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One of the reasons Los Angeles is such a fantastic city is the weather. There are more sun-filled days in L.A. than in many other areas in the nation. The summers are hot, even at the beaches, and the mercury frequently creeps over 100 degrees Fahrenheit. This keeps facilities managers Read More
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When you look at most of the commercial roofs around Los Angeles, you will see that most of them are flat. This is in stark contrast to residential homes that generally have slopes. While it might not seem like too much of a big difference, there are several reasons why Read More
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At Central Roofing, we are asked constantly why commercial buildings have flat tops. The primary reason why is so the HVAC and ventilation units rest on top of the building away from foot traffic. You’ll see a flat roof on nearly every commercial building in Los Angeles, but they aren’t Read More
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One of the reasons Los Angeles is such a fantastic city is the weather. There are more sun-filled days in L.A. than in many other areas in the nation. The summers are hot, even at the beaches, and the mercury frequently creeps over 100 degrees Fahrenheit. This keeps facilities managers Read More
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Overcoming the Problem of Roof Ponding Water. With as much as we rely on it in our daily lives, it’s hard to believe that it’s also one of nature’s most destructive elements. Perhaps that’s why when so many see it accumulating in areas where it normally shouldn’t, they don’t think Read More
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What Type of Warehouse Roofing Will Work for You? Why do companies build (or buy) warehouses? Typically it’s to store items that they believe to be important, whether that be paperwork, raw materials, or tools and equipment. Given the significance that they assign to these items, it’s no surprise then Read More
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There is not much about commercial buildings that is more important to their longevity than their roofs. The ever-shining sun that people love so much in Southern California can take its toll on a roof’s surface, so protection is extremely important when planning the overall maintenance of any commercial or Read More
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Flat roofs carry their own set of challenges, and it is just something that commercial building owners have to watch out for. Fortunately, in Southern California, rain is not as much of a problem as in other parts of the country. Still, good building maintenance requires a close inspection of Read More
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Throughout the Los Angeles area, buildings with flat roofs are the norm for commercial or industrial structures. However, you might also find them on apartment complexes, churches or multi-family homes. That’s because they are inexpensive to build and, if installed properly, have a relatively long life. But despite their ubiquity, Read More
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Roof problems can be a serious issue for any facility, but with some careful precautions and routine maintenance, the potential roof trouble can be greatly reduced. Here’s your complete guide to roof repair—how to prevent it, how to determine whether you need it, and what to do during the process. Read More
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