The New York City council has passed a suite of measures to reduce greenhouse gases (GHGs) released from buildings in the city, including a requirement for green roofs and/or solar panels on newly constructed buildings.
Skyline standing seam panel system is available in 26 gauge steel. Its clean, low maintenance design is perfect for our northwest climate.
Our Roofing: Metal Roofs
According to the Metal Roofing Alliance, a metal roof will last two to three times longer than a traditional asphalt shingle roof. Metal coatings allow metal roofs to last longer than any other type of roof. A high-quality metal roof will likely be the last roof you'll ever need. Resistant to cracking, shrinking and eroding, metal roofing systems can also withstand extreme weather conditions. Metal roofs are expected to last for the life of the building.
Metal Roof vs. Shingles
Dispels untrue myths and preconceived notions about metal roofing. Covers benefits and advantages of metal roofs. Also compares metal roofing costs vs. shingles.
What Is "Green Roofing" & How Can I Get It?
It’s all about the environment these days, “going green” is a hot phrase right now, not only because “green” roofing materials are better for the environment but they are better for your wallet too! “Green” roofing materials may cost more initially, but the energy savings and environmental protections they provide will last for years to come. If you are considering … Continue reading →
What is the Difference Between Sheetrock and Drywall?
Home / About / Blog / What is the Difference Between Sheetrock and Drywall Whether you are new to the industry of renovations or if you are a veteran contractor who is simply curious, you may not know the difference between sheetrock and drywall. When comparing these two materials, it is similar to comparing Kleenex and generic facial tissues. Essentially, one is a name brand and the other is a generic brand. With that being said, here’s a more thorough explanation. What is Drywall? Drywall is one of the most commonly known materials used in the construction of homes to produce flat walls and other important surfaces. One sheet of drywall includes gypsum, which is essentially a type of rock that was turned into a powder and put in between two pieces of…
10 Tips to Help Homeowners Choose the Right Roofing Contractor
The biggest obstacle homeowners face when looking to fix or replace their roof is choosing the right person to do...
Bay Area Roofing Guide to Clay And Concrete Roof Tiles
Our Bay Area roofing specialists are big fans of clay and concrete roof products, whether its a re-roofing project or a major job on a commercial building.
This is What a Massive 500 Gallon Propane Tank Explosion Looks Like
If there's one thing that you want to avoid with anything that's propane powered from your grill to your heater, It would most obviously be a situation that would put the propane tank in danger of building up enough pressure to explode and send shrapnel flying everywhere. While these tanks are fitted with safety...
how gypsum board (Drywall) is made
Informative short video on history and process of making Gypsum Board aka Drywall. Amazing product!
How to Recycle CFLs
Recycling is a vital part in conserving our natural resources and protecting our environment for the future. One way we can take advantage of reducing our wa...