The biggest difference between commercial and residential roofs is the slope. Since flat roofs are not sloped, they are composed of different materials than sloped ones. Due to this, the signs that you are in need of commercial roof repairs can vary from the signs you would see on a residential one. Here are a [...]
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Do roof coatings work well & save money? For low-slope roofs (the technical name for what most people refer to as a flat roof or a commercial roof) that have already started leaking, may not be in the best of shape, or don’t have the best drainage, the most accurate answer is "it really [...]
Whether a partial or full tear-off of a flat roof is needed is straight-forward, or at least it should be. After all, the most common reason a flat roof tear-off is needed is to remove any part of the roofing system that is wet below the roof surface. There are other reasons, including building code [...]
RCI (http://www.rci-online.org/) is an international association of professional consultants, architects, and engineers who specialize in the specification and design of roofing, waterproofing and exterior wall systems. Their monthly technical journal (Interface) is a very good source of technical information about low-slope and flat commercial roofs. The March 2014 issue contains an article called TiO2: A [...]