Commercial Roofing Excellence in Northern Michigan

Your Shield Against the Storm – Unwavering Expertise for Commercial Roofing Excellence in Northern Michigan

Great Lakes Roofing and Insulation stands as a beacon of experience, expertise, and unwavering commitment to quality – making them the go-to provider for commercial roofing solutions in northern Michigan. Excellence in Commercial Roof Services for Generations Since 1986, Great Lakes Roofing and Insulation has served the Upper Peninsula with pride, earning a stellar reputation […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Commercial Roof Materials for Longevity

Commercial roofing is an investment for any business. When selecting the roofing system that will best meet the needs of your company, durability and longevity should be top of mind. A resilient roof provides both peace of mind and cost-cutting advantages over time. In this guide we explore key considerations when choosing long-lasting materials like […]

Reasons to Tend to your Roof Before Fall | Commercial Roof Maintenance

Prioritize Commercial Roof Maintenance, Repair or Replacement Before Fall

As summer winds down and fall begins its slow ascent, commercial roofs may face new challenges from changing weather patterns. Now is an opportune time to assess, maintain, repair, or even replace your commercial roof before unpredictable conditions take over; read on for five solid reasons for getting this process underway before autumn sets in. […]

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Understanding Summer Storms and Protecting Commercial Flat Roofs

With the arrival of summer, come the dangers, such as summer storms. These natural phenomena are not only breathtaking to watch, but they can also be dangerous to commercial flat roofs. Businesses must be aware of the damage that summer storms may cause to ensure their roofing system’s longevity and durability. This blog will explore […]

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Why Choose Duro-Last Roofing? The Top Benefits for Building Owners

As a building owner, one of the most crucial decisions you’ll make is selecting the right roofing system. The roof protects your entire investment, safeguarding your property, assets, and occupants from the elements. When it comes to durability, efficiency, and peace of mind, Duro-Last roofing stands head and shoulders above the rest. Great Lakes Roofing […]

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When flat roofs reach the end of their life-cycle

There are several reasons why a flat single ply roof can fail. Some common causes of failure include: Poor installation: A flat single ply roof must be installed correctly to ensure it performs as intended. If it is not installed properly, it can lead to issues such as leaks and premature deterioration. Weathering: Exposure to […]

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Hail! Hail! Go away hail!

Weather of any kind can be a threat to your commercial facility. Tornados, hurricanes, and other high wind, snow, and even light rain – if there are flaws in your roof membrane – can cause problems. Aside from an extreme wind event, perhaps no weather force is potentially more damaging than hail. Storms that produce […]

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Environmental Considerations for Commercial Roofs

In recent years, the commercial roofing industry has been trending toward lightweight, reflective materials. This shift has been environmentally beneficial in a couple of obvious ways: 1) lightweight means that less fuel is necessary to transport materials to the job site; 2) reflective means that the roof can deliver summertime energy savings to commercial facilities […]