Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. roofing articles below.
The recently introduced Green Energy Efficient Roofs and Job Creation Act will stimulate job creation and accelerate the acknowledged role high performance roof systems play in reducing carbon emissions and improving energy efficiency.
Many variables and issues can cause damage and lower the roof’s performance. Read this Web Exclusive from Jay Rintelmann, president of Hartford South for five common problems affecting low-slope commercial roofs.
In all, roughly 1.25 million pounds of reclaimed EPDM membrane has been diverted from landfills in the past three years.
The thermally enhanced hatch is designed with a fully insulated cover and curb.
From targeted repairs to substantial replacements, the condition of a facility's "cover" can improve the bottom line.
While penetrations on these roof types can sometimes be avoided, mounting essential rooftop equipment and ancillary mechanicals will be successful when certain guidelines are followed.
This year, 36 scholarships were awarded, which includes 16 new awards along with scholarship renewals.
Facility managers can use technology to stay on top of roof conditions.