Tag: Paul Levisee


Aug

11

2021
When Is It Time to Repair, Recover, or Replace a Flat Roof?

When Is It Time to Repair, Recover, or Replace a Flat Roof?

By: Paul Levisee Commercial Low Slope (“flat roofs”) roofing systems are designed for long-term performance with warranties ranging between 15 years to 30 years. Many, however, can still develop problems during their expected lifespan, especially if a roof is designed incorrectly, installed wrong, or improperly maintained. Far too often, roofers come across roofing that begins failing or is in need of attention long before the...

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Jun

10

2019
Featured Project: Big Lake, Minnesota Apartment Building

Featured Project: Big Lake, Minnesota Apartment Building

By: Paul Levisee BIG LAKE, MINNESOTA APARTMENT BUILDING When we first met up with the Big Lake apartment building owners, they expressed concern over the condition of the building’s roof. The EPDM rubber roofing membrane was shrinking, the seams were failing and the metal edge around the membrane was coming off. The deteriorating roof was causing substantial leaking and affecting the building’s tenants.   Spring...

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