Posted on 2/10/2020 4:00 AM By A Plus Roofing
Unlike residential roofs, which use a pitch to direct water and debris, most commercial roofs use a flat roof system. The flat roof effectively protects a commercial building using a completely different approach to roofing, but it boasts several surprising advantages over residential roofs. A commercial roof is much easier to access for regular maintenance and repairs. It’s also much less costly to repair or replace than its residential roof counterparts as labor is much simpler and materials are more affordable.
Posted on 10/16/2017 4:00 AM By A Plus Roofing
Tar and gravel roof systems, also known as built-up roofing gained popularity about a hundred years ago when the many uses of crude oil were finding their way into the economy. As a commercial flat roof system, they've been pretty good and pretty cheap. Fortunately, scientists have developed more sophisticated products that also serve very well on flat and low-slope roofs. A-Plus Roofing Co. highly recommends these systems for their many benefits.
Posted on 6/12/2017 4:00 AM By A Plus Roofing
Duro-Last commercial roofing has been around since the late 70’s. For almost 40 years it has grown to become the most popular type of commercial roofing in the industry. Commercial and large-scale building contractors use Duro-Last roofs regularly across the U.S. This amazing product has become a staple in the industry.
Posted on 3/13/2017 4:00 AM By A Plus Roofing
Although they achieve the same function, the very design of a flat roof is different from that of a pitched roof. There are instances in which a residential building may have a flat roof, but flat roofs are generally assumed to be for commercial or industrial buildings. Likewise, people tend to understand what maintenance their house's pitched roof requires but aren't sure about what the flat roof of a commercial building needs. Although flat roofs are typically quite sound and do the job they were intended for, there are a number of reasons why a flat roof might leak.
Posted on 1/16/2017 4:00 AM By A Plus Roofing
Your roof is the largest area of space exposed to the elements when it comes to your commercial building. As such, your roof will sustain a lot of damage over the years. You can eliminate the extensive roof work by getting your roof inspected annually so that repairs don’t get too bad. Below you will find a few problems that could lead to serious problems without an annual roof inspection.
Posted on 8/15/2016 4:00 AM By A Plus Roofing
Your roof is a protection mechanism that keeps you and your business protected from the elements and animals. A roof that is in perfect condition can help extend the life of the structure by preventing water, wind, and animals from compromising its integrity. However, a roof that is poorly maintained and in need of repairs can be the source of multiple problems. The following are a few reasons why you should get a roofing inspection to determine the state of your roof.