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Facilities management updates, insights, strategies & best practices

Facility Maintenance Decisions
When Roofing Replacement Is the Best Option


Facility Maintenance Decisions
Best Practices for Recovering Low-Slope Roofs

News & Views
School Roof Collapses, Injures 10

Building Operating Management
Don’t Go With the Flow

Building Operating Management
How to Add Value on Your Next Roofing Project

Building Operating Management
How Roofing Complements Whole-Building Sustainability

Building Operating Management
Roofing That Enhances Employee Health and Wellness

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How to Maximize Roof Performance Life in the Real World

News & Views
Heavy Snow Causes Rash of Roof Collapses 

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Savvy Strategies for Roof Maintenance and Replacement

Building Operating Management
Editorial: Resilience Requires Engagement

Building Operating Management
How to Optimize Roof Performance with Timely Repairs

Building Operating Management
Steps to Take to Ensure Timely, Successful Roof Repairs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
3 Roofing Trouble Spots and How to Prevent Them

Building Operating Management
The Resilience Benefits of Cool Roofing

Building Operating Management
A Warming World Needs Cool Roofing

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding Maintenance Requirements for Roof Coatings Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Inspection and Testing to Ensure Proper Installation

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Spotlight on Elastomeric Coatings: What You Need to Know

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Top-Level Protection

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Replacement Strategies and Tactics

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Assessment Lays Groundwork for Successful Roof Replacement

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Warranty and Installation Issues for Roof Replacements

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Replacements: Understanding System Options

Building Operating Management
4 Types of Roof Coatings: How to Pick the Best for Your Facility

Building Operating Management
Roof Coatings Come of Age

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Staffing and Security: Successful Roof Replacement Projects

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof System Selection: Ensuring Successful Roof Replacements

Building Operating Management
Building Exteriors Enhance Resilience Against Extreme Weather

Facility Maintenance Decisions
High-Level Decisions: Successful Roof Replacements

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Assessments Critical for Successful Roof Replacements

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Post-Installation Maintenance for Roof Replacement Success

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Eye on Installation for Successful Roof Replacements

Building Operating Management
In New York City, Tough Rules Target Emissions from Large Buildings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Making Roof Replacements Work

News & Views
Roof Leak at Historic Facility Delays College Basketball Game

News & Views
New Laws Help Green Roofs Take Root in New York City

Building Operating Management
Winter Maintenance Considerations for Steep-Sloped Roofing

Building Operating Management
Winter Roofing Hazards: Snow, Ponding, Freeze/Thaw

Building Operating Management
Facilities Manager's Guide to Winter Roofing Care

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Qualified Contractors Essential for Successful Roofing Upgrades

Building Operating Management
How to Choose the Proper Metal Building Enclosure System

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding Roof Warranty Issues Before Upgrades

News & Views
Facilities Near Runways May Promote Bird Strikes

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Projects: Early-Phase Focus, Long-Term Success

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofs: Inspection, Conditions and Coatings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Specification Issues for Roof Coatings

Building Operating Management
Are Cool Roofs Beneficial in Cold Climates?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Extending Roof Coating Life, Protecting Facilities

Building Operating Management
How Cool Roofs Promote Energy Savings, Cooler Cities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Inspections and Streamlining Maintenance

Building Operating Management
8 Tips for Roofing Preventive Maintenance Inspections

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Inspections: Establishing a Plan

Building Operating Management
How to Perform a Roof Condition Index Assessment

Building Operating Management
Preventive Maintenance Is Key to Minimizing Roof Damage and Leaks

Building Operating Management
Understanding 3 Common Roofing Problems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Inspections and Extended Performance Life

Building Operating Management
How to Prevent Roofing Problems

Building Operating Management
Is Your Roof Leak Really a Roof Leak?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Upgrades and Warranty Issues

Building Operating Management
5 Steps to Get the Most from Green Roofs

Building Operating Management
Requirements for a Façade Inspection

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Contractor's Role in Roofing Upgrades

News & Views
Cool Roofs Ease Urban Heat Island: Study

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Upgrades: Beyond System Selection

Building Operating Management
How to Ensure a Successful Façade Inspection

News
Self-adhered Modified Bitumen Membrane Introduced

Building Operating Management
Understanding the Roof Consultant's Role in Roofing Selection

Building Operating Management
Beyond Waterproofing: How to Ensure Long-Term Roof Life

Building Operating Management
How to Include Energy Efficiency in Roofing Selection

News & Views
Cool Walls Can Save As Much Energy As Cool Roofs

Building Operating Management
Seven-Year Study Shows Gains and Losses of Energy-Saving Roofs

Building Operating Management
How to Select Roofing Systems

News & Views
Indiana University Dorms Infested with Mold Undergo Renovations

News & Views
Ford Continues with $740 Million Renovation of 105-Year-Old Building

Building Operating Management
What Makes a Rooftop Unit High-Performance?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding How Roofing Issues Occur

Building Operating Management
How To Select a New Roofing System

News & Views
Green Roofs and Their Benefit to IAQ

Building Operating Management
Understanding High-Efficiency Rooftop Air Conditioning Units

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Effectively Maintaining a Variety of Roof Systems

News & Views
Green Roofs Help Scrub Ozone Out of Indoor Air

News & Views
College Basketball Arena Enters Final Phase of $72 Million Renovation

Building Operating Management
Post-Installation Steps to Ensure Long Roofing Life

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Regular Roof Inspections Can Help Prolong the Life of Roof Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Using Primers Can Ensure Proper Adhesion of Roof Coatings

News & Views
Roof Fall Fatalities Underscore Need for Following Safety Protocols

News
Roof Membrane Targets Fire Resistance

Building Operating Management
4 Steps to Getting Roofing Installation Right

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Effectively Specifying Roof Coatings Based on Facility Needs

News
Silicon Roof Coatings and Energy Savings

Building Operating Management
How to Ensure Proper Roofing Documents: 3 Steps

News
Roof Membrane Targets Improved Installation

News & Views
Drones Expanding Reach for Facility Inspections

Building Operating Management
3 Steps for Planning Roof Replacements

News & Views
Campground of The Future Heads to Facility Roofs

News & Views
Hungry Seagulls Damage School Roof

News & Views
Summerfest Concert Venue Undergoes Renovation

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How To Select the Correct Roofing Consultant

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: Fine Tuning the Specification Process

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Specifying the Proper Roofing System

Building Operating Management
Design, Installation, Maintenance, Management: Keys To Long Roof Life

Building Operating Management
5 Steps To Longer Roof Life

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Making Roofing Projects Work

News & Views
Roofer Killed in Parking Garage Fire

Building Operating Management
Metal and Drones: Roofing Maintenance Innovations

Building Operating Management
Blue and Solar: Environmental Innovations In Roofing

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Inspections: The Benefits of Infrared Technology

Building Operating Management
Innovations in Green Roofs Bring Benefits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How Roof Inspections Vary by Type

News & Views
The Birds and the Bees and a Fox on the Roof

News & Views
Blue Roofs Help Manage Stormwater Runoff

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Knowing When To Perform Roof Inspections

News & Views
Denver Repeals Green Roof Law on its First Birthday

News & Views
Stadium Roof Repairs Completed

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Inspections: 3 Key Questions

Building Operating Management
5 Keys To Good Metal Roof and Wall System Design

Building Operating Management
Metal 101: Understanding Best Use Cases for Metal Roofs and Walls

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Performing Routine Maintenance for Warranty Compliance

News & Views
Syracuse University’s Carrier Dome Set for Renovation

News & Views
Mold Leads to School Closure, Roof Replacement

Building Operating Management
Good Stormwater Management: Key Component of Water Resilience

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: How to Properly Prepare a Substrate for Application

Building Operating Management
4 Factors for Green Roof Product Selection

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Specification Based on Facility Needs

News & Views
Green Roofs Continue To Grow, Some by Law

Building Operating Management
9 Ways Green Roofs Bring Greener Cities, Buildings

News & Views
Miller Park Needs $1 Million Repair

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: Selecting a Qualified and Reliable Contractor

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: Recovery vs. Replacement

Building Operating Management
Urban Exploration: A Next-Generation Security Threat?

News & Views
Tornado Damage Leads to Stadium Roof Replacement

News & Views
Deferred Maintenance Strains Budgets

News & Views
Roof Replacements Offer Range of Benefits

Building Operating Management
Roofing Myths Busted: Design

Building Operating Management
Why Cool Roofing Is Important To Energy Efficiency Goals

Building Operating Management
How the Building Exterior Affects HVAC Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Emissivity vs. Reflectivity

News & Views
Facility Spending $1 Million on Improvements

News & Views
3 Benefits of Cool Roofs

News & Views
Roofer on ATV Falls Off School Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Benefits and Energy Savings

News & Views
Adhered PV Panels Keep Roofs Cool: Researchers

Building Operating Management
How Facility Managers Take The Lead on Product Selection

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Cost Considerations and Facility Needs

Building Operating Management
Understanding Thermal Mass and HVAC Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Roofing Myths Busted: Installation

Building Operating Management
Roofing Myths Busted: Inspections and Maintenance

News & Views
University Replaces Roof on Historic Hall

Building Operating Management
How Roof Asset Management Can Save on Operating, Maintenance Costs

News & Views
Roof Collapse Offers Tough Reminder

News & Views
Roof Fire Takes Out University's Web Services for Two Weeks

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Repair vs. Replacement

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Inspections to Detect Problems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
5 Keys to Healthy Roofs

News & Views
Water Watch: City Embraces Stormwater Management

News & Views
Roof Leak Delays Start of NBA Playoff Game

News & Views
CN Tower Falling Ice Punctures Rogers Centre Roof

News & Views
Baltimore Schools Meet to Discuss Roof Replacement

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Replacement: Assessing Challenges and Applying Strategy

News & Views
RECALL: Rooftop Units Pose Fire Hazard

News & Views
City Grid Increases Urban Heat Island Effect

Building Operating Management
Hurricane Irma: Buildings Show Resilience Gains

News & Views
City Ordinance Requires Green Roofs

Building Operating Management
How To Conduct a Proper Roof Inspection

Building Operating Management
Roofing: How And Why To Do Effective Preventive Maintenance

News & Views
Super Bowl Stadium Uses Advanced Roofing Material

News & Views
Wind-Damaged Church Steeple Raises Safety Concerns

Building Operating Management
Roofing Inspections, Maintenance Can Prevent Leaks

Building Operating Management
How To Do Roof Evaluations For Long-Term Roof Success

Building Operating Management
How To Inspect and Evaluate Roofing Membrane Conditions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Replacement: Planning For Success

Facility Maintenance Decisions
UConn Roof Project Offers Management Lessons

News & Views
Heavy Snow Accumulation Causes Roof Collapse

Building Operating Management
3 Steps To Protecting Roofs From Stormy Weather

Building Operating Management
Protecting Roofs From Heavy Winds

Building Operating Management
Winter Is Coming: Protecting Roofs From Heavy Snow

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How to Make Roofing Projects Work

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Specifying Roofing Options Based on Facility Needs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Projects: The Importance of Contractor Pre-Constuction Meetings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Selecting a Contractor for Roofing Projects

Building Operating Management
Advances in Technology Bring Innovations in Metal Buildings, Roofs

Building Operating Management
3 Steps To Retrofitting Flat Roofs Into Pitched Metal Roofs

News
Tremco Roofing Selected to Restore Cleveland Cavaliers' Quicken Loans Arena

News & Views
Rooftop Gardens and Hikeable Halls: Designing a Vertical School

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Warranties Give Facilities an Added Layer of Protection

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding What a Roof Warranty Covers

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Keeping a Roof Warranty Intact by Avoiding Common Mistakes

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Preventive Measures Can Keep Roof Warranties in Compilance

News & Views
Three Steps to Protect Your Low Slope Roof

News
Fall is Ideal Time to Prepare Facilities for Winter From Roof to Foundation

News & Views
Minimizing Threats to Low Slope Roofs

News & Views
Green on Top: New Standard for Vegetative Roofs

Building Operating Management
Is Now The Time To Invest In New Technology?

News & Views
Hurricane-resistant Roofs Detailed in Resilience Standard

News
The Garland Company Unveils Redesigned, Customer-Centric Website

Building Operating Management
8 Technology Developments Reshaping High-Performance Building Exteriors

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Best practices for Protection and Performance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Spotlight on The RCMA

News
Sika Sarnafil Joins NRCA's One Voice Initiative

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: University Finds Opportunity in Vegetative Roofs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: Managing Vegetative Roofs After Installation

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: Maximizing Benefits of Vegetative Roofs

News & Views
Keep Your Building Cool in Summer with a Cool Roof

News
Western Specialty Contractors Protects Vegetation While Re-Roofing Historic Missouri Botanical Garden

News & Views
5 Tips for Flat Roof Maintenance

News & Views
Nature and Green Roofs are Being Integrated into Major Cities

News
Englert Now Offering AIA - CEU Courses Online

Building Operating Management
How To Get The Most Benefit From a Solar Power Purchase Agreement (PPA)

News
The Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress Partners With Ronald McDonald House

Building Operating Management
10 Tips for Selecting a Roofing Contractor

Building Operating Management
SIDEBAR: Water Efficiency Measures at Project Legacy

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: School District Replaces Aging Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: Weather Causes Concerns in Systems Replacement

Facility Maintenance Decisions
SIDEBAR: Raising The Roof on Efficiency

News
Los Angeles-based Roofing Company Receives National Guildmaster Award

Building Operating Management
Improvements in Metal Building Systems Offer Advantages

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: Warranty Watch

Facility Maintenance Decisions
3 Steps To Protecting Roof Warranty

News
FiberTite: First NRCA Partner Member

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Determining The Condition of a Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
What Type of Roof Coating is Best

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Properly Maintaining a Roof After Coating Application

News
UPI: Launches New Website

News
Bade Roofing: Roof Coating Systems Offer Multiple Benefits

Building Operating Management
3 Ways to Boost Building Envelope Performance

News
Firestone Building Products Acquires Gaco Western

News
Sustainable Roofing System Applied to Athletic and Conference Arena Roof

News
NRCA: University of Florida Wins Roofing Competition

News
Antis Roofing & Waterproofing Honored with 2017 CNA/NRCA Community Involvement Award

News
NRCA Announces 2017 Gold Circle Awards Winners

News & Views
New Roofs Get YMCA of the Treasure Coast Out of a “Tough Spot”

News
RCMA Presents Industry Awards, Names Two New Board of Directors at 2017 Annual Meeting

News & Views
Product Category Rule for Roof Coatings in North America Available

News
Richmond Region welcomes German-based UDS Urban Data Systems LLC

News
Roofing Industry Veterans Launch FWAVE, LLC

News & Views
For Single-Ply Roof, Regular Maintenance Prevents Problems

News & Views
Proper Installation Is Crucial for Single-Ply Roof

News & Views
Getting A Good Single-Ply Roof Design

News
Mule-Hide Products Co. Introduces JTS 1 Joint & Termination Sealant

News & Views
Factors to Consider When Selecting A Single-Ply Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Avoiding Roof Replacement Problems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Replacement Success Requires Research

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Contractors Key in Roof Replacements

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Sidebar: Roof Replacements and the Seasons

News & Views
Roof Coatings: Three Myths

Building Operating Management
Understanding What a Roofing Warranty Is, and What It Is Not

Building Operating Management
Know The Advantages and Benefits of Roofing Warranties

Building Operating Management
Roofing Warranties Provide Course of Action, Remedy In Case of Problems

News & Views
Roofing Materials Now in Spanish

News & Views
How To Protect Your Roof This Winter

News
Western Specialty Contractors Completes Restoration/Waterproofing of Museum Roof Beneath St. Louis' Historic Gateway Arch

News
Kemper System Now Covers ‘Building Envelope’

News
RCMA and NSF International Develop First Product Category Rule (PCR) for Roof Coatings in North America

News & Views
Evaluate Building Components Thoroughly Before Deciding to Re-Roof

News & Views
Infrared Insights: Strategies for Troubleshooting Key Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Riddle: Repair, Replace or Recover?

News
New ASTM Standard Will Lead to More Sustainable Roofing Practices

News
Highland Commercial Roofing Reroofs 210,000 Square Foot Commercial Cosmetics Manufacturing Facility Roof

News
TPO Roofing Systems Offer Many Benefits Including Ease of Installation, Price and Durability

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Collapse: 4 Steps to Avoid Disaster

News & Views
Advances in LEDs Bring Architectural Performance to Commercial Products

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: 7 Myths to Consider About Performance

News
Highland Commercial Roofing Reroofs 210,000 Square Foot Commercial Cosmetics Manufacturing Facility Roof

News
Duro-Last, Inc. Earns Highest Level of Sustainability Certification for Single-Ply Roofing Membranes

News
Bade Roofing Expert: Take Time in Fall to Prepare Roof for Winter Weather

News
CertainTeed Adds Spanish Language Resources to Roofing Shingle Applicator Manual Mobile App

News
Highland Commercial Roofing Reroofs 210,000 Square Foot Commercial Cosmetics Manufacturing Facility Roof

News
Detroit Lions Select Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance as Official Roofing Supplier

News
Call for Awards Entries: ARMA Seeks Top Asphalt Roofing Projects

News
Solar Products Brochure Available from OMG Roofing Products

Facility Maintenance Decisions
U.S. Coast Guard Goes Green With Vegetative Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Green Roof Key Component to Coast Guard's Sustainability Efforts

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Challenges, Benefits Associated With Vegetative Roofs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Tall Safety Task: Protecting Workers from Falls

Facility Maintenance Decisions
CASE STUDY: Walking the Walk: Dansko Headquarters Goes Green on Top

Facility Maintenance Decisions
CASE STUDY: Green Grand Slam — Stadium's Parking Structure Sports Multi-Functional Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
CASE STUDY: Vegetated Roof Gives Hospital and Patients a Healing Oasis

Building Operating Management
Roofs, Walls, Window Technology Contribute To Long-Lasting, Durable, Efficient Facilities

Building Operating Management
Building Enclosure Commissioning Targets Hidden Costs of Air/Water Leaks

Building Operating Management
Commissioning Goals: Reduce Air Leakage, Eliminate Thermal Bridges, Control Water Intrusion

News
Simon Roofing Earns ISO 9001 Quality Control Certification Company-wide

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Planning Projects that Perform

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings Provide Cost-Effective Option to Complete Re-Roof Job

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Assessment can Help Determine if Coatings can Deliver Results

Facility Maintenance Decisions
In-House or Outsourcing Roof Coatings Projects Among Managers' Decisions

News & Views
Latest Roofing Trends: Is Blue the New Green?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Money Matters: K-12 Education Facilities Tackle Retrofit Funding

Facility Maintenance Decisions
7 Myths About Roof Coatings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Debunking Myth About Roof Coating Maintenance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Some Roof Coatings Perform Well in Ponding Water

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Spotlight: Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association

News & Views
Control Foot Traffic On The Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Assessments: The Repair, Recover and Replace Dilemma

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Inspection, Moisture Survey Vital to Repair-or-Replace Decision

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Recovering can Save Maintenance Managers Time, Money

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Replacing Roof with Same Option not Always an Effective Strategy

News & Views
The Importance Of Keeping A Roof Clean

Facility Maintenance Decisions
PRODUCTS: Roofing

Building Operating Management
Three Fundamentals of Good Single-Ply Roofing

Building Operating Management
Proper Installation and Maintenance Keys to Good Single-Ply Roofing

News & Views
ARMA Names Top Roof Installations

Building Operating Management
Tips For A Successful RFP Process For Roofing

News & Views
The 2016 Facility Management Tournament of Bad

News & Views
4 Steps For Preventing A Roof Collapse

News & Views
International Roofing Expo Continues To Grow, Challenge Conventional Wisdom

News & Views
Green Roofs Grow Globally

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Financing Hurdles Tough to Overcome in K-12 Districts

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managers' Roles Vary in Trying to Secure Funding for K-12 Retrofits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Return on Investment Factors into K-12 Retrofit Decisions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Summer Work Common to Complete Upgrade Projects in K-12 Facilities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Future Focus: What's Your Next Retrofit Project?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
FAA Creating Rules to Ensure Safe Drone Operation

Building Operating Management
Maintenance Personnel, Trees, Snow Loads Can Hurt Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Commercial Drones Give Managers Eyes in the Sky

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managers Strive to Learn Benefits of Drone Technology

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Challenges and Costs Associated with Drone Technology

Building Operating Management
Protecting Your Roof against Damaging Winter Weather

News & Views
Solar Power for Your Building? How About a Super-Efficient ‘Sunflower’

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: Avoiding Project Headaches

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Unexpected Disruptions Common During Roofing Projects

Building Operating Management
Repairing or Replacing Metal Roof and Wall Systems

Building Operating Management
Weather Protection a Basic in Metal Roofing Repair or Replacement

Building Operating Management
Proper Design of Joints and Other Sheet Metal Panel Challenges

News & Views
New Standard Drives Efficiency in Rooftop Units and Furnaces

News & Views
Funding Woes: California K-12 Public School District Facilities in Bad Shape

Building Operating Management
Test Your Knowledge of Roof Design, Repair, Maintenance

Building Operating Management
Find the Roof Coating Best Suited to a Facility

Building Operating Management
Roof Coatings Have Varying Characteristics

Building Operating Management
Key Questions FMs Should Ask with Coating Project

Building Operating Management
Budget, Installation Weather Are Additional Issues with Roof Coatings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Preventing Common Rooftop Problems by Focusing on Traditional Trouble Spots

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Systems Intended to Provide Protection to Elements

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Sustainability Roofing Push Leads to Photovoltaic Systems

News & Views
Planning Problem: Meeting a Roof Challenge

Building Operating Management
Importance of Good Roof Asset Management

Building Operating Management
Getting Good Roof Design and Installation

Building Operating Management
Role of Inspections, Repairs in Roof Asset Management

News & Views
Weighty Issue: Project Planners Wrestle with Roof's Load

News & Views
Three Thoughts on Resilience in Commercial Facilities

Building Operating Management
More Misconceptions about Roofing Repairs, Inspections, Warranties

Building Operating Management
Understanding Rooftop HVAC Units as an Energy-Saving Option

Building Operating Management
Understanding Geothermal Systems as Energy-Saving Option

Building Operating Management
Check Your Knowledge of Roof Blisters, Insulation, Low-Slope Design

Building Operating Management
Weather-Proofed Windows and Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Understanding Metal Reroofing Projects

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Deferred Maintenance: Roofing, HVAC, Building Envelopes Primary Areas of Concern

Facility Maintenance Decisions
New-Generation Roof Coatings Offer Many Benefits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding Product Needs for Roof Coating Projects

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Common Roof Coating Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Spotlight on Roof Coating Manufacturers Association

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Comprehensive Strategies for Effective Roof Inspections

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Common Problems With Built-Up Roof Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Common Problems With Single-Ply Roof Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Common Problems With Modified Bitumen Roof Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Common Problems With Metal Roof Systems

Building Operating Management
3 Options for Energy Savings in HVAC Systems

News & Views
Preparation and Planning for Roof Management?

Building Operating Management
Learn Basics of Popular Metal Roof and Wall Renovations and Facility Manager’s Role

News & Views
Green Roofs as Sustainable Design Possibilities

Building Operating Management
What Facility Managers Need To Understand About Ice Dams

Building Operating Management
Materials on Roof Surface Can Build Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Accurate Repair History Vital When Making Roofing Decisions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Factors to Consider in Roof Repair, Recover and Replace Decision

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Important Factors for Managers to Consider in Roofing Dilemma

Building Operating Management
Target Heat Loss at Walls, Roofs to Boost Building Performance

News & Views
Weighty Decision Complicate Reroofing Project

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Project Questions and Answers

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Q&A: Installation Issues

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Post-Installation Questions When Planning Roofing Projects

Building Operating Management
Another Ice Dam Option: Snow Melt Systems

Building Operating Management
Stopping Ice Dams: Super-Insulated Roofs and Snow Melt Systems

News & Views
University Tackles Challenging Re-Roof

Building Operating Management
Ice Dams: Underlayment and Metal Roofs Can Protect Against Problems

Building Operating Management
Ventilated Roofs Can Prevent Ice Dams

News & Views
New Code Requirement Mandates PV Shut Down Device

News & Views
Stay Up to Speed on Roof Systems Technology

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Solar Panels Add Challenging Dimension to Arizona State Re-Roofing Project

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Specifiers Take Weight Considerations Into Account

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Penetrations Slow Crews During Arizona State Project

Building Operating Management
Roof Inspections Also Spot Deteriorated Flashings, Unauthorized Leak Repairs

Building Operating Management
Roof Inspections Spot Maintenance, Drainage, Vandalism Problems

Building Operating Management
Common Problems Found During Roof Inspections

News & Views
Best Questions to Ask Roofing Contractors

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Establish a Roof Maintenance Plan Early in Process

News & Views
Benefits of Photovoltaic Roofing

News & Views
Top-Level Sustainability: Hospital's Green Roof Delivers Benefits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
A Closer Look at Roof Coatings Benefits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Waste Issues to Consider When Tearing off a Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings Extend Life of Roof, Components

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Maintenance Considerations With Roof Coatings

News & Views
Fall, Spring, Best Times of Year for Roof Inspections

News & Views
Don't Ignore Wet Roof Deck

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Michigan Hospital Enhances Sustainability Efforts With Vegetative Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Helping a Green Roof Reach Peak Performance Levels

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Lessons Learned from Green Roof Process at Michigan Hospital

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Sidebar: Green Roofs and Maintenance Challenges

Building Operating Management


Building Operating Management
Focus On A Coating’s Overall Quality As Well As Specific Features

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Strategies for Working with Roofing Contractors

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Best Questions to Ask Roofing Contractors

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Stay Up to Speed on Roof Systems Technology

Building Operating Management
Winterizing The Roof: Best Practices

Building Operating Management
Your Roof: What To Do Before Winter

Building Operating Management
Snow, Ice, Cold Can Damage Roof Shingles, Membranes

News & Views
Questions to Ask a Roof Contractor

News & Views
How Does Water Get Under a Roof Membrane?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Ensuring Performance and Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coating Specifications: One Size Does not Fit All

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Application Concerns When Applying Roof Coatings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Maintenance Matters and Roof Coatings

Building Operating Management
Resilient Roof Systems Can Be Designed To Handle Higher Wind Speeds Than Codes Require

Building Operating Management
Daylighting, Energy Production Are Among Energy Possibilities Of Resilient Roofs

Building Operating Management
Go Beyond Minimum Requirements To Keep A Roof Resilent

News & Views
High-Performance Products Make High-Performance Buildings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Third Roof is a Charm for University of Northern Iowa

Facility Maintenance Decisions
University Faces Major Roofing Decision After Storm

Building Operating Management
How To Hire A Good Roofing Contractor

Building Operating Management
Whether Bigger Or Smaller, Roofing Firms Have Advantages, Disadvantages

Building Operating Management
Due Diligence Can Help Ensure Roofing Contractor Is The Right Choice

Building Operating Management
Ask Potential Roofing Contractors About Training, References

News & Views
When is Reroofing the Best Option?

News & Views
When Should a Roof be Replaced?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings Aim To Protect And Repair Roofs, Not Replace Them

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Existing Conditions May Diminish Roof Coating's Effectiveness

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Success of Roof Coating Relies on Proper Adhesion

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Beware Potential Roof Coating Application Problems

Building Operating Management
First Steps When Considering a Green Roof For An Existing Facility

Building Operating Management
Green Roof Types For Particular Buildings

Building Operating Management
Energy Benefits of Green Roofs

Building Operating Management
Green Roofs Incentives and Rebates

Building Operating Management
Office Building Renovations Aim To Reposition “Stale” Properties

News & Views
How to Inspect a Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Inspections: Preventing Long-Term Trouble

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Before-and-After Photographs Important for Roof Inspections

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Strategies: Repair, Recover or Replace?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Replacement Recommendations

Building Operating Management
Finding Value in Building Enclosure Commissioning

Building Operating Management
Building Enclosure Commissioning During Construction Phase

News & Views
Rooftop PV Hazards and Best Practices Report

News & Views
Three Places to Check for Roof Leaks

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Solar Situation: Roofing, Photovoltaics and Maintenance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Spring, Fall Best Times for Roofing Maintenance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Get Involved Early in Roof Design Process

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Spotlight: The Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing (CEIR)

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Green Roofs, Paved Areas Emerge as Sustainable Design Components

Building Operating Management
How To Get The Most From Your Roofing Budget: Repair, Replace or Re-Cover?

Building Operating Management
Recoating Could Extend Roof's Life, But Moisture Survey Is Necessary Step

Building Operating Management
Replacing, Re-covering Roof Are Both Valid Options, But Know What Code Requires

Building Operating Management
Replacing Roof Offers Wider Choice Of Systems, Chance To Inspect Deck

Building Operating Management
Showcase Products: Metal Buildings

Building Operating Management
5 More Metal Building System Considerations

Building Operating Management
Improvement In Metal Building Systems Performance, Appearance Offers Facility Managers More Options

Building Operating Management
Five Considerations For Planning Use Of Metal Building Systems

Building Operating Management
Noise Control Principles For HVAC Design

News & Views
Plan Re-Coating Schedule to Help Maintain Roof

News & Views
Big Top: Reroofing California's State Capitol

Building Operating Management
10 Reasons Roofs Should Be Inspected

Building Operating Management
Keeping A Roof In Shape: Finding Leaks, Drainage Problems, Damage

Building Operating Management
Why Roof Inspections Should Be A Priority For Facility Managers

News & Views
How to Avoid Moisture Issues to Prevent Roofing Installation Problems

News & Views
How Vegetative Roofs Extend Service Life

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Reroofing California State Capitol Presents Challenges

Facility Maintenance Decisions
California Capitol Reroofing Crew Reflects Complex Project

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Reroofing Project Meets Expectations for California Capitol

Building Operating Management
Roof Coatings Can Protect Environment, Help Maintain Operating And Capital Budgets

Building Operating Management
Solvent-based, Water-based Roof Coatings Have Pros And Cons

Building Operating Management
Plan Re-Coating Schedule To Help Maintain Roof

Building Operating Management
New Developments Make Metal Roof And Wall Systems More Versatile Options

Building Operating Management
Metal Wall Systems Are Becoming More Acceptable Option

Building Operating Management
Metal Roofs Are Natural Partner For Solar Power Systems

News & Views
When a Roof Straddles The Repair/Replace Line

News & Views
How to Choose Best Single-Ply Roofing System

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Spotlighting Single-Ply Roofing Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Single-Ply Roofing Systems Present Some Challenges

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Installation Suggestions For Single-Ply Roofing Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Effective Inspection Plan Adds Years to Roofing System

News & Views
How to repair a wet roof deck

News & Views
What You Need To Know About Flat Roof Coatings

Building Operating Management
Innovative Products: Roofing

News & Views
Fire Code Compliance Requires Creative Solutions at Manhattan High-rise

Building Operating Management
Vegetative Roofs Re-Emerge As Viable Option For Commercial Facilities

Building Operating Management
Vegetative Roof Financial Benefits Include Increased Property Values, Tax Incentives And Reduced Energy Costs

Building Operating Management
Vegetative Roofs: Installation In Stages And Installation Over Existing Roof

News & Views
Three Places to check for Leaks

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Climate, weather conditions factor into roof coatings decisions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Color of Roof Coating Helps With Temperature Changes

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Dry Conditions Best for Roof Coatings Application

Building Operating Management
When A Roof Straddles The Repair/Replace Line

Building Operating Management
First Steps When Hiring A Roofing Contractor

Building Operating Management
What To Be Sure A Roofing Warranty Includes

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Condition Assessments Aid in Repair or Replace Decision

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Infrared Technology, Coring Popular Roof Conditioning Techniques

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Replace Roof When Repair Equals Cost of Replacement

Building Operating Management
CEIR's RoofPoint System Helps Facility Managers Evaluate Roof Efficiency, Durability

Building Operating Management
Ultimate Goal of CEIR's RoofPoint System is to Guide All Phases of Roofing Projects

Building Operating Management
RoofPoint System is Rooted in Good Roofing Design Principles

Building Operating Management
RoofPoint System Offers Alternative to LEED Certification

News & Views
What To Think About When You

News & Views
Keys to Ensuring Successful Rooftop PV System

Building Operating Management
Sustainability, Flexibility Help Metal Buildings Grow In Popularity

Building Operating Management
Metal Buildings Can Be Attractive As Well As Sustainable

Building Operating Management
Showcase: Metal Buildings Products

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Strategies for Preventing Roof Coating Problems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Environmental Conditions Can Create Havoc

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Be Aware of Specification, Application Errors

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Spotlight RCMA

News & Views
Keep Good Records of Roof Conditions

News & Views
Replacing HVAC Equipment Before It Fails Pays Off

Building Operating Management
A Community College Library for the 21st Century

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Success With Solar Roofing System Starts Long Before Installation

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Manager's Goals for Solar Rooftops Should be High

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Maintenance Key to Successful Roof System

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Spotlight: CEIR

Building Operating Management
Zombie Roofs: Reasons Roof Failure Is Ignored

Building Operating Management
Visual Roof Exam, Moisture Survey Can Help Spot Zombie Roofs

Building Operating Management
Coating Can Be Short-Term Solution For Deteriorated Roof

News & Views
Time For The Spring Roof Inspection

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative Roof Matures into Showcase for Sustainability

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Installing Green Roofs can be Complex Process

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative Roof Evolves Throughout its Life

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Facility Managers See Energy Savings with Vegetative Roofs

News & Views
LEED Standard Measures Cool Roof

Building Operating Management
Long-Term Roofing Plan Can Save Money, Aggravation

Building Operating Management
Roof Inspections, Checklist Help Facility Managers Spot Trouble Early

Building Operating Management
Properly Maintained Roof Log Helps Streamline Management Of Roof Systems

Building Operating Management
Plan For Roof Replacement To Avoid Catastrophic Failure

News & Views
Identify and fix wet spots on roof

Building Operating Management
Retrofitting With Metal Offers Potential Long-Term Savings

Building Operating Management
Metal Roofs, Walls Offer Energy Efficiency Possibilities

Building Operating Management
Solar Panels, Metal Roofs Have Natural Symbiosis

Building Operating Management
Metal Roofs Offer Number of Energy Star-Compliant Options

News & Views
Regular Roof Maintenance Now Can Save Money Later

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roadblocks to Single-Ply Roofing Maintenance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Comprehensive Maintenance, Inspection for Single-Ply Roofing

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Building a Successful Single-Ply Roofing Maintenance Program

News & Views
Condition Monitoring Helps Detect Building Envelope Problems

Building Operating Management
RoofPoint Rating System Helps Define Real Roofing Sustainability

Building Operating Management
RoofPoint System Calls for Roofing Durability

Building Operating Management
RoofPoint System Offers Measurable Goals

News & Views
The Benefits and Challenges of Roof Coatings

Building Operating Management
How To Select The Right Roofing System

Building Operating Management
Proper Preventive Maintenance For Roofing

Building Operating Management
Roofing Resources For Facility Managers

News & Views
How Do Commission Your Roof?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
The Benefits and Challenges of Roof Coatings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Examining Roof Coatings Concerns

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings Product Development

Building Operating Management
Water and Air Infiltration Can Quickly Compromise Building Exterior

Building Operating Management
Building Envelope Commisssioning Ensures Exteriors Perform as Planned

Building Operating Management
Finding Energy Waste Requires Knowledge of How Energy Transfers Through Building Components

Building Operating Management
Performance Testing Helps Ensure Air-Tight, Water-Tight Construction

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Making Photovoltaic Roofing Systems Work

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Photovoltatics: Roof Racking Systems

News & Views
Roof Replacement Eases Maintenance Woes

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Sustainable Roof Opportunities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Increasing Demand for Roof Coatings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Product Selection From Installation to Routine Maintenance

Building Operating Management
Cool Roofs an Option For Almost Any Facility

Building Operating Management
Cool Roofs Can Provide Big Savings in Conjunction With Other Systems

Building Operating Management
Cool Roof Rebates, Incentives Can Vary By Region, Political Climate

Building Operating Management
Aging Infrastructure Can Drive Cool Roof Rebates

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Storm Damage Requires Dome Replacement of Sporting Venue

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Upgrading to a More Structured Roofing System

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof-Specification Decision: PVC or Sprayed Foam

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Thermal Imaging: Moisture Inspections on Low-Slope Roofs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Moisture Inspections Require Alternative Testing Methods

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Limitations of Infrared Technology in Moisture Inspections

News & Views
Roofing Technological Advances

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Energy efficiency project results in significant campus improvements

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Ensuring Long-Term Sustainable Roofing Performance

News & Views
Three Causes of Moisture Below the Roof Membrane

Building Operating Management
Understanding Single-Ply Roofing Failures Helps Prevent Them

Building Operating Management
Pitch Pockets, Water Vapor can Cause Single-Ply Roof Trouble

Building Operating Management
Improper Use of Adhesives can Lead to Single-Ply Roof Failures

Building Operating Management
Deflection, Crushing of Roof Insulation Can Contribute to Single-Ply Roofing Failures

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Product Advances Offer Managers Better Roof Protection Options

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Classification

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Installation and Maintenance

News & Views
Why Are Green Roofs Environmentally Responsible?

News & Views
Match Roof to Fire Rating Needs

News & Views
Why Is Commissioning So Critical To LEED?

News & Views
Top Tips For Roof Maintenance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Product Focus: Roofing

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Successful Leak Detection Combines Patience, Skill and Knowledge

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Strategies for Pinpointing Location of Roof Leaks

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Guidelines for Making Temporary and Permanent Roof Repairs

Building Operating Management
Important Updates In Roofing Technology

Building Operating Management
Focus On Sustainability: Effect on Roofing

Building Operating Management


Building Operating Management
Tips To Ensure A Successful Roofing Installation

Building Operating Management
Metal Roof and Wall Systems Prove Durable, Cost Effective

Building Operating Management
Metal Roofs Much Improved From Earlier Generations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings Can Extend Performance Life and Generate Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding Roof Types Key to Successful Coating Applications

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coating Performance Depends on Application, Preparation

Building Operating Management
Environmental Rules, Innovation Could Mean New Golden Age of Roofing

Building Operating Management
New Codes, Regulations Help Drive Improvements in Roof Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Application Methods Changes Having Big Effect on Roofing Industry

News & Views
What You Need to Know About Metal Roofing

News & Views
How To Prepare and Inspect a Roof in High-Wind Situations

Building Operating Management
Roofing Reconsidered: RoofPoint Guidelines Hone Industry's Best Practices

News & Views
The Focus on Sustainability is Changing Roofing Strategies, Products

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Inventory Assesses Conditions, Repair Needs

News & Views
Replacing Rooftop Units Before They Fail Can Bring Significant Benefits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
First Impressions Start with Right Attitude

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: District Revamps Preventive Maintenance Program

Facility Maintenance Decisions
New Roofs Must Withstand Solar Arrays

News & Views
What Is RoofPoint?

News & Views
How To Pick The Right Roof

Building Operating Management
Picking The Right Roofing Product Has Several Considerations

Building Operating Management
Climate Plays Big Role In Selecting The Right Roofing Products

Building Operating Management
Building Envelopes Affect Energy Use, so Make Sure Yours Isn't Just a Pretty Face

Building Operating Management
For Efficient Exteriors, Start With the Outside, Looking In

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: The Economic Impact of Roof Leaks

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Replacement: Consider Safety Hazards, Impact on Occupants

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Replacement: Conduct Inventory and Analysis of Conditions

Building Operating Management
Green Science Teaching Center Meets Challenges of Landmark Site

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: Six Factors of Long-Term Performance

Building Operating Management
Research Shows the Benefits of Cool Roofs for Building Energy Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: Design, Installation, Maintenance Impact Performance

Building Operating Management
Research Shows Cool Roofs Have Benefits at City and Global Levels

News & Views
The Three Levels of Cool Roof Benefits

News & Views
Keeping An Eye on Roofing Details

Building Operating Management
Roof Problems Often Start at the Seams

Building Operating Management
Roof Penetrations Can Be the Weak Link

Building Operating Management
Protect the Roof from Stress

Building Operating Management
Mind the Metal on the Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative Roofs Moderate Interior Building Temperatures

News & Views
Green Building Design and Fire Safety

News & Views
Testing Your Metal: What You Need to Know About Metal Roofs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative Roofs: How to Ensure a Leak-Proof System

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative Roofs: Pay Attention to Structure, Plants, Rooftop Access

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative Roofs: How to Waterproof the System

News & Views
What Metrics to Look at For Exterior Energy Efficiency

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Energy-Conservation Program: HVAC, Lighting, Roofing with Sean Arnold

News & Views
How To Make Sure Your Roof Warranty Has Teeth

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: How to Prepare for Inspections

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Facility Professionals Discuss Managing Retrofits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Maintenance: Inspection Checklist

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How to Analyze Roof-Inspection Data

Building Operating Management
How Wind Damages Roofs

Building Operating Management
Hail, Ice, Snow Can Damage Roofs

Building Operating Management
Metal Roof and Wall's Durability and Versatility

Building Operating Management
Metal's Green Credentials, Good Looks

News & Views
Know How to Prevent Roofing Problems Due To Natural Hazards

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: LEED, Energy Star and the Cool Roof Rating Council

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: What is the Annual Savings Potential?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Steps for Adhesion Tests

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Building Envelopes: Inspection Requirements for EIFS

Facility Maintenance Decisions
What Are the Benefits of Photovoltaic Roofing?

Building Operating Management
Roofing Maintenance and Inspection in Severe Weather

Building Operating Management
Evaluating Roof Damage After a Storm

Building Operating Management
Regular Roofing Maintenance: When to Inspect the Roof

Building Operating Management
How to Inspect a Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Smithsonian Gardens: Roof Garden Poses Maintenance Challenges

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Photovoltaic Roofs: Questions About Economics, Physical Structure

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Photovoltaic Roofs: What is the ROI?

Building Operating Management
Roofing Contractors: Do You Need One?

Building Operating Management
Roofing Maintenance Cost Calculations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: Pressurization Poses Maintenance Challenges for Medical Center

Facility Maintenance Decisions
TPO Roof Replaces Leaking Inverted Roof-Membrane Assembly System

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Retrofit: Medical Center Recycles Roofing Materials

Building Operating Management
What is the RoofPoint Rating System?

Building Operating Management
The Basics of RoofPoint

Building Operating Management
The Importance of a Durable Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Seven Common Types of Roof Insulation

Building Operating Management
Cool Roof A Simple Solution For Recover, Replacement Projects

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Strategies for Attaching Insulation to Roof Decks

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Tips for Specifying Roof Insulation

Building Operating Management
Facilities With Cool Roofs Less Affected By Urban Heat Islands

Building Operating Management
Cool Roofs Can Be Disadvantage Above Certain Latitudes

Building Operating Management
Vegetation Another Holistic Approach To Cool Roofing

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Assessment: Five Key Questions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Projects: What is in the Specifications?

Facility Focus
What Comes After LEED Certification?

Building Operating Management
Reflectivity, Emissivity Important Factors When Selecting A Cool Roof

Building Operating Management
Insulation, Climate Can Affect Roof's Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Insulation Saves Energy, Complies with Building Codes

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: New Set of Specification Questions

News & Views
With HVAC Upgrades, Reduce Loads First to Maximize Energy Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Advanced Formulations Improve Durability

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Pay Attention to Green Claims

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Online Calculators Quantify Energy Savings

News & Views
Tips For a Long Lasting Roof

News & Views
Reducing HVAC First Costs and Operating Costs

Building Operating Management
Assessing and Repairing Roof Leaks and Damage

Building Operating Management
When Repairs Aren't Enough and the Roof Needs Replacing or Recovering

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Lighting the Path to Energy Efficiency: Changes Proposed for Standard 90.1

Facility Maintenance Decisions
What are the Benefits of Vegetative Roofs?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative Roofs: A Look at the Disadvantages

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Specification Tips for Extensive and Intensive Vegetative Roofs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative Roofs: Secondary Components Include Root Barriers and Vapor Retarders

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative Roofs: Ensuring Proper Design and Installation

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative Roofs: Pay Attention to Base Flashing and Penetrations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How to Inspect Built-Up Roofing Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Inspecting Roof-Deck Substrates Ensures Successful Installations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
What Role Does Insulation Play in Roof Installations?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Inspectors Must Check Bitumen Temperatures During BUR Installation

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Retrofits: Strategies for Membrane, Base Flashing Installation

News & Views
Fall Roof Inspection Time

News & Views
Understand the Energy Star Label for Roofing

Building Operating Management
Proper Design Improves Roof Longevity

Building Operating Management
Focus On Roofing Materials and Workmanship To Improve Longevity

Building Operating Management
How Weather and Maintenance Impact Roof Longevity

News & Views
Tips For a Long Lasting Roof

Building Operating Management
Proper Maintenance and Specs Lead to Roofing Sustainability and Longevity

Building Operating Management
Metal Roof Retrofits can Offer Energy Efficiency, Durability Benefits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Standing-Seam Metal Roofs Provide Anchor for Rooftop Equipment

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Standing-Seam Systems: Follow Rules for Handling Penetrations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Metal Roofs: Use EPDM Rubber Pipe Flashings Around Vents, Pipe Supports

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Building Envelope: A Maintenance Checklist

News & Views
Understanding Metal Roofs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Systems: Membranes, Installation, and Coatings Affect Sustainability

News & Views
Managing the Roof As an Asset

Building Operating Management
LEED Principle: Stormwater Management and Roofing

Building Operating Management
About the Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing (CEIR)

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Calculating Cooling: Load-Factor Definitions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Systems Impact Heating, Cooling Loads

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative and Photovoltaic Roofing Systems Emerge as Sustainability Leaders

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Sustainable Roofing Options Demand Unique Maintenance Activities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
PRODUCT FOCUS: Sustainable Roofing

News & Views
What to Consider When Picking Green Roof Plantings

News & Views
Roof Warranties and Maintenance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
New Standards Promote Sustainable Roofing

Building Operating Management
Cool Roofs: Reflectivity Matters

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Insulation Plays Key Role in Building Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Mineral Aggregate Protects Asphalt Built-Up Roofing Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Asphalt Roofs Provide Waterproofing for Vegetative Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managers Should Consider Life-Cycle Costs When Specifying Roofs

Building Operating Management
Thermal Conductance And Roofing Systems

Building Operating Management
Adding Vegetated Roofs To An Existing Building

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U.S. Green Roof Industry Grows By 35 Percent in 2008

News & Views
Garden Roofs Bring the Green

Topic
Green Roof Systems Explained

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What You Need To Know About Flat Roof Coatings

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Wet Roof Deck?

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Finding Roof Leaks: Three Places to Check For Leaks

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Picking A Cool Roof: SRI Index Is Key

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A Guide To Single Ply Roofing Products

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Cool Roofs Reject Heat, Lower Cooling Loads

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Lower Your Energy Bills with Cool Roofs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Cool Roofs Generate Lower Surface Temperatures

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Cool Roofs: Develop a Maintenance Plan

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Cool Roofs: Title 24, LEED Provide Standards and Guidelines

Building Operating Management
Pay Attention to Long-Term Costs When Deciding Whether to Repair or Recover the Roof

Building Operating Management
Benefits of a Roof Recovery

Building Operating Management
What Roofing Consultants Can Do For You

News & Views
How to Measure Exterior Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative Roofs: Assess Building's Load-Bearing Capacity

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vegetative Roofs: Modular vs. Built In Place

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Green-Roof Maintenance: Irrigation, Weeding, Fertilizing

Facility Maintenance Decisions
The Four Objectives for Specifying Roof Coatings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Different Substrates Require Different Roof Coatings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Manufacturers Classify Coatings by Binder and Carrier Type

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings Provide Quicker Return on Investment

Building Operating Management
Cool Roof Rebates Explained

Building Operating Management
Cool Roof Standards

News & Views
How To Extend the Life of Your Roof

Building Operating Management
Don't Ignore Roofing Maintenance When Budgets Are Tight

Building Operating Management
Roofing Maintenance and Inspectors

Building Operating Management
Emergency Roofing Repairs

Building Operating Management
Roofing Maintenance Tips

News & Views
How To Find Cool Roof Incentives

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coating Type Depends on Roof Substrate

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings Protect Against UV Light, Leaks, Corrosion

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Proper Surface Preparation is Essential Before Applying Roof Coatings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managers Should Evaluate Roof Coatings Warranties

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Disaster Planning: Storm-Proof HVAC, Roof Systems

Building Operating Management
Green Roofs LEED to Multiple Benefits

Building Operating Management
Financial Benefits Of Green Roofs

Building Operating Management
Extensive or Intensive? Green Roofs Explained

Building Operating Management
Green Roof Tips: Roof Structure and Maintenance

Building Operating Management
Green Roof Professional Certification Program Announced

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Benefits of Metal Roofing

News & Views
How To Inspect a Roof, Before and After a Hurricane

Building Operating Management
The Advantages of Roof Commissioning

News & Views
Four Ways to an Environmentally Responsible Roof

Building Operating Management
Roofing Selection Goes Life-Cycle

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Defining Green Roofs: Go Beyond Vegetative Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Reflective Roofs and Insulation Fuel Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Green Roofs: The Durability-Sustainability Link

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Thermal Scans of Roof Systems Can Identify Wet Insulation

News & Views
What Makes a Cool Roof Cool

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Options Abound for Metal Roofs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
SPF Roofing Systems Provide Extra Insulation

Building Operating Management
Collect Written Roof Documentation

Building Operating Management
Maintain Roof Data Electronically

Building Operating Management
Survey All Roofs

Building Operating Management
Prepare Roof Condition Report and Priorities

Building Operating Management
Implement Scheduled Roof Repairs

Building Operating Management
Perform Semi-annual Roof Inspection

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Universal Studios Blaze Caused by Roofing Workers

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Clearing the Air on Roof Warranties

News & Views
Spring Roof Inspection: No Time Like the Present

Building Operating Management
Energy Savings From the Outside In

News & Views
Reduce Roofing Installation Time: Just Peel and Stick

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NRCA Forms Organization to Promote Green Roofs

News & Views
Four Ways to an Environmentally Responsible Roof

Building Operating Management
Cool Roofs Can Generate Healthy Energy Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Resorting to Tradition

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofs: A New Frontier for Green

News & Views
Your Garden Variety Roof

Building Operating Management
Reading The Fine Print

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NRCA Releases Building Codes Manual

News & Views
What Does Your Roofing Warranty Really Say?

News & Views
What To Ask a Contractor

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Raising the Roof (Performance)

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EPA, District of Columbia Agree to Go Green

Building Operating Management
Interview With a Roofing Contractor: What Questions Should You Ask?

Building Operating Management
Hurricane-Proof Your Roof

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Metal Roofing: Toughness On Top

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Making the Case for Performance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Rooftop Issues, Flexible Solutions

Building Operating Management
Meeting Roofing Needs

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Roofing Industry Alliance Funds Green Roof Research

Building Operating Management
Life-Cycle Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Beyond Myths To Solutions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Making Roof Coatings Work

Building Operating Management
How Metal Roofing and Walls Stand Up

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Green Roof Industry Growing, Survey Finds

Building Operating Management
Don't Cut Roofing Corners

Building Operating Management
Good incentive

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Coatings Considerations

Building Operating Management
Single-Ply Solutions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Inspection Insights: A Closer Look at Built-Up Roofs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Hot Solution: Roof Coatings

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Report Examines Energy Savings from Ballasted Roofs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings: Strategies for Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Inspections: A Closer Look

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Superdome Ready For Business
a Year after Katrina


Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings and Cold Weather

Building Operating Management
Will Your Roof Weather a Storm?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
In conjunction with the Cool Roof Rating Council
Making Cool Roofs Pay

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White Roof Coatings Can Boost Roof Longevity, Association Says

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Smart Overhead Management

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Roof Warranty: An Extra Layer of Protection

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Evaluating Vinyl Roofing

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Managing Assets — When They’re Overhead

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Energy Gains: The Envelope, Please

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Raising the Roof

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Making white coatings work

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Roofing

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Pinpointing Roofing Problems

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Timely Roofing Solutions

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Roof Coatings in a New Light

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REPORT PREPARED FOR THE METAL INITIATIVE
Roofs and Walls: The Metal Option

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REPORT PREPARED FOR THE ROOF CONSULTANTS INSTITUTE
Finding the Right Roofing System

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in conjunction with the Cool Roof Rating Council
Top-Level Technology


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with input from the EPDM Roofing Association (ERA)
EPDM Comes of Age


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Roofing

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Be Cool, Pay Less

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In Conjunction with the Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association:
Top-Level Considerations


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Maintenance that Extends Roof Life

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Good People, Bad Roofs

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Roofing Systems: Streamlining for Savings

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Roofing

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Roof Maintenance: Top-Level Priority

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Keeping Tabs on Roofs

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Going From ’Disaster’ to ‘Fantastic’

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Moving to the Top of the Class

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Roof Coatings Protect and Reflect

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Flexible Membranes Come of Age

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Manufacturers Speak Out

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Real-Life Roofing Horror Stories

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Do Cool Roofs Fit In Cool Climates?

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Roof Coatings: Specification Strategies

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Making Sense of Roofing Options

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The Roofing-Mold Connection

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Re-covering the Roof: Right and Wrong

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Roofing on the Rise

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Does One Size Fit All?

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Roofing, Energy and the Environment

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Moving to the Top of the Class

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Taking the High Road on Low Bids

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Making Renovations Pay

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Roof Coatings: Bottom-Line Benefits

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Stopping Solar Damage

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Push for Cool Roofs Runs from Rebates to Mandates

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Finding the Value of Roofing Warranties

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ROOFING: A Prescription for Savings

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TPO on Top

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Roofing

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Talk of code changes tops legal agenda

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Roofing: High-Level Decisions

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Roof Coating Considerations

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Roofing: Recover or Replace?

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Survey Offers Glimpse of Best Roofing Practices

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Avoiding Roof Project Pitfalls

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High-Level Decisions

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Who’s got your roof covered?