As the owner or manager of a commercial building or facility, it is of the utmost importance that all repair jobs are done effectively and with long-term results. Repair projects that don’t address the defect effectively and permanently can costs your business a lot of money in the long run.
Hiring a professional and experienced commercial roofing contractor can eliminate a headache that comes with lacking repair and maintenance jobs. Roofers Dublin has 33 years’ experience in providing business owners in Dublin with high-end commercial roof repairs, waterproofing and maintenance solutions.
Our services are geared toward effective and preventative maintenance as well as repairs that solve roofing problems for time to come. We know that roofing repairs can be inconvenient to your company’s business activities, and that is why we waste no time in furnishing you with a quotation and getting started with the job at hand.
Leak Investigation and Repair
Taking care of leakages requires a certain level of skill and know-how. This is because there are typically more to leakages than meets the eye. It is incredibly important to deal with leaks straightaway, as it can lead to the formation of mildew, mould growth, and rotting damage to your trusses or carpets. Roofers Dublin’s team are extensively experienced and trained in dealing with leakages in all shapes and forms.
Roofers Dublin is a licensed contractor that can supply our clients with roofing products from all high-end and reputable suppliers. This means that we can provide you with roofing solutions, regardless of whether your roofing system is warranted or non-warranted. Roofers Dublin’s roofing team are certified and skilled to conduct our services in accordance with your existing roof warranty.
Prevention is better than cure. This is especially true when it comes to commercial roofing maintenance. Roofers Dublin can offer you a service contract for regular roof inspections and visits. This will ensure that we find and address potential defects before it can cause further roof damage and expenses.
In some cases, roofing product and system suppliers may require that the owner of a building has a preventative maintenance program in place to secure extensions on their warranty. These programs are especially valuable if the roofing system is older and more susceptible to damage or deterioration. Roofers Dublin offers a high-quality preventative maintenance repair plan to business owners that is sure to save them a lot of money in the long-run.
8 Common Commercial Roofing Repairs
In many cases, a commercial building is a business’s biggest asset. That is why it is critical for businesses to make use of professional roofing repair services – not only to keep deterioration and roof depreciation at bay but also to maintain their warranty.
As a busy business owner, the condition of your commercial building’s roof may be the very last thing on your mind – until your start noticing leakages or cracks.
Roofers Dublin is a commercial roofing contractor is in the business of identifying problem areas in and around your roof and, also, to take immediate remedial action while ensuring minimal disruption to your business’s daily activities. Below are the 8 most common commercial roofing repairs we deal with every day.
Tears and punctures in the roofing membrane are typically caused by either falling objects such as branches or debris or by foot traffic from people that are installing equipment on the roof. Repairing punctures is relatively simple. It requires patching the holes or tears with a piece of the new membrane by making use of bonding adhesive or heat welding, depending on the membrane material.
This is a repair project that is typically necessary when the roofing material or system starts reaching a certain age. Open seams can also be the result of a poor installation job which can, by the way, be prevented by making use of professional roofing installation services. Roofers Dublin usually repairs open seams with heat welding or by patching the seams with a fully adhering membrane.
Sometimes rainwater may accumulate on top of your roof. When the roof drainage is lacking or when the draining ducts are clogged, you may start seeing ponding water on your roof. At Roofers Dublin, we take care of this defect by either unclogging or cleaning the roof drains and, if there are not roof drains, by installing drainage systems to direct water off the roof and to the desired location.
If your commercial building is located in close proximity to trees, you may start noticing an accumulation of debris on your roof and in your drains. Roofers Dublin has all the equipment to conduct a thorough cleaning and unclogging of your drains to ensure inhibited flow of rainwater from your roof. We also clean the entire roof from debris to prevent it from moving to your drain and clogging it up again.
This is a repair job that requires cutting the base of the bridging wall so that the membrane can relax. Repairing bridging walls also require that a new reinforced perimeter strip has to be installed. As is the case with open seams, this is a symptom of an aging roof or an improper installation.
When water gets in underneath the roofing membrane, it causes the roof to expand and contract more severely during temperature fluctuations. This movement of the roof then cause the fasteners that are connected to the membrane to become loose. This can be an extensive repair job that can even require a total replacement of the membrane.
This is a common occurrence on flat roofs with older roofing systems. This repair involves cutting the disintegrating caulking and installing new sealant. It is important to conduct this repair job in a manner that won’t damage the membrane.
This is when air gets trapped underneath the membrane. In most cases, this is due to lacking installation. A blister repair process involves cutting the membrane to release the air. The cut is then patched with a modified cap sheet that is torched down over the cut.