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

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

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

Waterproofing Vancouver

Brad GordonAsphalt Shingles, New Roofs, Torch On Roofing, Waterproofing

Torch-on roofer services

Vancouver is known for many things — the beautiful landscape, multicultural diversity, and of course the rain! Whether you love it or hate it, the rain is part of what makes Vancouver so special. Sometimes the winter rains seem to go on forever. You want to ensure that your roof is properly installed to avoid costly issues installed properly. Without … Read More

Benefits of Torch on Roofing

Brad GordonTorch On Roofing


The torch-on roof, also known as the torch-down roof, is one of the common roofing types used on flat roofs. When installed correctly, it can last from 15 to 20 years. This makes it a cost effective roof for commercial businesses and the homeowner.   What is Torch-On Roofing? You may also see this called rubberized asphalt. A torch is … Read More