Can You Install Metal Roofing Over Asphalt Shingles

Know The State and Local Codes There are advantages and disadvantages to every roofing material. Asphalt shingles are more affordable but have a shorter lifespan. Clay tiles are extremely durable but heavy, requiring a reinforced roofing system. Metal offers stamina...

Commercial Building Code vs Residential Building Code

Differences in Commercial and Residential Structures We all know that there is a big difference between commercial buildings and residential buildings. The design and the size are the obvious contrasts, making a commercial structure quite a bit more expensive in terms...

Pros of a Suspended Ceiling (and a few Cons)

A suspended ceiling, sometimes called a drop or false ceiling, is an additional ceiling that is installed below the original top of the room. It consists of a lightweight metal grid system that is suspended from the actual ceiling and many times has acoustical ceiling...

Denver’s Green Roof Mandate

Indications For Roofing Contractors In November of 2017, Denver voters passed a mandate that requires large buildings of at least 25,000 square feet incorporate either rooftop garden areas, solar energy, or both. It’s an effort to help the climate and reduce the...

Roofing Underlayment Options

Protecting Your Investment It’s no exaggeration to say that the roofing system is one of the most critical components of a structure. There are a lot of varieties of roofing materials based on maintenance requirements, roof pitch, cost, location, and aesthetics....