Blog2017-09-26T19:51:44+00:00

Another Reason to Love the Roofing Industry: Friendships are Born When You Least Expect it.

Dana Castle didn’t know what to expect from her trip to the National Women in Roofing Day, but she sure didn’t expect this! An article posted on Rooferscoffeeshop.com By Karen L. Edwards, NWIR Communications Chair [...]

October 29th, 2018|Categories: HVAC, Knuckleheads, Roofing Materials|Tags: |

Rooftop Supports: What Do Adhesive/Sealants Bring to the Party?

Rooftop Supports: What Do Adhesive/Sealants Bring to the Party?   Many, if not most, rooftop supports are loose laid. This makes for easy installation of pipelines, air conditioning units, conduit and other rooftop equipment, but [...]

October 19th, 2018|Categories: HVAC, Knuckleheads, Roofing Materials|Tags: , , |

The Dead Zone: When rooftop supports aren’t specified

Because rooftop supports aren’t typically specified, they are often improvised. A well-constructed commercial or industrial building must meet a host of specifications. The roof is no exception, and neither is rooftop mounted equipment, including pipes, [...]

July 30th, 2018|Categories: HVAC, Knuckleheads, Roofing Materials|Tags: , , |

Securing Rooftop Supports

There is a wide range of rooftop supports available on the market.  A variety of products are designed to accommodate pipes, struts, pavers, and related equipment of all sizes.  Some of these are designed to be [...]

August 18th, 2017|Categories: Knuckleheads, Roofing Materials, Support|Tags: , , |

Preventing Pipe and Duct Sag

It is not unusual for a contractor or building owner to climb up on a commercial roof and encounter sagging pipes and ducts.  The causes vary.  In some cases, the supports have deteriorated due to [...]

August 7th, 2017|Categories: Knuckleheads, Roofing Materials, Support|