Posts Tagged ‘roofing’

Roofing systems play a significant role in the energy efficiency performance of a facility. Photo: Georgia-Pacific Gypsum

Services & Maintenance: Three Steps To Roof Replacement

Facility managers can protect people, property, and their budgets with a systematic... [...]

This RoofPoint Registered Project for Headquarters Honda in Clermont, FL, features a vegetative roof area that offset storm water retention requirements, allowing the building owner to increase the number of car service bays without constructing an on-site drainage pond. Controlled roof daylighting in the service area and a 126 kW rooftop PV system reduces the facility’s electricity demand from the grid.

Green Roof Trends: From LEED® To RoofPoint

There is a new sustainable roof assessment tool for the professional facility manager. This recently launched guideline focuses on roofing and its specific... [...]

ATAS International Projects Of The Year

This manufacturer of roofing, wall, and ceiling panels recognized commercial projects that incorporated its... [...]

Garland Employees Support St. Jude With Week Long Fundraiser

Those at this manufacturer of building envelope solutions are participating in fun fundraising activities.... [...]

Roofing Trends: Roofing In The Spotlight

Several important initiatives will have an impact on roofing conditions, particularly for the existing building... [...]

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Roofing Insulation

Is there a way to increase roof insulation through the application of a special... [...]

Defining a Sustainable Roof

In roofing, what is sustainable? Are we achieving it if we paint our black roofs white to save... [...]

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Improved R-Mer Edge Roofing By Garland

The improved systems are certified to conform to ANSI/SPRI ES-1, which formalizes IBC specs for resistance to wind related... [...]

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Sustainability Procurement Promise Introduced

Sika Sarnafil has created a common set of criteria on sustainability to help architects, specifiers, and facility managers to measure various roofing options and to simplify the... [...]

Services & Maintenance: Keeping On Top Of Leaks

Roofs of all ages require proactive... [...]