Have you been putting off replacement of your commercial roof until sometime later in the year? If you have either been told you need to need to replace your roof – or have a strong inkling that a simple repair isn’t going to do it – you’ll want to take action before the first snowflake flies.
Metal roofs can be an attractive option due to their longevity, minimal maintenance and energy efficiency, as long as you are aware of some of the issues to watch for.
Built-up roofing has been around for well over 100 years and has maintained an excellent track record. Still, when newer roofing membrane choices came along for low-slope commercial roofing, BUR, commonly referred to as "tar and gravel" roofs, took a back seat to single-ply systems, such as PVC, TPO and EPDM.
As one of the leading commercial roofing contractors in Northeast Ohio, Roberts Roofing is often called upon to tackle projects under unusual circumstances and at special places that call for unique solutions. This is the first in a series of blogs where we share some of these solutions and our approach to meeting our customers’ needs.