Getting the Whole Picture

July 13, 2011
July 2011 Issue 112

Getting the Whole Picture

There are far too many fragments and parties involved in designing and installing a roof system. How can a building owner get the whole story?

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Four Steps to a Maintenance Free Roof

Most building owners think about their roof only when there's a problem—usually a leak. By that time, water has already caused damage to valuable merchandise, slowed production, and/or caused a slip-and-fall accident. Once the damage is done, all the building owner can do is call a roofing contractor and get the roof repaired.

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Roof Construction and Maintenance
Roof construction and maintenance can provide significant long-term savings.
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Mastics, Coatings, and Adhesives for Roof Repairs
Repair materials need to be compatible with the roof system in place. That, in turn, requires the building manager to know what's overhead.
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The High-Performance Roof: Synergy in Action
To work effectively, high-performance roofs must be addressed in a holistic manner vs. looking at one component at a time.

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Enhanced Performance Roof Hatch by Bilco
Ensures safe, secure roof access without compromising energy efficiency.
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