Job Files – Lincoln University – Oxford, PA
Who was the customer?
Lincoln University in Oxford, Chester County, PA http://www.lincoln.edu/ Lincoln University was founded in 1854 as the nation’s first degree-granting Historically Black College and University. During our first 100 years, Lincoln graduated approximately 20 percent of the black physicians and more than 10 percent of the black attorneys in the nation.
What was the old roof?
The old roof was EPDM that had been had been installed with flashings that allowed melting snow to enter Alumni Hall and cause significant damage to the historic structure.
What is the new roof?
The new roof is Duro-Last 50 mil reinforced white PVC. The roofing membrane is mechanically attached through the old roofing material directly to the roof deck saving the expense of tear-off & new insulation and ensuring the most reliable resistance to high-winds. Seams are welded with the safety of hot air and are permanent unlike taped seams. The Duro-Last Supreme Warranty covers consequential damages, ponding water, and has no required maintenance reporting. Duro-Last is Energy Star® rated and highly-resistant to the expansion & contraction that degrade black roofs. No TPO is used to make Duro-Last, only PVC that has been proven over the last 40 yrs.
About Manchester Roofing Systems
Manchester Roofing Systems is a Better Business Bureau A+ rated Duro-Last Master Contractor based in West Caln, PA on the eastern edge of Lancaster County. Manchester Roofing System’s location affords both low-overhead & good highway access to a large portion of the mid-Atlantic region including PA, NJ, DE & MD. Manchester Roofing Systems is a commercial roofer & industrial roofer and specializes in commercial roofing, industrial roofing, flat roofing & low-slope roofing.
Manchester Roofing Systems can be reached at 877-220-4590.