5 Warning Signs That it’s Time to Replace Your Commercial Roof

August 1, 2023

If you’re thinking about roof replacement but unsure whether you really need one, here are five warning signs that indicate that it may be time to replace your commercial roof: The roof is more than 25 years old Blistering appears on the roof’s surface The roof is uneven or soft in certain areas There is an … Read More

Commercial Roof Replacement: What to Expect

July 11, 2023

What to expect when you’re about to have your commercial roof replaced. So you’ve decided to replace your commercial roof, and you have lots of questions: How long will it take? How will it disrupt my business? Will it be a messy process? Is it noisy? Let’s take a look at what you can expect … Read More

Commercial Roofing Services in Minnesota: Your Guide to Getting the Job Done Right

July 4, 2023

What you need to know when selecting a commercial roofing services contractor. If you’re a business owner, property manager, or facility manager in Minnesota, then you know that keeping your building’s roof in good condition is essential to protecting your investment. A leaky roof can cause all sorts of problems, from water damage to mold … Read More

How to Select The Best Commercial Roofing Contractor

June 20, 2023

How to select the best commercial roofing contractor for your commercial building Deciding on the best commercial roofing contractor for your flat roof project can be a confusing and daunting task. We’ve put together a few tips that will help you find the best fit for your commercial roof installation, maintenance, or repair project. Do … Read More

Celebrating National Roofing Week 2023

June 4, 2023

Celebrating National Roofing Week: Join Mint Roofing in Honoring Excellence and Community. June 4-11 is National Roofing Week, and Mint Roofing is thrilled to participate in this annual event that recognizes the crucial role roofs play in our day-to-day lives.  Organized by the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA), this week-long celebration provides an opportunity to showcase … Read More

7 Signs it Might Be Time to Replace Your Commercial Roof

May 30, 2023

Will you know when it’s time to replace your commercial roof?  How are you supposed to know when the time has come to replace your commercial roof? Since your building is often your most valuable asset, it’s critical to preserve it.  Protecting the contents of your building from leaks is the primary function of a … Read More

Commercial Roofing Types: What’s Most Common in Minnesota?

May 23, 2023

What are the most common commercial roofing types used on commercial buildings in Minnesota? In this blog, we’ll explore this question and discuss the types of roofing materials commonly used to keep our buildings dry.Minnesotans have bragging rights when it comes to extreme climate. With 140-degree temperature swings from summer to winter, we see almost … Read More

Busting Commercial Roofing Myths: The Truth About Your Roof

May 9, 2023

Every industry has its own folklore and has to deal with myths, misunderstandings, and misinformation. The commercial roofing industry is no different. This blog post lists some of the most common commercial roofing myths that we hear. Myth #1: My roof is new, so there’s nothing to worry about. Sigh. If only that were true. … Read More

My Commercial Roof Is Leaking: Who should I call first?

May 2, 2023

My Commercial Roof Is Leaking: Who should I call first? It’s easy to ignore the roof of your commercial building during a historic drought like we had in 2022. But what do you do if you suddenly find your commercial roof is leaking after a heavy downpour? Who should you call first? While this may … Read More

Tips to Get Your Commercial Roof Ready for Spring and Summer (2023)

April 25, 2023

As the weather starts to warm up, it’s important to be thinking about getting your commercial roof ready for Spring. The last thing you want when the rain starts to pour is a leaky roof! This blog post will discuss some tips to keep in mind to get your commercial roof ready for spring and … Read More

Springtime Commercial Roof Inspections: What Our Roofers Find

April 4, 2023

The snow is finally melting, and the days are getting longer – it must be Springtime! And with Spring comes one of our busiest times of the year: Commercial Roof Inspections Season. We see many different things on roofs after the snow and ice have thawed. Some require immediate attention. Some of them are, well, … Read More

It’s Time to Find Out How Well Your Commercial Roof Survived Winter

March 28, 2023

Do you know how your commercial roof survived winter? Let’s face it; this has been a brutal winter. With near-record snowfall, rain, ice, and wildly fluctuating temperatures, your commercial roof has endured it all. Winter can be harsh on commercial flat roofs, especially in Minnesota, with our weather extremes. The combination of freeze-thaw cycles, heavy … Read More

How does a flat commercial roof drain?

March 14, 2023

Flat commercial roofs require a functional drainage system to protect the interior of the building from water damage. Your commercial roof may incorporate one of several different types of drainage systems, some using more than one. So, how does a flat commercial roof drain? Is my roof really flat? While your roof may be considered … Read More

The Impact of Heavy Snow and Spring Rain on Commercial Roofs

March 7, 2023

When winter’s snow turns to spring rain, it can be a double whammy for commercial roofs. The combination of heavy snow and spring rain on commercial roofs can lead to serious damage. Minnesota tends to see a lot of heavy snowfall followed by rainfall in the Spring, and it’s important to take precautions to protect … Read More

Overcoming the Weight of Heavy Snow on Commercial Roofs: Solutions & Tips

February 21, 2023

Can Snow Be Too Heavy on a Roof? Winter brings snow, and while it may look pretty, it can cause significant problems for commercial roofs. In this article, we will discuss the effects of heavy snow on commercial roofs and provide solutions to prevent or address potential damage. How Much Does Snow Weigh on a … Read More

Why Building Owners Should Prioritize Regular Commercial Roof Maintenance

January 17, 2023

Everyone knows that regular oil changes and maintenance checks extend the life of your car, yet some folks still don’t do it. Unfortunately, the same goes for many commercial building owners and facility managers. Despite knowing the importance of regular maintenance to ensure a long lifespan and optimal performance from their roof, many property owners … Read More

Commercial Roofing Cost: What drives pricing?

September 13, 2022

Commercial Roofing Cost: What drives pricing? One of the most common questions we get asked is, “How much will it cost to install/replace my commercial roof?” The answer has become more difficult than ever to answer – especially in the last year or so. Let’s look at what impacts commercial roofing costs. Market Volatility The … Read More

Commercial Roof Inspection: Avoid the Fall Rush

August 2, 2022

It’s not too late to schedule your 2022 commercial roof inspection or maintenance project – Yet. If you’ve been putting off scheduling your commercial roof inspection, repair, or replacement project – NOW is the time to get on our calendar. As we approach the end of Summer, we are expecting record business and long lead … Read More

Budgeting for a New Commercial Roof: Top 10 Tips

May 17, 2022

What you need to know about budgeting for a new commercial roof Because your commercial building’s flat roof has value and is one of the most significant capital expenditures you’ve made, it’s critical that it’s installed correctly, maintained, and inspected on a regular basis. These three factors will ensure that your investment is protected for … Read More

How are supply shortages affecting the commercial roofing industry?

September 7, 2021

How are supply shortages affecting the commercial roofing industry and how does it impact you? Supply shortages are everywhere. From cars to building materials to labor, almost every industry faces shortages due to the economic disruption from the COVID-19 pandemic and many other unforeseen events such as fires, hurricanes, unexpected freezing, and even canal closures. … Read More

Commercial Roofs Vs. Summer Heat

June 24, 2021

In Minnesota, the hottest temperatures are in July and August…the months we all live for and dream about in January and February when temps are at their coldest.   So what’s happening on your commercial roof during these hottest of summer days?  With a properly maintained roof, hopefully not much. But some common issues include … Read More

How much does rain weigh on a commercial roof?

June 3, 2021

Keep the pool in the ground where it belongs by scheduling a TopSite commercial roof inspection.  Did you know one cubic foot of water weighs 63 pounds? A few inches of standing water in a 10′ x 10′ roof area adds a few thousand pounds of weight to your roof. All it takes is one … Read More

How to Avoid Costly Commercial Roof Repairs

May 13, 2021

Delane Cleveland at Channel 12 News Northwest interviewed Mint Roofing President, Kevin Krolczyk, and Inspector, Tristan Lundblad, on the importance of commercial roof inspections and how preventative maintenance can be 2.5x less than the cost of repairing a leaking roof.

To Exceed or Not To Exceed Expectations

April 15, 2021

Sometimes it just doesn’t take that much to make us happy, or even exceedingly happy. Like when the guy at the farmer’s market throws in an extra cob of corn (sometimes two!), you feel like you won the lottery. Score!   Or when the teller at the drive through window includes a doggie treat for … Read More