Smart Roofing Maintenance Strategies for Portfolios


Every roof in your portfolio needs a smart maintenance plan, but few resources exist to help FMs manage the remote roofs in their portfolio. This course presents roof management and maintenance recommendations to ensure high performance over the life of every roof in your portfolio.

Course Tuition: Free

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn what considerations belong in a maintenance program.
  • Understand the options for sourcing local inspection and maintenance personnel when you can’t be on-site.
  • Consider the potential pitfalls of portfolio management and see suggested solutions.
  • Develop a management plan for remote roofs to enable sound spending decisions.

From Our Partner

Ted Michelsen

Michelsen Technologies, LLC.

Ted Michelsen is president of Michelsen Technologies, a full-service roof consulting firm specializing in low-slope commercial roof systems. A longtime roofing educator, Ted served as the executive director of the Roofing Industry Educational Institute from 1997 to 2001, teaching and developing classes in addition to running the organization. He has also honed his training skills through speaking on behalf of BURSI, the Better Understanding of Roofing Systems Institute, starting in 1978. Ted’s extensive background in product development, testing, and selection includes 26 years at Johns Manville, where he ultimately became vice president for technical services and research in the roof systems division. He holds a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and a Ph.D. in inorganic chemistry, both from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY.