To Exceed or Not To Exceed Expectations

September 30, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Inspection, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair

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

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

Why Relationships Matter: The Value of Partnerships

August 6, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Contractor, Commercial Roofing Inspection, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Minneapolis Roofing Contractor, Roofing Contractors

Imagine if every time you went to the dentist, you had to start from scratch. Sure, sure…they have your file from the “other” dentist, but they still want to do their own base level examination, complete with X-rays, just so they have a true understanding of your situation and any issues that may need to … 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

Prevent Ice Dams: A Serious Problem, We Swear

February 2, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Flat Roof Repair, Minneapolis Roofing Contractor, Minnesota Roofing, Roofing Construction, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair

Chances are if you’ve lived in this winter climate for any amount of time, you’ve had some experience with ice dams on your own house. The warm air under the insulated portion of the roof causes snow to melt. When the water travels down to the over hang (the un-insulated portion of the roof), it … Read More

Snow Load: A Weighty Issue

January 23, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Inspection, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Minnesota Roofing, Roofing Construction, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair

This winter hasn’t generated any monster snow build-ups…yet. But we have a long way to go before we’re in the clear. And believe it or not, no snow can do a different kind of damage. Just like a light blanket of snow insulates the grass and shrubs in our yards (protecting them from the cold), … Read More

Enter Our Winter Freeze Contest and Win Big!

January 5, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Contractor, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Minneapolis Roofing Contractor, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair

Things may look frozen out there, but trust us…there’s a lot happening on your roof right now. Performing regular roof maintenance is like putting Chap Stick on your lips before they get dry and cracked…it’s far less painful and keeps you happier in the long run.   Over the next few months, we want to … Read More