Chimney Flashings are the most problematic
on sloped roofing. Chimney Leaks are usually
caused by poor workmanship. We serve the
Often overlooked and not given proper attention
and value, these roof junctures are of great
importance. Even with new roof installations,
chimney flashings are ignored. Visited by novices
and often caulked and sealed with inferior
methods, resulting leaks cause severe damage.
Video: FIBERGLASS ROOF DECK
To the left is a video of a real jewel of a
Fiberglass Roof Deck. With all of the
accompaniments, this deck sets itself apart from all
others! A very unique property nestled into a hill
in Bucks County, Pa. affords a one-of-a-kind
expression in architecture.
Video: Copper Pipe Flashings
Average Roof Plumbing Vent Pipe Flashings
are usually made to fail and only last 12 to 15
years on sloped roofing. Roof Pipe Flashings
Leak and are usually in need of premature
replacement. We serve the Philadelphia area.
Plastic or rubber booted pipe flashing last only
12 to 15 years. Why is this acceptable in the
Video: Cool Roof
Roof Coatings, a way of prolonging flat roof
life while cooling the interior. We serve the
MORE REASON TO MAINTAIN: It has always been the
case that low sloped roofing often fails because
of lack of maintenance but never have the Sun's
rays been harsher and never have the coatings been
Video: Copper Cladded EPDM Rubber Roof
EPDM Roof and accompaniments provided for a low
sloped roof where client wanted Standing Seam
Metal but the slope was too shallow. Copper
cladded EPDM Rubber was the answer. Watch the
video for more information.
Video: Built-in Box
& Yankee Gutters in Philadelphia
Philadelphia Yankee Gutters and Built-in Box
Gutters. We serve the Philadelphia area.
Slate Roof installed probably by experienced
roofers - but not experienced in the arts of metal
work. This is a common problem!
Video: Fiberglass Roof
Decks in the Philadelphia Area
Fiberglass Roofs are ideal for extending
your living area onto the rooftop in the
The traffic bearing roof has long been an enigma
because manufactured roofing material offerings are
not really traffic bearing. Wood decks have been
built atop roofing membranes for years and we now
are picking up the pieces from this ridiculous
Fiberglass Parapet Wall Cap
This is a copper parapet cap made of monolithic
fiberglass! With no joints to fail and minimal
thermal movement, this cap will afford a lifetime of
service while reflecting an historically accurate
and appealing copper cladding. This is the best way
to cap off a troublesome parapet.
Mold Removal with a Guarantee in the Philadelphia
The latest in technological advances in
underlayments have manufacturers, applicators and
contractors following bad methodology. The video
linked to the left stands as a warning the the
industry to wake up and go back to school and
learn sound building practice.
Built in, Box and Yankee or Philadelphia Gutters
are an architectural expression of days gone by and
they have a common issue the plagues them: Metal
Thermal Movement! Allowances must be made for
thermal movement. DO not allow a novice to provide a
cheap fix. It will fail. Copper is the liner of
choice and the few hundreds you save on materials
will cause you a nightmare later. Labor savings on
the cheap fix is money wasted and the resulting
damage can be costly.
Video: Attic Frost on Nails Moisture Mold
Remediation in the Philadelphia Area
Mold Removal Frost on Nails Moisture in
the Philadelphia area.
Industry's answer has long been to properly
ventilate your attic. While this is always
beneficial, remember there are plenty of troubled
attics with mold present that are ventilated
properly. If you have: Frost,
Moisture or Mold in your Attic,
give us a call to inspect.
Video: Ice Dams on Rooftops can be Avoided
Dams are the source of major destruction but
they can be avoided.
How much does it
cost to do it right? Are you tired of dealing with
novices? Are you overlooking hidden problems that can be
made worse when an uneducated contractor sells you a
retrofit of siding, windows, roofing, insulation?
It costs a lot less
than having the job done wrong. Read about the
sad state of our industry.The
misuse of underlayments is rampant and it is
causing major problems. (Left) Roofing
and Siding Leaks Repaired
Inside Walls caused by bad engineering and
building practices and emphasis on underlayments
and "wrapping" up the walls for a tighter building
envelope with total disregard for trapped interior
moisture vapor and dew points within the walls
Inspecting, Testing, Finding and Killing Mold is Easy!
Preventing its return is the challenge many companies fail