TPO, or thermoplastic polyolefin, is one of the most popular membrane materials used in commercial roofing. It provides low-slope roofs their standout qualities, including durability, energy efficiency and flexibility. As with other roofing materials, a TPO roof must be cleaned and maintained regularly. That way, it can perform well throughout its service life.
Many homeowners think of the repair and maintenance of their homes as a redundant, time-consuming task. As with many other things in life, though, paying attention to the mundane isn’t only important, but also key to the longevity of your investment. For example, filter replacements and oil changes don’t really make a visible impact on your car, but are much more relevant to successful operation than, say, a new set of mag wheels or a paint job. With that in mind, we likewise highly recommend the need for regular, preventive roof maintenance. [Read more…]
Much has been said about preventive roof maintenance, but many people think that it’s only sensible for commercial properties. This notion couldn’t be more wrong. The truth is, homeowners should take it more seriously because residential spaces are generally occupied 365 days a year.
Preventive commercial roof maintenance offers many benefits, but it all boils down to saving money. Ironically, many property owners shun it because of the cost. While it’s true that roof repairs aren’t free and are sometimes not reimbursable, they’re a necessary expense to avoid spending more in the future.
Roof coatings have become more popular over the years. They help property owners and managers comply with more stringent building codes and appease the call of environmentalists for sustainable construction practices.