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Scientifically Maintain Your Flat Roof – Here’s How

May 14th, 2018|

Part of your job as a commercial property manager is to oversee roof maintenance and keep costs from spiraling out of control.

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Why Flat Roof Health Is A High Priority

May 7th, 2018|

If you own a property with a flat roof, you know it can be more of a pain than a sloped roof because of extra flat roof maintenance.

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Why Maintenance Means Maintaining Business

April 23rd, 2018|

If you’re the owner of a business in the Hudson Valley, NY area, then building maintenance is not something that you can overlook, especially when it comes to your roof.

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Is Roof Maintenance Right For My Building?

April 16th, 2018|

Every commercial property owner needs to be concerned about roof maintenance.

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How Roof Maintenance Saves Managers Time and Money

March 27th, 2018|

Sometimes a small up-front investment pays off. Though the tale has shape-shifted over time, New College (part of Oxford University) replaced its 1371 dining hall’s massive oak roofing timbers by harvesting mighty oaks planted hundreds of years earlier for just such a renovation. Atlas Obscura points out that the tiny acorns were given plenty of time — around 492 years — to reach the sizes needed for the 1863 restoration. A small investment of time and money for roof maintenance can pay off for facilities managers, too. […]

How Snow Affects Your Roof Maintenance Plan

February 5th, 2018|

As a commercial property owner or manager in the Northeast, you not only have to contend with wear and damage done to your roof by rain, wind and sun, you also have to factor in the effects of frozen precipitation like snow, sleet and ice. If you don’t have a strategy in place for snow management, your building is at risk of serious leaks and water damage, or a partial or complete roof failure and collapse.

To protect your property during the winter months, you should implement these actions that are critical components of roof maintenance plans here in the Northeast:

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How a Roof Maintenance Plan Makes Your Job Simpler

January 29th, 2018|

As a commercial building owner or manager, you no doubt have your hands full with all the day-to-day responsibilities of property management. One way to simplify your job and make your life easier is to partner with a reputable local commercial roofer to create a maintenance plan for your property. Roof maintenance plans can bring […]

New Year, Same Roof! How Maintenance Extends Your Roof’s Life

January 15th, 2018|

You might think since your commercial roof isn’t new, there isn’t much point implementing a maintenance plan. However, getting started with regular maintenance now can offer benefits like minimizing future repair expenses, preserving your building’s energy efficiency to keep heating and cooling costs in check, and preventing leaks that damage the building’s structure, interior and contents like equipment, furnishings or inventory. Putting a roof maintenance plan into action in 2018 can also extend the useful life of your roof and delay the need for a costly replacement by:

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3 New Year’s Actions to Benefit Your Roof

January 8th, 2018|

The arrival of the new year is worth celebrating, because it means there are only roughly three more months of harsh winter weather that can adversely affect the roof on your commercial property. Taking the following three actions this January can help keep your roof in the best possible condition now and all year long:

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What You Need to Know about Snow and Your Roof

December 18th, 2017|

A typical New England winter produces a lot of snow, and this kind of precipitation can cause significant problems on a commercial or industrial roof. Here are some of the most common snow-related issues that can wreak havoc on your roof: […]