How condensation can mimic commercial roof leaks
October 19, 2021

How condensation can mimic commercial roof leaks

It might not be a leak – it might be condensation Fall is here and our average daily temperatures are starting to drop. When the weather turns cold we tend to see an increase in leak reports. But sometimes what appears to be a commercial roof leak is not a leak at all. If your … Read More

by Kevin Krolczyk
Finding the best commercial roofing contractor in Minnesota; 7 things to consider
October 12, 2021

Finding the best commercial roofing contractor in Minnesota; 7 things to consider

How do you find the best commercial roofing contractor for your project? You’ve budgeted for a significant commercial roof project, and you’re ready to start researching contractors and requesting bids. How can you be sure you’ve found the best commercial roofing contractor in Minnesota for your project? In this blog, we’ll give you seven key things … Read More

by Kevin Krolczyk
Why is proactive commercial roofing management important?
October 5, 2021

Why is proactive commercial roofing management important?

How does proactive commercial roofing management benefit facility managers? REDUCES REPAIR COSTS OVER TIME In previous blogs, we’ve discussed conditions that can damage your roof. In almost every example, making repairs when roof damage is minimal helps prevent more costly repairs down the road.  Routine inspections and regular upkeep help eliminate both major repairs and … Read More

by Kevin Krolczyk
Selecting a Commercial Roofing Contractor
September 28, 2021

Selecting a Commercial Roofing Contractor

Commercial roofs can be one of the most expensive construction components on any building (but also one of the most important since it protects all that is housed within). Although tempting to simply take the low bid, there are other questions you should be asking. Let’s walk through some steps that will show you how … Read More

by Kevin Krolczyk
Commercial Roofing Cost: What drives pricing?
September 21, 2021

Commercial Roofing Cost: What drives pricing?

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

by Kevin Krolczyk
How to prepare your commercial roof for Winter
September 14, 2021

How to prepare your commercial roof for Winter

How to prepare your commercial roof for Winter If you’re a Game of Thrones fan, you’ll recall that the first episode was titled “Winter Is Coming.” Much of the first season focused on preparation for a long cold winter. Well, Winter IS coming, and we’ve put together a few things you can do to prepare … Read More

by Kevin Krolczyk
How are supply shortages affecting the commercial roofing industry?
September 7, 2021

How are supply shortages affecting the commercial roofing industry?

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

by Kevin Krolczyk
Commercial Roofing Types: What is most common in Minnesota?
August 31, 2021

Commercial Roofing Types: What is most common in Minnesota?

What are the main types of commercial roof systems used in Minnesota? What types of commercial roofs are most commonly found protecting Minnesota’s commercial buildings? In this blog, we’ll explore the types of roofs commonly used to keep our buildings dry. Minnesotans have bragging rights when it comes to extreme climate. With 140-degree temperature swings … Read More

by Kevin Krolczyk
My Commercial Roof Is Leaking: Who should I call first?
August 24, 2021

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

My Commercial Roof Is Leaking: Who should I call first? It’s easy to ignore the roof on your commercial building during a historic drought. 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 be the first time you’ve … Read More

by Kevin Krolczyk
How to select the best commercial roofing contractor
August 17, 2021

How to select the best commercial roofing contractor

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

by Kevin Krolczyk
How does a flat commercial roof drain?
August 10, 2021

How does a flat commercial roof drain?

How Does a Flat Commercial Roof Drain? 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. Is my roof really flat? While your roof may be considered a … Read More

by Kevin Krolczyk
What Are the Leading Causes of Commercial Roof Damage?
August 3, 2021

What Are the Leading Causes of Commercial Roof Damage?

What Are the Leading Causes of Commercial Roof Damage? Being aware of the causes of commercial roof damage can help prevent the expense and business disruption of a damaged, leaky roof. If you are a building owner, Property Manager, or Facilities Manager, chances are you have had to deal with a leaky roof at some … Read More

by Kevin Krolczyk