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How To Extend The Life Of Your Commercial Roof

November 11th, 2019|

Vanguard Roofing was asked to evaluate a government building to see about extending the life of the current roofing system. During the initial inspection, a core cut was also completed. Here is what we found and the solution we provided. […]

Why You Shouldn’t Play Roulette With Your Roof

October 14th, 2019|

“Roof roulette” is a game industrial managers play to avoid maintenance costs. Like casino gambling, it’s a game that almost guarantees disaster at some point. It involves letting leaks and other problems build up before hiring a contractor to come out for maintenance work. Here are reasons to avoid playing this dangerous game with roof repair. […]

How To Understand Preventive Maintenance & Why You Need It

October 7th, 2019|

The roof of your commercial building protects the interior from damage due to water, wind, and other hazards. Normal wear and tear and damage from storms can take a toll on your roof over time. Preventive maintenance helps lower this risk and keeps your roof in excellent condition.  […]

How to Best Prepare Your Commercial Roof for Winter Now

September 9th, 2019|

Summers in the Tri-State area never seem long enough. Just a few months from now, the weather will get cold (again) and snow will begin to fall. And when it does, will your commercial roof be ready to survive the winter? […]

How to Ruin Your Roof: Delay Snow Removal!

August 5th, 2019|

The roof is one of the most important aspects of your property as it provides protection from the elements. You want your roof to save you energy expenses and last a long time. One way to prolong the lifespan of your property’s roof is by being proactive when it comes to snow removal. […]

What You Need to Know about Winter and Your Commercial Roof

July 15th, 2019|

The seven states in Vanguard Roofing’s service area all feel the brisk chill of winter. Along with that invigorating, fresh winter air, though, we get snow, ice, and plunging temperatures. Commercial roofs, like all roofs, feel the impact of cold weather. Is your commercial roof ready for the arrival of winter?

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What You Need to Know about Your Flat Roof and Snow Removal

July 1st, 2019|

Flat roofs and snow aren’t the best combinations. The weight of the snow and the water that runs off as snow thaws can cause all sorts of problems on the roof. Here’s what you need to know about your flat roof and snow removal.

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Behind The Scenes At A Vanguard Commercial Roof Replacement

June 10th, 2019|

A 1,742,400 sq. ft. manufacturing facility called us to come inspect their flat roofing system. They asked us to check for deterioration due to the age and present our findings to them. They also inquired about the cost of new skylights.

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This Is Why Your Commercial Roof Needs A Roofing Core Cut

May 27th, 2019|

Just as scientists drill into the icy mantle of Antarctica and extract ice cores, commercial roofers can drill into your commercial property’s roof to remove a sample of every layer of your roof down to the roof deck. Why do this? Just as the scientists can tease out clues about earth’s atmosphere, temperatures and climate over thousands of years, so too can roofers learn about the exact makeup of the roof protecting your business. […]

Why You Should Have A Maintenance Agreement

May 13th, 2019|

Do you have a maintenance agreement for your commercial flat roof? If you don’t, take a moment to consider getting one. Getting routine maintenance from an experienced commercial flat roof contractor will keep the roof in good condition and pay off in the long run.

 
What Is Covered in a Maintenance Agreement?
Vanguard’s maintenance plans start […]