Blogs related to roof system design and the different types of roof systems.

Roof Scupper vs. Roof Drain

Speaking the language of a roofing contractor can be a difficult skill to master. This is the case when a homeowner or building owner hears a contractor talking about a scupper versus a roof drain. Both are used to provide drainage for a roof system. However, they are not interchangeable. The term needs to be clarified when identifying the specific detail that you may have on your roof system because the corrective action for addressing these details and providing repairs is different.

Hurricane Stands Aren’t Just For Hurricanes

Now there’s been a few rouge hurricanes in the north these last few years but you may be asking yourself if you have a building in the north why would you be interested in installing hurricane stands on your roof. Good question! But we have found that the use of rooftop hurricane stands has many benefits other than securing roof top units from high winds.

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1 Simple Way to Reduce Roof Installation Costs

One of the biggest hurdles I find when working with my clients on roof replacement options is the cost. Followed closely behind that is the desire for a quality product. Like anything else you purchase, nobody wants to pay more than they absolutely have to while still receiving a high quality product.