General roofing industry news regarding new products, roof systems, etc.

Get Your Roof Ready for Hurricane Season

The 2017 Hurricane Season is off to an active start. It only takes one major hurricane to change your life and the life of your community. The time to prepare is now! Is your roof ready to withstand all Mother Nature can throw at it?

Your Tenant, Your Roofer, Your Money – Why Having a Preferred Roofer is Important

Roof replacements can be expensive. So why let your tenants choose who works on your roof? Even if this seems like a good way to reduce your responsibility it can just lead to a bigger headache down the road that will most definitely be your responsibility. Tenant contractors can end up costing YOU more than you might think. Here are 4 reasons to consider having a preferred roofer for your tenants to contact.

“It’s Not You, It’s Me…” Finding the Right Roofing Contractor

Finding the right roofing contractor can be a little like a first date. Everybody is on their best behavior and you go out of your way to give that perfect first impression. Similar to a divorce, ending a relationship with a bad contractor can also be very costly. Here are 5 tips on how to weed out those frogs and find a Prince Charming for your project so you don’t have to worry about breaking up.

3 Important Reasons to Hire an EPA Certified Renovation Contractor (RRP) When Dealing with Lead-Based Paint

Are you completing renovations to a structure that may contain lead-based paint? Is your contractor certified by the EPA to mitigate the risks presented by renovations to a structure containing lead-based paint? Find out what you need to know! Here are 3 important reasons to ensure your contractor is EPA certified.

Important Things to Consider When Selecting Your Next Roof

Replacing your roof system may seem intimidating. After all, next to the actual cost of constructing the building the cost of replacing the roof system may be one of the single largest expenditures that you can make. When replacing the roof, there are a lot of factors that you will want to consider.

Hurricane Stands

Many commercial and industrial buildings in Florida have roof top mounted HVAC systems. These systems include curb mounted HVAC units as well as smaller package units that are set on sleepers or other types of dunnage. Using sleepers (e.g. wood blocking or concrete pavers) to support these types of mechanical units can have a negative impact on the long-term performance of the surrounding roof system.

Energy Code Brochure Explains Commercial Roofing Requirements in 2015 IECC

The Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) with the assistance of the Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing and the Polyisocyanurate Insulation Manufacturers Association (PIMA) have developed and released a brochure entitled “The International Energy Conservation Code as Applied to Commercial Roofing.” This brochure was created in an attempt to better clarify the new 2015 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) as it relates to the commercial roofing industry.

Jurin Roofing Services becomes Sika Sarnafil Alliance Member Contractor

We are proud to announce that Jurin Roofing Services, Inc. has been elevated to a Sika Sarnafil Alliance Member Contractor. Sika Sarnafil is a high quality PVC roofing system manufacturer. They have a strong commitment to producing and delivering quality roofing products with a strong attention to detail. This strength in product quality and attention to detail combined with Jurin Roofing Services unwavering commitment to quality roof installations allows the building owner to receive quality roof installations that add value to their building assets.