Questions about commercial roofing? Here’s what you need to know

Are you in need of commercial roofing repair? Are you searching for a commercial roofing contractor? Committing to a commercial roofing project is an important investment that raises several pressing questions. Here are the most frequently asked questions about commercial roofing:

Q: I’m interested in a commercial roofing project, but where should I start? 

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The first thing you should do is homework. Get online and start researching commercial roofing contractors in your area. The contractor you choose will ultimately determine your satisfaction level and customer service relationship for the lifetime of your roof. You’ll want to have the highest quality materials and expert advisors overseeing your project, so don’t hesitate to inquire about a contractors’ credentials, referrals and work portfolio. With a trusted commercial roofing expert, you’ll be able to rest easy knowing your roof is in good hands.

Q: How often should I get my commercial roof inspected?

It is generally advised to get your roof inspected once or twice a year. You may have incurred roof damage after a major storm, but cannot see any problems on the interior of your space.  Your roof protects all of those under it, so don’t wait until the damage is visible internally to have it checked out. By setting up an annual service check-up, your roofer will be able to asses any damage and suggest the appropriate commercial roofing repairs you may need. If you want to keep your roof in pristine condition, start an inspection service plan with your commercial roofer.

Q: What are the best roofing materials for my commercial roof?

The answer to this question is different for every commercial structure. What is advised for one structure may not be advised for yours. The best materials for your roof are ones that have long-lasting manufacturer warranties and a reputation of high quality. You’ll also want to consider cost, energy efficiency, aesthetics and longevity. Be sure to choose a commercial roofing contractor that has a large portfolio including the latest materials and roofing methods.

Q: What does it mean when products are certified? Is that important?

Certified products are backed by their manufacturers’ outstanding reputation and it’s important when taking on a commercial roofing project. Look for a commercial roofing contractor that offers a wide array of up-to-date materials that are on the cutting edge of technology. Your roofer should be certified, reputable and backed by no-dollar-limit guarantees. The type of products used on your roof will help set the stage for a long future of protecting the people and investments, so be sure to choose a contractor that only uses certified roofing materials.

Now that you have these questions answered, you’ll be able to take on your commercial roofing project. When you start research, look for expertise, experience, warranty, options and reliability, all must-haves on a checklist for selecting commercial roofing contractors.

Commercial roofing projects are highly specialized and unique to each structure, so contact us online or call 972.223.1765 today to speak with a commercial roofing expert.

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