When your commercial roof suffers damage, you rely on your insurance company to foot the repair bill. But sadly, many building owners find they have to fight their insurance companies to get them to approve a claim. Insurance companies can be selective when honoring a roof claim, and it can often feel like they use loopholes to deny claims whenever possible.
When Hurricane Irma struck Florida in September 2017, it damaged the roofs of thousands of homes. A similar picture is beginning to emerge in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian. It is a reminder of the fallibility of the main structure you count on for shelter against the elements.
When you know your roof needs to be fixed, how can you tell if it’s an emergency or not? The roof on your commercial building needs to be in good condition in order to protect the interior from damage due to rain, pests, and other problems. Since prompt repairs might be needed, it’s important to know the difference between roof repair and emergency roof repair. (more…)
The process for getting a roof repair for your commercial property is easy for you, but it sets in motion a complex and highly planned set of procedures. You can connect online or call your nearby, dependable commercial roofer. Explain your concern (roof leak, poor drainage, open seams, what-have-you) and arrange a site visit. What happens next? (more…)
Think of all the questions swirling in a commercial building owner’s head every day. Will my supply chain hold firm? Will my business grow? Will a leaky roof cause mold? Now is the right time to consider mold and other hazards of commercial roofing not getting regular maintenance. (more…)
When to buy and sell stock? Simple: buy low, sell high. When to replace your flat roof? Also simple: when the weather, your budget, and your commercial roofer are all in complete harmony. We’re kidding a little, of course. In reality, scheduling commercial roof replacement is a complex issue. Let’s examine some factors affecting the timing of total roof replacement. (more…)
Five principal factors affect the cost of a commercial roof replacement. In just a few minutes, you can learn these factors and be ready to support a capital expense for commercial roof replacement at your next budget meeting. Your local commercial roofer can help you with a campaign for roof replacement by providing detailed information in any estimate or scope of work. (more…)
When you face commercial roof problems, you have two options: stay in house, and hope your own facilities crew can handle the repairs, or go outside your company and contract with a commercial roofer. Let’s take a look at the “pros” and “cons” of both options.(more…)
Are commercial roof repairs tax deductible? Sounds like an easy question, right? Your commercial roofer is not the same as your tax accountants, but commercial roofers do have one tax tip which could save you a lot of money.(more…)