Roof Maintenance – What is Happening on Your Roof?

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Although the great recession seems years in the past, the long-term ramifications of the downturn continue to generate problems for facility managers.  One of the lingering symptoms was the deferment of rooftop maintenance.  In fact, many facilities across the nation experienced deferred maintenance making rooftops age faster and leaving an […]

Hurricane Preparedness

With Hurricane Matthew closing in on southeast Florida and the Carolinas, it is time to review hurricane preparedness for your commercial buildings.  The first step is to touch base with your building service providers and review or create a plan.  If you do not have a national roofing service, take the time to reach […]

Tips to Expand the Life of Your Roof

When looking for a commercial roofing contractor or network it is important to choose contractors that are versed in extending the life of the roof.  This needs to happen in year one and continue yearly to provide lasting ROI from any roofing investment.  It is important to ask probing questions about current trends and […]

Is it Time for a Roof Inspection? YES!

Fall roof inspections are a great way to prepare for winter
The last days of summer bring a strong sense of urgency to prepare for winter.  Or at least it should. Many facility managers and building owners realize that they will soon be dealing with harsher weather as rain and snow begin to accumulate.  Unfortunately, […]

National Service Experience that Works for National Accounts

Anthony DeKarski, Vice President of Peck Brothers Roofing, New Jersey
In the world of national accounts, it is not every day that a professional gets the chance to work on all sides of the business.  Anthony DeKarski is an excellent example of a roofing professional that understands the needs of national accounts.  Why, because he […]

Hail Damage Inspections – Critical for Building Safety

National Roofing Partners (NRP) is pleased to collaborate with Donan Engineering concerning the importance of hail inspections for commercial roofs.  “Many times, facility managers and building owners are focused on the damage right after the event,” stated Dale Tyler, president of NRP. “It is very important to have all roofs inspected after major hail […]

The Professional Retail and Store Maintenance (PRSM) National Conference Recap

By Wayne Gwaltney and Mallory Tyler

The Professional Retail and Store Maintenance (PRSM) National Conference was held this last week in Long Beach, CA and according to the PRSM website attendees are finding every changing words that describe the retail and multi-site FM professional world today:

Change is constant.
You attack old problems using new technology. […]

Roofing Consultants and Contractors Working Together for Success

As facility managers are considering roofing services including re-roofing and long-term maintenance programs there are many questions that should be asked and important choices to be made.  One of the questions is whether or not to use a roof consultant in conjunction with a roofing contractor.  The benefits of using a roof consultant can […]