Understanding Modified Bitumen Membranes to Ensure Successful Cold Weather Application

As the Winter season approaches, applying modified bitumen roofing systems can present unique challenges. The choice of modifiers, reinforcements, and application methods becomes critical, varying...

Excellence in Roofing: Look to Modified Bitumen Membranes

In their search for roofing solutions, designers, contractors, and consumers search for the ultimate answer to their roofing needs. With a plethora of manufacturers offering various types of roofi...

Polyglass’ 30 Years of Innovation and Polyfresko Given Spotlight on Roofers Coffeeshop

Polyglass is known for innovation; it has become an industry-recognized trademark over the company's 30 years of growth and success in the United States. One of Polyglass' commercial system specialist...

How Energy-Efficient Roofs Help Improve a Building’s Performance

The building envelope helps protect occupants from external environmental forces and plays a critical role in improving a structure's overall energy efficiency. Building envelope components like exter...

Cold Weather Roofing Systems for Low-Slope Roofs

Seasonal weather conditions pose several challenges to low-slope roof installations and repair work. The daily stress of the natural elements also causes constant wear and tear to existing roofing...

A Truly Resistant Roofing Underlayment – The Polystick XFR Solution

Roof underlayments are critical for the performance and longevity of any roof system. They separate roof coverings and substrates and act as a second weatherproofing barrier to prevent moisture from p...

How to Install Self-Adhered Roofing

Self-adhered roofing systems are roofing materials that can be installed quickly through the use of a factory-applied adhesive layer so that contractors can avoid harsh processes like torching. Thi...

Low-Slope vs. Steep-Slope Roofs

Roof designs fall into one of two categories: low-slope and steep-slope roofs. Let's explore some of the differences between low-slope versus steep-slope roofs, discuss the advantages of each, and...

What is Modified Bitumen Roofing?

Over the past 50 years or so, modified bitumen roofing has evolved from being an experimental innovation to one of the most common commercial roofing systems in the industry. Its tensile strength,...