PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE for COMMERCIAL ROOFS
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Contact NRP to enroll in our flat roof preventive maintenance program.
A proactive commercial roof maintenance program is the most cost-effective way to eliminate leaks and premature damage on your commercial flat or low slope roof. As part of NRP’s program, your flat commercial rooftop will be cleaned and inspected on an annual basis, ensuring any issues are caught and corrected before lasting damage occurs. This includes:
- Removal of surface pollutants
- Cleaning roof of debris*, dirt and dust accumulated from standing water and waterways
- Inspection of flashing and curbs
- Minor repairs* performed
Upon completion of the inspection, you will receive a complete survey of the entire roof which includes:
- Recommended Work Proposal for all visual defects needing immediate attention.
- Photographs of the entire roof surface, and facility exterior, defective areas, and any completed repairs.
A commercial roof inspection should also be conducted after any major storm.
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*Minor repairs and debris removal are defined on a per roof basis, but generally includes small trash items or foliage (1 bag or less) especially around drains, in gutters, down pipes or scupper/conductor-heads. Minor repairs are limited to temporary seals with urethane sealant unless otherwise agreed upon.
More About Preventive Maintenance for Commercial Roofs
What is preventive roof maintenance?
Preventive roof maintenance is a regular, routine check on the health of your low slope or flat commercial roof in order to extend and maximize the life of your roof. This includes a roof inspection and being proactive with roof repairs before they become larger issues that may result in costly repairs or even a roof replacement.
Preventive Maintenance and Roof Warranties
Keeping up with commercial roof maintenance is often required as part of your roof’s warranty. The average roof warranty requires a roof inspection be performed annually. If not completed, this can lead to the warranty being void. A comprehensive program from NRP will not only extends the life of your roof but also validates the warranty, giving you peace of mind.
What are the benefits of proactive commercial roof maintenance?
Partnering with a trusted commercial roofing company, such as NRP, coupled with a proactive roof maintenance program is the best approach to hand ongoing roof maintenance.
- Extends the life of your roof by 10+ years
- Energy efficiency = cost savings
- Understanding of your roof condition
How does a program like this save money?
The main goal of a maintenance program is to project your capital investment. Building the cost of regular inspections and repairs into your budget will extend the longevity of your flat top or low slope commercial roof. Instead of reacting to problems as they occur, small issues are quickly detected and repaired before they become larger, more costly repairs.
Why enroll in a commercial roof preventative maintenance program?
While it is tempting to assign regular roof maintenance to a building maintenance crew, a commercial roof is complicated, and issues could be easily missed. Letting NRP Roof Specialists handle the regular maintenance of your commercial roof. You will receive high-quality service and peace of mind knowing your roof is in good hands.
Should roof maintenance be documented?
Be sure to have all roof maintenance, repairs, warranties, etc. documented. This includes:
- Specifications of Original Roof
- Warranty Documents
- Inspection Reports
- Proposals for Any / All Repairs
- Records of all Roof Modifications and Repairs
Additional Preventive Best Practices
In addition to bi-annual or annual roof inspections and repairs, it is a good idea to have internal policies in place to protect your roof from accidental damage. Anyone who has access to your roof should:
- Walk only in designated areas
- Not leave tools or other items on the roof
- Promptly clean drain clogs
- Not smoke while on the roof
What commercial roof types need preventive maintenance?
The answer is ALL. As a trusted national roofing company, NRP is experienced to work on all major commercial roof types: