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Tips for Being Prepared for Snow Removal

October 2nd, 2017|

With another winter on the way, the roof on your commercial property will soon have to endure considerable stress from snow, ice, and slush. The time to get prepared for winters worst is now, well before the first flakes of snow begin to fly.

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3 Ways Thermal Imaging Your Roof Saves Big Money

September 28th, 2017|

 

As a commercial building owner or manager, the premature failure of a key structural asset like the roof can have a big impact on your bottom line. Managing your roofing asset with timely inspections is the best way to avoid unexpected roof-related expenditures. Unfortunately, you can’t count on visual evaluations alone to pinpoint areas where subsurface moisture is causing slow and steady roof deterioration. […]

What You Need to Know about Stellar Roof Maintenance Plans

August 28th, 2017|

 

The roof on your commercial property sits in a vulnerable position, so it’s particularly susceptible to aging and wear. If you don’t maintain the roof it won’t stay watertight, and the roof and the building beneath are going to deteriorate. The result can be water damage to the roof decking and insulation, as well as the interior walls, ceilings and electrical and mechanical systems, and a decline in indoor air quality. Developing a stellar roof maintenance plan can let you avoid these costly consequences and help preserve the value of your commercial property. […]

4 Destructive Things to Prevent on Your Commercial Roof

August 15th, 2017|

Your commercial roof sits fully exposed to a daily onslaught of Mother Nature’s destructive forces. To get the greatest possible ROI on your roof asset and protect your building and its contents, it’s vital to be aware of developing issues and have your commercial roofing professional tackle maintenance and repairs as needed. Here are four types of destruction to stay vigilant against:

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How to Tell if it’s Time for Slate Roof Replacement

July 24th, 2017|

The steep-slope roof on your commercial property not only shields the entire structure from the elements, but it’s also a highly-visible architectural element that can detract from the building’s aesthetic if it’s in poor condition. If you’re seeing the following warning signs, it’s time to schedule a roof inspection and talk to your commercial roofing specialist about your replacement options:

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How to Be the Best Commercial Roofing Customer

July 10th, 2017|

 

If you own or manage a commercial property, you’re bound to be approached by roofing companies offering maintenance, repair and replacement services. Since your roof is a critically-important asset that deserves only the best of care, you’ll want to attract competent, intelligent and professional roofers by taking the following steps.

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How to Vet the Best Commercial Roofer

June 12th, 2017|

 

Around Wappingers Falls, every business has choices in selecting a commercial roofer. How you go about picking the perfect partner for your commercial roof is a matter of personal preference, but some basic, foundational truths apply.

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3 Things You Never Want to Hear from Your Commercial Roofer

June 5th, 2017|

When problems develop with the roof on your property and you contact a local commercial roofer, you need to be confident that they have the skills and knowledge to assess what’s wrong and take appropriate corrective measures. The statements a roofer makes can be telltale signs that you should keep looking for a more qualified professional, and here are three good examples:

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Does Your Commercial Roof Need a Makeover? How to Tell

May 8th, 2017|

 

Commercial roofs in general are designed to last for many years, but every one is unique. Because your commercial roof is custom-made, there are a number of variables that can contribute to its current condition, including the type of roofing material, the quality of installation, the weather conditions it has been exposed to, as well as its maintenance and repair history.

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Commercial Roof Tax Tips You Need to Know

May 1st, 2017|

Your firm’s fiscal year may not mean that April 18, 2017 is tax day for you, but knowing a few tips and tricks is a good strategy for getting your commercial roof to give back to you at tax time. As a leader in commercial roofing for southeast New York, we know most business owners view their roofs as — no pun intended — overhead. Capital repairs, however, are tax deductions, though you can depreciate some roof work while taking the full deduction for other work. […]