Warranty Warnings: What You Should Know to Truly Protect Your Roof Investment

September 10, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Contractor, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Minneapolis Roofing Contractor, Minnesota Roofing, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair

Congratulations! You have a new roof (or you’re getting one soon). And of course there’s a warranty, so you’re golden. Nothing can go wrong!   Not to burst your bubble, but too often people let the idea of a warranty lull them into a false sense of security, and what you don’t know could indeed … Read More

Mint Roofing Featured on KARE 11

June 5, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Contractor, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Flat Roof Replacement, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair

Bryan Piatt of KARE 11 News recently featured Mint Roofing in his Tuesday morning segments of Bryan For Hire.   Piatt joined Mint Roofing President Kevin Krolczyk on the roof of Auburn Manor in Chaska, Minnesota Tuesday, June 2, and went to work as a new hire. He helped the commercial roof contractor with a … 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

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

What’s in a Name?

March 13, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Contractor, Commercial Roofing Inspection, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Flat Roof Repair, Roofing Construction, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair

Shakespeare’s famous line from Romeo and Juliet, “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet,” implies that the names of things do not affect what they really are. The guy was poetic, for sure, but that may not always ring true.   Case in point: the rebranding of our much-loved preventative maintenance program … Read More

Wade a Minute, Baby!

February 9, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Gutters, Commercial Roofing Inspection, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Minnesota Roofing, Roofing Construction, Roofing Maintenance

With more than 10,000 lakes in Minnesota, the last place you want to find one is on your roof. But that’s exactly what can happen if water can’t drain properly!   Whether it’s snowmelt or a heavy rain, water has to go somewhere. Commercial roofs use drains to remove water from the roof. But if … Read More

Seal the Deal with Protection and Prevention

January 16, 2015By MintRoofingCommercial Roofing Contractor, Commercial Roofing Inspection, Commercial Roofing Maintenance, Commercial Roofing MN, Flat Roof Repair, Minneapolis Roofing Contractor, Minnesota Roofing, Roofing Construction, Roofing Maintenance, Roofing Repair

No one wants to get an “F”, especially on his or her roof. Cheer up…we’ve got study notes for you.   It’s time to get schooled on Sealant Failures. First, it helps to understand that sealants are used in a variety of ways on a roof. Sometimes they’re used more like caulking to fill space … Read More