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Our favorite week of the year – Spirit Week!

Garland employees really enjoy giving back. And we’ve gotten really good at it too over the last nine years since our unique tradition of “Spirit Week” was created. In the beginning, we dedicated one week (typically at the end of May) to raising money for local and national charities through creative fundraising activities like paying […]

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Best Workplace Honors from NorthCoast 99

The Garland Company has been recognized as a NorthCoast 99 best workplace in Northeast Ohio again for 2017 — our eighteenth consecutive recognition! NorthCoast 99 recognizes great places to work for providing competitive advantages, retaining top performing employees, innovating and growing their business. Applicants are evaluated based on policies and practices related to the attraction […]

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Choosing the Right Underlayment for Roof and Wall Systems

Choosing the right underlayment for your next commercial building project is essential to a successful outcome. A high-performance underlayment can help ensure your building envelope is both air and watertight. Luckily, Garland offers underlayment options to seal and protect the entire building envelope. This variety of high-performance underlayments provides an extra layer of dependable waterproofing […]

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Project Highlight: Restoring the Center of Campus Life at Indiana State University

Completed in 1909, Normal Hall is the second oldest surviving building on the Indiana State University campus in Terre Haute, Indiana – about one hour west of Indianapolis. Since then, Normal Hall has undergone multiple renovations, including an addition added in 1957. But by 2010, the grand neo-classical building was largely unoccupied and falling into […]

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What makes a roofing product “green”?

Incorporating post-consumer recycled tires and recycled glass bottles in our modified bitumen systems are two ways that make our products more eco-friendly. One of the most overlooked eco-friendly characteristics is the longevity and sustainability of a product. All Garland systems are engineered and designed with the goal of reaching more than 30 years of service life. […]

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What’s a Hybrid Sealant?

For years, the most commonly used sealants and caulks in the commercial building industry included urethanes, solvent-based silicones and acrylics. For the most part, those types of sealants performed as expected, keeping air, water, insects and dust out of buildings at windows or gaps in walls or joints. Although they have long been trusted in […]

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New Roofing Product: High-Temperature Underlayment for Metal Roof Systems

We are excited to announce a new product for our customers — R-Mer® Seal, a self-adhering underlayment for our high-performance metal roof systems. When installing a metal roof system, choosing an underlayment is crucial. This layer not only acts as the secondary waterproofing protection for the system, but it must also be able to withstand high temperatures. […]

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