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In our fifth decade in the roofing industry, we take great pride in the people and professionalism that drive CentiMark to new levels of success and excellence in roofing and flooring.
 

Metal Roofs: Durable and Attractive

Metal Roofs: Durable and Attractive

Metal roofs are among the most popular roof systems in use today. Metal roofs are lightweight, aesthetically pleasing and offer durability as well as providing a sustainable solution.

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Roofing Decisions Are Complex

Roofing Decisions Are Complex

by Michael Rew, Vice President of Technical Services, CentiMark

At CentiMark, we re-roof commercial and industrial flat roofs throughout North America. We install roof systems including: Thermoplastics (TPO, PVC), EPDM (rubber), modified bitumen, coatings, metal, spray polyurethane foam and BUR (built-up roofing).

Roofing decisions include considerations of building use, climate and budget.

Roofs must withstand more attacks from nature than any other building component. These factors include: large temperature range of performance, thermal shock (large temperature swings), solar radiation (UV and heat), rain, snow, airborne pollutants, fungal attacks and wind forces.

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Baby Boomers Influence on Residential Roofing

Baby Boomers Influence on Residential Roofing

CentiMark is the largest commercial and industrial roofing contractor in North America. We specialize in flat roofs. Typically, we install white TPO roofs or black EPDM roofs or white spray polyurethane foam roofs.

Although CentiMark is not a residential roofing contractor, we thought this press release on Baby Boomers influence on residential roofing was really funny. As baby boomers age, they are even influencing the color of residential roofs!

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Budgeting for Roofing - Spend Your Capital Dollars Wisely

Budgeting for Roofing - Spend Your Capital Dollars Wisely

Here's how to make the most of your capital and operating dollars.

1. Review local and national building codes. What are the R-values (measure of thermal insulation) and wind-uplift requirements that need to be considered?

2. Your roofing contractor can provide the criteria for roof system assemblies that your insurance carrier will need to determine if the roof replacement system that you are considering meets their insurance requirements.

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Budgeting for Roofing - Spend Your Capital Dollars Wisely

Budgeting for Roofing - Spend Your Capital Dollars Wisely

Here's how to make the most of your capital and operating dollars.

1. Review local and national building codes. What are the R-values (measure of thermal insulation) and wind-uplift requirements that need to be considered?

2. Your roofing contractor can provide the criteria for roof system assemblies that your insurance carrier will need to determine if the roof replacement system that you are considering meets their insurance requirements.

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EPDM (Rubber) Roof System

EPDM (Rubber) Roof System

Not all roofing systems can brag that they’ve been around for more than four decades!

Technically known as “ethylene propylene diene terpolymer,” EPDM is an exceptionally strong and resilient roofing system that can last 30 years or longer when installed and maintained correctly.


If you’re in the market for a new facility roof or you just want to know what your options are – you might be interested in knowing that EPDM is among the best roofing choices for affordability, energy savings and for reducing your building’s carbon footprint.

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