What you Need to Know About Vapor Retarders

What you Need to Know About Vapor Retarders

The need for, use and design of a vapor retarder in the design of a roof system used to be a hotly debated topic. It appears now—when vapor retarders are needed more than ever—the design community seems to have lost interest, which is not good, considering how codes and standards (altered through concerns for energy savings) have changed how buildings are designed, constructed and operated. Most notably, positive building pressures are changing the game

The Benefits of Having a Thermal Moisture Scan

The Benefits of Having a Thermal Moisture Scan

Once you have installed a new roofing system at your facility, it’s important to remember that it will require regular inspections and maintenance by qualified professionals in order to keep it in proper working order.

Over time, a small leak can lead to mold and wet insulation that can cause your roof to fail. One of the most valuable tools that roofing professionals use to check on the viability of a roof is the thermal moisture scan.

4 Reasons You Should Consider a 2001 Company Commercial Roof

4 Reasons You Should Consider a 2001 Company Commercial Roof

The more severe the weather gets, the more you’ll appreciate your 2001 Company Wind Vented roof.

2001 Company is a manufacturer that has created a unique, high-quality negative pressure roof system that is ideal for use on commercial properties. Hospitals/medical facilities, schools, apartment buildings, municipal buildings, and large skyscrapers can all benefit from a wind vented commercial roof solution.

How Technology is Bringing Mobility to the Roofing Industry

How Technology is Bringing Mobility to the Roofing Industry

The proliferation of smartphones and other mobile devices, now enables more people to access information while they’re on the go, thanks to robust cellular data networks and readily available free Wi-Fi for going online.

6 Roofing Industry Resources Property Managers Need to Know About

6 Roofing Industry Resources Property Managers Need to Know About

Property managers need as much information and resources as possible to make maintaining properties easy and efficient.

From understanding the type of roofing system on your properties to maintenance requirements and software solutions, roofing industry resources are available to assist you with roofing management needs.

4 Roof Maintenance Tips for Property Managers

4 Roof Maintenance Tips for Property Managers

As a property manager, you have your hands full. Whether the properties you handle are commercial or residential, maintenance is a never-ending job. Keeping up with roof maintenance does not have to be difficult.

Commercial Roofs Will Be More Difficult and Expensive to Insure

Commercial Roofs Will Be More Difficult and Expensive to Insure

Early in the evening hours of June 12, 2014, Abilene, Texas, was hit by a hailstorm that covered approximately 40 percent of the town. What made the storm unusual was the size of the hailstones combined with the intensity and duration of the storm. Hailstones varied in size from 2 to well over 6 inches and fell for more than 23 minutes. Most of the stones were frozen rock-hard; some pieces formed when two to three mid-size hailstones froze together.

What Property Managers Need to Know About Choosing a Roof Contractor

What Property Managers Need to Know About Choosing a Roof Contractor

Do you manage several properties or own a commercial building? If you’ve noticed that some of those buildings have seen better days, you might be in the process of finding a roofing contractor. But is that contractor qualified and do they have the references to back up their work?

A Roofer’s Guide to Safely Navigating an OSHA Inspection

A Roofer’s Guide to Safely Navigating an OSHA Inspection

Almost every American can recite his or her Miranda rights. We have all seen enough cop dramas and world’s wildest police chases on prime-time television to know that when the police, FBI or other law-enforcement agencies get involved that we have the right to remain silent, and we know that everything we say can and will be used against us in a court of law. Unfortunately, many roofing contractors in the construction industry do not remember their rights when an OSHA inspector arrives at their job sites, and this can lead to hefty fines.

How Preventative Roof Maintenance Can Save You Money

How Preventative Roof Maintenance Can Save You Money

Preventative roof maintenance should be viewed the same way any preventative maintenance is, as a way to make sure that your investment continues to function the way it is designed.

You take steps to maintain your vehicle and appliances, steps must be taken to maintain your roof.

The Benefits of Semi-Annual Commercial Roof Inspections

The Benefits of Semi-Annual Commercial Roof Inspections

Commercial roof inspections should be part of your building maintenance plan. Having a roof inspected twice a year will catch issues before problems become expensive or cause damage to the rest of the building.

Should I Repair or Replace My Existing EPDM Roof?

Should I Repair or Replace My Existing EPDM Roof?

Ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM) is a synthetic rubber membrane that offers extreme durability. An EPDM roof is designed to provide protection for a lengthy period, while also offering insulating benefits.

Deciding to repair or replace your roof depends on the type of damage and the installation. Ballasted installation, mechanical attachment or fully adhered installation systems are typically used.

Top 10 Reasons to Choose CRS for Your Commercial Roof Repair

Top 10 Reasons to Choose CRS for Your Commercial Roof Repair

For over 3 decades, CRS has offered superior products installed by industry professionals at a reasonable cost.

If you’re searching for a dependable, flexible commercial and industrial roofing contractor, CRS can make the choice easy for you.

The following reasons highlight our core values of reliability, flexibility and honesty.