A Few Disadvantages of Metal Roofs

Brad GordonMetal Roofing

Metal roofs are starting to become more and more common among homeowners throughout Vancouver and the surrounding region. This is largely due to the recent improvements made to the material and installation method used for these roofs. There are plenty of reasons why you can’t go wrong choosing a metal roof for your home, most of which are associated with … Read More

Vancouver TPO vs EPDM Roofing Advantages & Lifespan

Brad GordonFlat Roofs, Torch On Roofing

Flat Roof epdm vs tpo methods roofing install

Flat roofs are very common on large commercial buildings and warehouses. There are a number of different types of flat roofs that can be installed on these types of buildings. The key is knowing which one will best suit your needs and budget. For the most part, a rubber membrane roof is the highest value option in terms of durability, … Read More

Difference Between Roof Shakes and Shingles

Brad GordonCedar Shake, Shingles

Cedar shingles contractor

In the past, we have come across a number of people that are under the impression a wooden shingle and shake are essentially the same thing. While its true they are both great options for residential and commercial roofing projects where aesthetic appeal is a priority, there are some major differences between the two. These differences not only apply to … Read More

Are Trees Good or Bad For Your Home’s Roof?

Brad GordonResidential Roofing, Roof Tips

Dangers posed by trees to a roof

Mature trees on a property can go a long way towards boosting curb appeal and a property’s value. Unfortunately, tall trees with lots of long branches hanging over your roof can potentially be terrible. To help you prepare for what to do about branches falling on your roof, we have provided a few helpful tips listed below. High winds and … Read More

Lulu Winery Island – Commercial Roof Project

Brad GordonCommercial Roofing, Flat Roofs

Lulu Winery

  Lulu Winery, located in Richmond, BC has been recognized in both nationally and internationally as the first wine showcase window at the Asia-Pacific Gateway in Canada. The winery is located immediately adjacent to the vineyards and holds 6 spacious country style tasting rooms. Upon initial inspection, we saw areas on the roof that showed signs of pooling, aging and no … Read More

Waldorf Hotel – Commercial Roofing Project

Brad GordonCommercial Roofing, Flat Roofs, Roof Replacement

waldorf hotel vancouver

    The Waldorf Hotel is a vintage style boutique hotel in Vancouver, BC. The hotel was established in 1947 as one of the most renowned tiki-themed hotels in Canada, if not in all of North America. The building was home to one of Vancouver’s most popular music venues until January 2013 when it was sold with plans to rezone the property and make … Read More

Roof Skylight Installations in Greater Vancouver

Brad GordonRoof Styles

Metal roof with skylight

A skylight glass feature in any roof is a great way to enhance the style of any space with natural lighting and a sleek, modern design. As building materials like acrylic or glass become more sophisticated and versatile, the options for how homeowners can incorporate multiple skylights into their roofs and sunrooms are becoming more and more extensive. Before you … Read More