Why Is Regular Commercial Roof Maintenance Important?

Brad GordonCommercial Roofing, Roof Inspection, Roof Maintenance, Roof Repair

Commercial Roof Maintenance

Maintaining your commercial or strata property’s roof might not seem like the most exciting task, but it’s undeniably important. A well-maintained roof not only protects your investment but also ensures the safety and security of everyone within the building. That’s why Coast Mountain Roof specializes in regular maintenance for commercial and strata properties. Our team conducts thorough inspections and proactive … Read More

How Can an RRO (Registered Roof Observer) Help You?

Brad GordonWhy Hire A Professional Roofer

Registered Roof Observer (RRO)

An RRO serves as a neutral party, ensuring workmanship aligns with the standards outlined in contract documents. These certified quality assurance observers play a pivotal role in upholding compliance with project specifications, detailed drawings, and manufacturer requirements. Throughout the project, they meticulously document and submit reports to the project team. Registered Roof Observers are committed to: Honest conduct, promoting effective … Read More

The Advantages of Torch-On Roofing Systems for BC Homes

Brad GordonTorch On Roofing

Torch On Roofing

In BC’s West Coast climate, it’s important to keep your roof maintained for longevity. UV exposure during the summer months and heavy rain and snow in the winter months can cause premature degradation. Standing water can also cause stripping of granules, worsen build-up of organic debris and oversaturation of the membrane. SBS/Torch-on membrane roofing, CMR’s recommended offering for flat roofs … Read More

5 Pre-Winter Roof Maintenance Tips for Commercial Properties

Brad GordonCommercial Roofing

commercial roof

Winter is approaching, and for commercial properties, it’s not only the colder weather you must consider. The freezing temperatures can result in costly damage and disruptions to businesses. The integrity of your commercial roof not only protects the building, but also secures the future of your business. It’s essential to prepare your commercial property for the winter ahead. Learn our … Read More

Why Are Commercial Roofs Flat?

Brad GordonCommercial Roofing, Flat Roofs, Torch On Roofing, Why Hire A Professional Roofer

image of Vancouver skyline with commercial flat roofs

When you look around the city of Vancouver, you’ll notice that most commercial buildings have something in common: flat rooftops. While commercial roofs appear completely flat, this isn’t exactly the case. Most flat roofs are built with a slight 2% slope to them. This encourages drainage and allows the water to flow to the center of the roof into a … Read More

Are Metal Roofs Noisy?

Brad GordonMetal Cladding, Metal Roofing

image of metal roof

Metal roofs are great for many reasons: they’re energy efficient, durable, long-lasting, and low maintenance. They’re great for protecting your home against harsh elements such as rain, snow, wind, and heat, however, does this level of protection have any drawbacks? You may be concerned about the noise levels or recall the sound of rain hitting the metal roofs of barns … Read More

How to Keep Your Metal Building Cool?

Brad GordonMetal Roofing

visual image of metal clad commercial roof

Looking to keep your metal building cool this summer? In the peak summer months, you may be concerned about keeping your metal building cool under the hot sun. While you may assume that metal buildings inevitably run hotter than traditional materials, there are many cooling benefits that come with the installation of metal cladding on buildings. Incorporating metal cladding into … Read More

Is Metal Cladding Too Hot in the Summer?

Brad GordonMetal Cladding

learn about how the metal roof can affect your home temperature in summer

In constructing a roof, you may have heard of the term “cladding.” Cladding involves covering building materials with an added layer to provide additional aesthetic and practical advantages. While a variety of materials can be used for cladding such as wood, plastic, and stone, the most popular form of cladding is metal. Most metal cladding panels are formed from steel … Read More

What is the Average Cost of a New Roof Per Square Foot?

Brad GordonNew Roofs

new roof cost are depends on different factors

If you are in need of a new roof, there are probably all kinds of questions racing in your mind. Some of these might be aesthetic like, “what will my new roof look like?” and “how long will my new roof last?’, but one of them is bound to be “what is the average price of a roof per square … Read More

Do I Need Snow Guards on My Metal Roof in Vancouver?

Brad GordonMetal Roofing

snow guard can help you avoid heavy snowfall

Vancouver isn’t necessarily known as one of the snow capitals of the world, but that doesn’t mean that we are completely free from the occasional snowfall. If you have a metal roof and are experiencing a heavier than normal snowfall, you may be wondering whether or not metal roof snow guards are a good investment for your home.   What … Read More