Commercial Roof Flashing 101: The Basics

January 30, 2024

What is commercial roof flashing, and do I need to know about it? When a roofing company is in the process of building a new commercial structure, one of the most critical components to consider is flashing. Flashing refers to the materials used to seal around edges, corners, and roof penetration that protect against water … Read More

Commercial Roof Maintenance: Plan Ahead to Avoid Costly Repairs

January 2, 2024

Commercial roofs are often neglected until there is a problem. The damage has already been done by that time, and a costly repair bill is likely in order. The best way to avoid this scenario is to plan ahead for commercial roof maintenance. In this blog post, we will discuss some tips for keeping your … Read More

Santa and His Reindeer – How to Prepare Your Commercial Roof

December 12, 2023

Make sure your commercial roof is ready for Santa with these tips… Have you ever wondered if a visit by Santa and his reindeer could cause damage to your commercial roof? If Santa was coming to visit your house, there would be no need for concern. But, when they visit your business, you must take … Read More

Can Your Commercial Roof Leak in The Winter?

December 5, 2023

Now that winter is officially here, many commercial building owners and managers start to think about the potential problems that may arise due to the inevitable snow and ice buildup on their roofs. While we tend to think of summer rainfall as the leading cause of roof leaks, winter weather can also pose a significant … Read More

Commercial Roof Preventative Maintenance Plans: Now Is The Time To Set It Up

November 28, 2023

The days are getting shorter, the weather is colder, winter is here–and December is just a few days away! That means it’s time to be thinking about budgeting your preventative maintenance program for your commercial building’s roof for 2024. And now is the perfect time to get started! By establishing a regular maintenance schedule now, … Read More

Commercial Roof Damage: It Could Be Your Biggest Expense in 2024

November 21, 2023

Your roof is more important than you think – commercial roof damage can cost you more than you think. A roof is one of the most important parts of a commercial building. It keeps the interior space dry and protects it from the elements. Commercial roof damage can lead to water damage, exterior building damage, … Read More

The Comprehensive Guide to Commercial Roof Preventative Maintenance

November 14, 2023

Commercial Roof Preventative Maintenance: Money Well Spent. Effective maintenance is crucial for commercial property structures, ensuring long-term cost efficiency. This is especially true for your commercial roof, which represents a substantial financial investment. Regularly scheduled preventative maintenance can extend the life of your roof, prevent costly repairs, and even increase the overall value of your … Read More

6 Tips for Taking Care of Your Commercial Roof This Winter (2024)

November 7, 2023

Commercial Roof Maintenance During the Winter Months This time of year can be problematic for your commercial roof. Snow and ice accumulation, freezing and thawing temperatures, and the potential for leaks all make it essential to maintain your commercial roof this winter. Luckily, you can take some simple steps to protect your commercial roof from … Read More

The Advantages of Flat Roofs for Commercial Buildings

October 31, 2023

Flat Roofs: A Contemporary Choice for Commercial Structures. Commercial buildings often feature flat roofs, and there’s more to this architectural choice than meets the eye. In this article, we’ll explore the benefits and considerations behind the prevalence of flat roofs in commercial buildings. Types of Flat Roofs There are several variations of flat roofs, each … Read More

The Top 5 Causes of Commercial Roof Leaks (and How to Prevent Them)

October 24, 2023

Most business owners and property managers are not roofing experts. So, when their building’s roof starts to leak, they often have no idea where to start when it comes to finding and fixing the problem. In this blog post, we will discuss the top 5 causes of commercial roof leaks and how to prevent them … Read More

Commercial Roof Snow Removal for Minnesota Businesses

October 17, 2023

Prevent Snow Buildup on Your Commercial Roof with Mint Roofing’s Commercial Roof Snow Removal Services. Are you ready for winter? According to The Old Farmer’s Almanac Winter Forecast for 2023–2024, “Precipitation in the form of snowfall will be above normal. The snowiest periods will be in late November, mid-to-late December, mid-January, and early February. Expect … Read More

Winter Commercial Roof Maintenance: Protecting Your Investment (2024)

October 10, 2023

The Importance of Winter Commercial Roof Maintenance At Mint Roofing, we understand that your commercial property is a significant investment. Ensuring the health of your commercial roof during the harsh winter months is crucial to protect that investment. Winter brings challenges like snow and ice accumulation, freezing and thawing temperatures, and the potential for leaks. … Read More

What Is Meant By Commercial Roofing, and How Does it Differ From Residential Roofing?

October 3, 2023

What is Commercial Roofing? Commercial roofing refers to the installation of commercial roofs for businesses, warehouses, and other large commercial structures. A commercial roof provides protection from the elements like snow and rain for the contents and occupants of the business inside. A sound roof is critical to a business’ operation, as even minor leaks … Read More

Budgeting for a Commercial Roof Replacement: 10 Tips

September 26, 2023

What you should know about budgeting for a commercial roof replacement Commercial roofs don’t last forever. Replacing the roof on your commercial building is a certainty. Unfortunately, we see far too few building owners and facility managers plan for the expense of a commercial roof replacement. We take no particular joy in our customers dealing … Read More

Commercial Roof Inspections: The things we find!

September 19, 2023

Welcome to what many midwesterners consider the best (and shortest) season of the year – Fall! Fall is a busy season for commercial roof inspections. Building owners and property managers want to make sure that their roof is ready for the long winter that’s just around the corner. Our inspectors find lots of things when … Read More

EPDM: The Best Commercial Roof Material for Minnesota?

September 5, 2023

What makes EPDM such a good commercial roof material? Commercial roofs come in all shapes and sizes and can be made from various materials. You have many options when deciding on roofing material for your commercial building. One of the most popular materials for commercial roofs is EPDM. EPDM has proven to be a great … Read More

Commercial Roof Management: The Benefits of Maintaining Your Commercial Roof

August 15, 2023

Commercial Roof Management Can Save You Time and Money. Commercial roof management is critical for commercial building owners, property managers, and facility managers. This blog post will discuss the cost benefits of maintaining your commercial roof to extend its life and postpone an expensive commercial roof repair. Commercial Roofs are Expensive to Replace. Replacing the … 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

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

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

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

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