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How To Decide If You Should Coat Your Flat Roof

Flat roofs offer several advantages to commercial building owners and operators. They’re more affordable than sloped roofs and provide more space for rooftop installations. They’re also more accessible and easier to maintain.

You might find yourself debating whether you need to coat your roof. The final decision depends on various factors. These include what type of flat roof you have, how old it is, and your annual maintenance costs. […]

December 2nd, 2019|Commercial, Roofing|

How To Extend The Life Of Your Commercial Roof

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. […]

November 11th, 2019|Commercial, Roof Maintenance|

Why You Shouldn’t Play Roulette With Your Roof

“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. […]

October 14th, 2019|Blog, Roofing|

How To Understand Preventive Maintenance & Why You Need It

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.  […]

October 7th, 2019|Commercial, Roof Maintenance, Roofing|

How to Best Prepare Your Commercial Roof for Winter Now

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? […]

September 9th, 2019|Commercial, Roof Maintenance, Roofing|

How to Ruin Your Roof: Delay Snow Removal!

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. […]

August 5th, 2019|Roofing, Snow Removal|

What You Need to Know about Winter and Your Commercial Roof

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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July 15th, 2019|Commercial, Roof Maintenance, Roofing|

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

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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July 1st, 2019|Commercial, Roof Maintenance, Roofing|

Behind The Scenes At A Vanguard Commercial Roof Replacement

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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June 10th, 2019|News, Roofing|

This Is Why Your Commercial Roof Needs A Roofing Core Cut

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. […]

May 27th, 2019|Commercial, Roof Maintenance, Roofing|