Commercial and Multi-Unit Residential* roof systems are the first line of defense between Mother Nature and your building. Like any valuable asset, a roof system should be maintained in order to maximize its useful life and minimize repair costs.
At Detail Roofing, our roof maintenance and repair division is equipped to maintain all types of roof systems. We have fully trained roof maintenance technicians working to ensure that all of our clients receive professional commercial roofing services throughout the GTA and Ontario. In addition, our available 24-hour emergency services give our customers assurance that they are covered around the clock — whenever they need repairs.
Roof systems in Ontario are under substantial stress from heat, UV rays, high winds and freezing temperatures. Roof systems are constantly expanding and contracting from heat and cold, such movement in the roof system will cause it to weaken over time causing splits and cracks. In a climate such as ours, it is important to protect and to monitor the roof system from exposure to these elements and proactively repair them to prevent interior damage.
A proactive commercial and multi-unit residential* roof maintenance program is simply a program of scheduled inspections and corrective actions. The following four factors identify the benefits of initiating a proactive roof maintenance program:
At Detail Roofing, we have developed a Preventative Roof Maintenance Program that currently ensures our customers buildings are covered 100% throughout the year. To date, we are the largest roof maintenance provider in the GTA . All you have to do is sign up for the program and we take care of the rest. To learn more or sign up for our Roof Maintenance Program, click here.
* Multi-Unit Residential refers to Condo Corporations, Housing Co-Ops and Rental Properties
Weeds and plants (that weren’t intentionally planted) can grow on any roof. Other vegetation that is common: Trees and Shrubs, Moss and lichen, Algae, mildew, mold. All are damaging because they break down the roof membrane.
Bird can a nuisance. They also pose a liability for buildings: harming occupants and visitors as well as their property. There are humane ways to keep birds off the roof and it is important to do so before they nest and lay eggs.
Every time we visit a roof we take photos. These photos are reviewed by management to ensure the work was done correctly and then provided to our clients. They are before-and-after style photos that show exactly what was fixed.
Roof leaks happen at all times of day or night. If there’s water coming into a unit it is an emergency. Luckily Detail Roofing has roofing technicians available 24/7.
If the roof is actively leaking it is an emergency. You should not allow a leak to continue for the following reasons:
All of these consequences will end up costing more than simply getting the roof leak repaired as soon as possible.
Detail Roofing is available to make repairs day or night, 365 days a year so there is no sense in waiting and allowing damage to continue.
You know there’s an active leak but aren’t sure if it’s coming from the roof or plumbing pipes. How can you tell? Who should you call? Locating a water leak is not an easy task. The important thing is to not wait. Even if you’re not sure it’s best to call someone. The worst that can happen is one contractor comes to the location and identifies that it is not a leak they can deal with and you’ll have to try the other contractor. At least you’re one step closer to getting it fixed and mitigating the damage.
Chances are it’s a roof leak if:
When a call that comes in at night because a roof in a townhouse complex is leaking and water is entering the unit be sure to call Detail Roofing for a quick repair.
Our professionally trained technicians and crews are available 24 hours a day to repair your roof system.
Detail Roofing offers roof replacement financing for Condo Corporations and commercial buildings
Detail Roofing is one of the premier Greater Toronto Area commercial & Condominium Corporation roofing contractors. Our professional approach to commercial and industrial roof installation, roof maintenance and repairs has earned us a reputation of excellence among architects, general contractors, roof consultants and building owners alike.
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