When we think “green”, we imagine recyclable bags, clean energy and hybrid cars. The last thought on our minds, however, is a sustainable roof. [Read more…]
Here are the 5 reasons Asphalt Shingles are an amazing roofing option:
Buying a new roof is a lot like buying a new home. It’s one of the most expensive upgrades you can invest in—so you better make sure it’s worth the money! [Read more…]
At James Kate Roofing and Construction, we offer a range of high quality, affordable and roofing solutions for your roofing needs. As professional roof repair specialists and maintenance service providers we can vouch for the fact that commercial roofs are decidedly difficult to look after. And this holds especially true for areas that suffer through extreme weather conditions. [Read more…]
Your roof is the first line of defense against natural calamities that can put an end to business as usual! However, the fact that the roof is also the most vulnerable part of the building isn’t helping your cause. [Read more…]
Built-up roofing systems were once a popular solution for commercial and other flat or low sloped roofs. However, these have now been replaced by modified bitumen.
In the 1970s, Modified Bitumen Roofing was introduced to the US roofing market, and it quickly caught on.
That roof is a huge investment! And all it needs is a little bit of TLC to last for many decades to come. Average asphalt roofing, is the most common type, and can easily last for 20 to 30 years. There are some steps you can take to help prolong its life, and protect and sustain its integrity for many more years. [Read more…]
Here are 5 important things to consider before you pick new colored shingles: [Read more…]
Commercial roofs are often flat sloped, membrane structures, built to protect the interiors from severe environmental conditions and other damaging factors.
Unlike homeowners, commercial property owners may not have the time to climb up the roof and diagnose it for potentially damaging problems. However, this doesn’t mean that the roof should be ignored. [Read more…]
Every property owner takes certain steps to ensure that their property remains safe. Residential or commercial property; the roof is one of the few structures that have a very necessary function in protecting the building.
Proper installation and maintenance can ward off several problems.
However, inexperienced roofers and seasonal construction workers can ruin the process. Here are the five most common problems that may occur as a result: [Read more…]