Church or School Roof Replacement

July 5, 2016By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Inspection, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Construction, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair

4 Reasons you would consider roof replacement on your church or school. Eyes on your roof prevents raindrops on your head. Even as a place of faith or education, you can’t count on divine intervention or expect the golden rule to work with mother nature. While preventative maintenance can go a long way, there comes … Read More

The Top 10 Commercial Roof Problems

August 20, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Contractor, Commercial Roofing Inspection, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, EPDM Roofing, Flat Roof Repair, Minneapolis Roofing Contractor, Minnesota Roofing, Roofing Construction, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair, Rubber Roofing, TPO Roofing

Our inspectors are out almost every day inspecting roofs all over Minnesota, and they see lots of interesting things going on. So what are the issues they see most often? Well, we don’t want the suspense to kill you, so read on!   This summer’s Top 10 List of Roof Issues (with pictures to boot!): … Read More

Homegrown and State Approved: Mint Roofing Receives Two-Year Contract

July 31, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Contractor, Commercial Roofing Inspection, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Minneapolis Roofing Contractor, Minnesota Roofing, Roofing Construction, Roofing Contractors, Roofing Maintenance

After completing the proper screening and vetting, Mint Roofing is now a Minnesota state-approved CPV contractor for commercial roof repairs, roof maintenance and roof replacement for the entire metro area, and much of the southern part of the state.   These contracts provide state agencies and eligible Cooperative Purchasing Venture (CPV) members an efficient way to … Read More

Pretty as a Penny; Tough as Nails: Using Copper in Commercial Roofing

July 23, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Contractor, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Roofing Construction, Roofing Contractors

Using copper is a popular, albeit expensive, choice of commercial roofing materials. In fact, the expense is often the sole reason alternative materials are chosen. But there are some clear (and shiny) benefits to using copper as a roofing solution:   It’s durable. In some cases, it is known to have lasted centuries, but definitely … Read More

65 and Counting!

May 13, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Contractor, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Minneapolis Roofing Contractor, Minnesota Roofing, Roofing Construction, Roofing Contractors, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair, Sheet Metal Contractor

Birthdays Really are for the Young   This is an exciting year for Mint Roofing (which started out in life as Dalbec Roofing). We’re turning 65, but we feel younger than ever!   The company was started in 1950 as Lester J. Dalbec Roofing & Sheet Metal. It was a small shop located in Deephaven, … Read More

Solar Panels on Roofs: The Bright Spots and Trouble Spots

April 29, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Inspection, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Minnesota Roofing, Roofing Construction, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair

Solar panels on rooftops, something we see more and more of, offer energy solutions, but also attract and reflect heat and light that can cause blisters on built-up roofs, and warping on EPDM (rubber) roofs.   Another issue or concern we often see on rubber roofs, is the moving of rock (which is the ballast … Read More

The Low Bid vs. The Best Bid

April 24, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Contractor, Commercial Roofing Inspection, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Minneapolis Roofing Contractor, Minnesota Roofing, Roofing Construction

  Battle of the Bids Makes for Some Interesting Sleuthing   Most everyone we know is pretty thrifty when it comes to spending money…especially when it’s on something substantial like a new roof. So the natural reaction is to start getting quotes to answer the big question of “what’s it going to cost?”   The … Read More

Congrats to our Winter Freeze Winners!

April 7, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Flat Roof Repair, Minnesota Roofing, Roofing Construction, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair

The Winter Freeze Contest wrapped up at the end of March. Congrats to our two winners who successfully guessed the lowest temperatures for February and March (although given the interesting weather patterns we had in March, we should have asked people to guess the warmest temperature!).    Our February winner is Patrick Senescall, Commercial Property … Read More

Do I haaave to go to the dentist?

March 31, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Inspection, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Flat Roof Repair, Flat Roof Replacement, Minnesota Roofing, Roofing Construction, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair

Not many people relish the idea of going to the dentist…for lots of reasons. But most of us make ourselves go every six months to a year for our regular cleanings and preventative maintenance. We all know that taking care of our teeth proactively will make our teeth last longer. Makes sense.   The same … Read More