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Commercial Roofs and Ponding Water

If you own a building, you have a roof you need to maintain. One of the most common issues with commercial roofs is ponding water. Depending on the condition of your roof, and the materials used to construct or restore it, ponding water may or may not be an issue. If you notice ponding water on your regular roof inspections, but not sure if it’s a problem, contact a commercial roofing company for a free inspection. They’ll be able to quickly assess the seriousness of the ponding and may even provide a quick fix if it’s necessary. What is Ponding Water? Ponding water is kind of how it sounds. As rain falls and snow melts on a flat roofing system, roofs with poor drainage tend to gather standing water. Unless…

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Winter Commercial Roof Maintenance

The last thing you probably want to do in the dead of winter is climb on your building’s roof and do maintenance. It’s cold, windy, and possibly icy up there. But you need to do it. Your roof needs year-round attention to maximize its lifespan. Commercial roofs in Omaha can sustain a lot of wear and damage during the winter months due to weather and neglect. Keeping a regular maintenance schedule makes each trip to your roof easier than if you only go up there once a year or when things go wrong. Let’s take a look at some things to keep in mind when you’re maintaining your commercial roof over the winter months. Establish a Preventative Maintenance Program The first step to good commercial roof maintenance is setting up…

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Triton Incorporated’s TritoFlex Liquid Rubber Roof System

If you’re thinking about getting your commercial roof replaced or restored, you have more options than you may realize. The innovations in commercial roofing systems over the past decade have saved building owners tens of thousands. As a company that specializes in commercial roofing in Omaha, we’ve seen the evolution first hand. One of our favorite and most recommended systems is Triton Incorporated’s TritoFlex liquid rubber roof system. Let’s take a closer look at why we love this roof system.   Cost-Savings Who doesn’t like saving money? When compared to traditional roof replacement options, TritoFlex saves building owners 20-50%. The savings can be so substantial because, in many situations, it eliminates the need to tear off the old or damaged roof. The TritoFlex liquid rubber membrane can be installed directly over…

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Metal Roof Restoration

One of our primary types of commercial roof restorations is metal roof restoration. Commercial metal roofs are engineered to last a lifetime if properly cared for. As commercial roofers in Omaha, we’ve restored many metal roofs over the years and want to spend some time talking about the different types of metal roofs, and how we restore them. If you have a metal roof in Omaha, a simple restoration can your roof’s life long into the future.  R-Panel vs. Standing Seam Metal Roofs If your commercial building has a metal roof, it’s likely an R-Panel or Standing Seam roof.  R-panel is a roofing industry term that refers to a metal panel that is commonly used in the pre-engineered metal building industry. R-panel sheets are typically 3’ wide and have major…

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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…