Single-Ply Roofing

Which Single-Ply Roofing System Is Best for Your Facility? (PVC, EPDM or TPO?) Choosing the right singly-ply roof system for your facility is important to the structure of your building. Before you dive into a decision, consider a few key details about your roof. How severe is the slope? Will there be lots of foot […]

 Roofing Seasonality

Taking advantage of the seasonality of the roofing industry   It’s a pretty well known fact that the easiest time to replace a roof is when the weather is perfect – sun is shining and there is no impending threat of rain.  It’s really just common sense.  Similar to any company in the construction industry, […]

 Ballasted EPDM Roofing Systems: How Cool Are They?

When you think of  single-ply EPDM roofing systems, you probably think about the membrane’s superior weatherability, its remarkable resistance to deterioration and its capacity to remain strong and flexible even in frigid temperatures. You might already know that rubberized EPDM membrane is recyclable and that it often comes with one of the longest warranties in […]

 Case Study: HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital Re-Roof

HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Arlington Arlington, TX l 4/3/2013 63,744 sq. ft. l 60-mil LaserWeld® TPO  After 20 years, the ballasted EPDM roof on the HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital in Arlington, Texas was nearing the end of its useful life. Energy costs were a major concern and it was obvious the new system needed to be […]

 BOMA Indianapolis Trade Show is a Homecoming of Sorts for North American Roofing

Indianapolis, IN May 2, 2013 – When North American Roofing, one of the largest commercial and industrial roofing companies in the United States, exhibits at the annual BOMA Indianapolis Trade Show next week, it will be a homecoming of sorts. North American Roofing, which has been in continuous operation since 1979 and has installed and […]

 Disadvantages of One-Size-Fits-All Roofs

As if it wasn’t already hard enough to navigate the world of commercial roofs, now you have to deal with manufactures that push one-size-fits-all roofs, backed by blanket claims. Faced with a mountain of dubious “facts” and “figures,” how can facility owners and managers sift through the confusion and make the right roofing choice? One-size-fits-all […]