In the roofing industry, it’s common to find the term ‘cool roof’ or ‘green roof’, both which describe essentially the same thing: roofing systems that are better for the environment. Despite your political affiliation, global climate change is a serious concern for everyone around the world. Entire nations are pulling together to institute ‘green’ or […]Advantages of PVC Roofing Membranes
Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) roofing material has been used for decades to help protect Colorado homes and businesses from our harsh climate here among the Rockies. The roofing professionals at A-to-Z Roofing & Exteriors have been repairing, restoring, and replacing roofs of all shapes and sizes since 1993, and we’re proud to be experts in this […]Types of Drainage for Flat Roofing Systems
All flat-roofs and low-slope roofs have at least one thing in common: they are designed to protect the building from elemental damage. This includes falling debris, hail, snow, and rain, no matter how heavy or how often it happens. Here in Colorado, commercial buildings of all shapes and sizes make use of flat or low-sloped […]The A-to-Z Guide to Commercial Metal Roofing
In Colorado, metal roofs are becoming increasingly popular among both residential and commercial property owners alike. The reasons are numerous: metal roofs provide outstanding protection from the Colorado climate, they’re very cost-effective, and they even have great energy efficiency properties. A-to-Z Roofing & Exteriors specializes in repairing, restoring, and replacing commercial metal roofs on all […]The Pros and Cons of Stone-Coated Steel Roofing
For those looking to upgrade or replace the roof on their commercial or residential building, stone-coated steel could be the perfect solution. However, this roof style doesn’t fit everyone’s budget, and it does come with some drawbacks that you might not be aware of. In this article, the roofing professionals at A-to-Z Roofing & Exteriors […]How Do Insurance Claims Work?
Insurance coverage is absolutely critical for anyone who owns property like a car, home, or other valuable asset. The entire point of having insurance coverage at all is that you’ll be financially protected in the event of covered losses. These losses can take the form of damage, theft, vandalism, or other causes. According to the […]How Much Does It Cost to Replace a Commercial Roof?
Sometimes, commercial roofs can be patched and spot-fixed to prolong the life of the roof as a whole without incurring the cost of a complete replacement. In other cases, commercial roofs can have too much damage or degradation for patching or ‘here and there’ repairs. When roofs are in this kind of condition, the only […]How to Tell When Your Multifamily Building Needs Roof Repair
Multifamily buildings have unique needs when it comes to roofing. Because these types of structures are designed to house multiple people, there are often numerous rooftop inclusions like stovepipes, exhausts, chimneys, and vents. And, because the square footage is typically larger than other buildings, more maintenance may be required to keep the roof functional over […]What Is A Bitumen Membrane?
Bitumen membranes are popular for the protection of flat or low-slope roofs, especially for commercial buildings with large square footages. This method of waterproofing and shielding the roof has been around for decades, but some recent advancements in material technology have yielded even stronger, more resilient roofs that can last for as long as 20 […]How to Repair Hail Damage on a Metal Roof
If you’ve been in Colorado for longer than a few months, then there’s a good chance that you’ve witnessed the heavy hail that our climate is known for. This is especially true during the spring, and it’s not unheard of to get flash hail storms even during the summer! This feature of life in Colorado […]