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Back to School! Restored Flat Roof Protects Students Returning to Class

Garland Project Highlight John Silber Early Learning Center Chelsea, Massachusetts  Challenge More than 20 years ago, the City of Chelsea re-built their school district – literally. The district, located just outside Boston, decided to build nine school buildings at one time. Today, they cautiously manage their portfolio of simultaneously aging facilities, while carefully allocating resources […]

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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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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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Here’s Why It’s Time To Consider a KEE Hybrid Roof

As building and facility owners perpetually demand improvement in the performance of thermoset and thermoplastic roof membranes, researchers and chemists have continued to evolve and advance their technologies and capabilities. While improvements have been made to improve the performance of both TPO’s and PVC’s, KEE is indisputably the highest-performing thermoplastic roof membrane on the market. […]

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Project Highlight: Manufacturing Facility Relies on Revolutionary OptiMax Technology

For most manufacturing facilities across the country, the threat of water penetrating the facility and impacting operations or damaging equipment is something no business owner wants to encounter. So in an effort to avoid that, Dave Fisher, president and treasurer at James Monroe Wire and Cable Corporation in Lancaster, Massachusetts, takes a very proactive approach […]

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Preventive Maintenance for Commercial Roofs

This post was originally published on the Buildings Magazine “BuildingBuzz” blog. Regardless of the type, every building owner wants to get the most out of their commercial roof system. The most cost-effective way to maximize roof performance and increase its life cycle is a proactive approach to preventive maintenance. The key word here is preventive. If an […]

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