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How You Can Inspect Your Commercial Roof

Knowing what your commercial roofing contractor will be looking at, and looking for, is a good thing. It’s an advantage because it puts you on the same page as your contractor, and over time you can learn to detect problem areas starting to form. Stopping a small problem before it becomes a big problem saves time and money down the road. Commercial roofing in Omaha has put us on many commercial roofs over the years, and we can always tell which facility managers pay attention to their roofs. Here are some tips for you to better assess your commercial roof’s condition before calling us. Gutters, Scuppers, and Drains Looking at your roof’s drainage components is always a good start. When inspecting these items, keep an eye out for leaves, dirt,…

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Free Commercial Roof Inspection Process

The first step to getting your commercial roof restored starts with us generating a free quote. First, we do a free roof inspection. As commercial roofers in Omaha we’ve inspected hundreds of roofs and can efficiently identify damaged, weak, and soon to fail areas. The process is thorough and gives you a clear picture of your roof’s condition and outlines any trouble areas that need to be addressed. We don’t just look for storm damage, we check your entire roof for signs of general wear and tear and other problem areas that are easy to overlook if you’re not spending every day on a roof – like us.  How Often Should My Roof Be Inspected? If there have been significant hail storms in the area and you see or suspect…

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New Commercial and Industrial Roofs – What You Need to Know

What is a “new” commercial roof? New, can mean several things depending on your context, but generally, there are two types of “new” when it comes to our industry. The first “new” is new construction. The second “new” is a new roof or roof replacement for an existing building. When you search for commercial roofing in Omaha, you’re going to find companies that primarily deal with replacing a commercial roof and essentially making it new again. That’s what we do. What’s a Roof Replacement? A “roof replacement” involves tearing off an existing old roof, pulling off the insulation and replacing it with new insulation, then installing a new single-ply membrane. This option is expensive because it’s essentially a partial demolition. Projects can take weeks to complete and can cause business…

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Industrial & Agricultural Roofing

Some people are not aware that as commercial roofers in Omaha we do a lot of industrial and agricultural roofing projects along with office buildings.  Both industrial and agricultural roofs can be restored with the systems we offer, saving the time and cost of a complete roof replacement. Let’s take a look at some of the popular systems for industrial and agricultural roof restorations. Omaha Industrial Roof Restoration Roof restoration is a great choice for manufacturing plants, factories, and many other industrial structures. Typically we see metal roofs on industrial roof replacement projects in Omaha. Our metal roof coating systems are a popular and effective option for industrial roof repairs. The system involves multiple layers of liquid applied roof coatings along with special attention for every fastener and all seams.…

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Hail Season and Your Commercial Roof

It’s that time of year again in Nebraska – hail season. We’ve already endured some bad hail storms, and there are surely more to come. Along with wind, hail causes the most grief for commercial building owners. In 2018 Nebraska was the fourth most hail impacted state in the U.S. with 309 major hail events statewide. Many business owners don’t consider the impact of hail damage until they’re affected. With such a high volume of storm damage events, it’s only a matter of time before luck runs its course. Running a commercial roofing business in Omaha has taught us a lot about the best roof systems to combat hail and preserve the life of commercial roofs. We are also able to help building owners get the money they deserve through…

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The Dangers of Ignoring Roof Repair

Building owners often put off roof repairs and neglect their roofing system because they think they are saving money, time, and effort. The problem is they are only considering the short term while ignoring the long term consequences. Being a commercial roofing company in Omaha, we’ve seen a lot of costly damage that could have been prevented. Short-Term Effects of Roof Neglect In the short-term, neglecting the roof of your building can have major adverse effects on your building. These problems can intensify over time and become costly problems. Leaks The first negative effect of roof neglect is a leak. Once a leak starts, it only gets worse. Small blemishes on the roof that are noticed but ignored can lead to eventual leaks. Leaks never plug themselves, they only expand.…