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5 Reasons Commercial Roof Ventilation Fans Are Needed

You have probably spotted them on neighboring businesses, possibly without realizing it: commercial roof ventilation fans. If your business property lacks rooftop fans — or doesn’t have enough ventilation fans— you are paying a tremendous price in high energy bills. Ventilation fans are integral components of a proper roofing system; below we lay out five reasons your commercial or industrial property needs them!

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3 Ways Division 7 is the Best Commercial Roofing Contractor

What makes Division 7 Roofing the best commercial roofing contractor in Ohio? When someone comes to tell you about a movie and says “it’s the best movie they’ve ever seen”, you may be a little skeptical. But what if more and more people came to you saying the same thing about that movie? You’d be pretty quick to go watch it! We are confident we have the same perception from our trusted clients. Continue reading

13 Flat Roofing Terms Every Building Owner Should Know

13 Flat Roofing Terms Every Building Owner Should Know

When you’re new to owning or managing a commercial property, you don’t want to sound unprofessional. Yet when you chat with your facilities team or your commercial roofer, keeping up with flat roof terminology may be difficult. Never fear! Here are 13 roofing terms specific to low-slope, or flat roofing, to help you better understand your roof, your colleagues, and your roofer. Continue reading

How To Understand The Anatomy Of Your Flat Roof

How To Understand The Anatomy Of Your Flat Roof

Most adults have 206 bones in their bodies. Some of us have more, some have fewer. Why a varying number? From infancy at 300 bones to adulthood, some bones of our axial skeletons fuse. Human anatomy is complicated, no doubt. Flat roof anatomy, by contrast, should be easy. However, many facilities managers would fail the one-question quiz, “What layers are part of your flat roof?” 

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How To Compare The Lifespan Of These 6 Commercial Roofs

How To Compare The Lifespan Of These 6 Commercial Roofs

There’s a wide range of commercial roofing materials available today. Each material comes with a different lifespan, installation process, cost, maintenance needs, strengths, and weaknesses. If you need a new roof or have just started managing a building with a new-to-you roof, becoming familiar with the different commercial roofing materials will help you in future decision-making process.

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Why It’s Important To Have A Flat Roof Drainage System

Why It's Important To Have A Flat Roof Drainage System

Your roof is designed to protect your property, the occupants, and everything inside from rainwater to wind. So, it’s essential to keep water from ponding on your flat roof. When left to sit for long, ponding water can trigger various problems, such as plant growth, roof leaks, and further damage to your building’s structure. Consult a reputable commercial roofing contractor to establish an appropriate flat roof drainage system to help avoid this.

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What's The Best Commercial Flat Roof Material To Use For Your Roof Replacement?

What’s The Best Commercial Flat Roof Material To Use For Your Roof Replacement?

What is the “best” cuisine? Italian, Greek, or French? It’s a nonsensical question; everyone has different tastes and needs. The same is true with roofing. The best material to use for a flat roof is what works for you, your budget, and your building. The decision is not just about looks, commercial roof replacement costs, or installation ease. The search for the “best” commercial roofing material is easier when you understand your choices. 

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How Can You Choose The Best Roofing Contractor?

How Can You Choose The Best Roofing Contractor?

You already know you’ll need a quality roofing contractor for your commercial building. Except, how do you choose one? Not every roofing contractor does equal work, so you could be taking a gamble no matter what you pick. There’s the money matter too. If one charges more, does it mean it’s higher quality? Or could someone be scamming you? How do you know a contractor consistently does good work?

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5 Commercial Roofing Tips Property Managers Need to Know

1. Regular roof inspections can stop leaks before they start so you can avoid disruption of business happening in the property.

2. Preventative maintenance can extend the life a roof. Our Preventative Maintenance Program (PMP) can extend your commercial roof’s life up to 10 years!

3. Fixing existing damage now can save you money on future commercial roof repairs and replacements.

4. Allowing a roof to fall into disrepair can result in insurance or warranty voids.

5. Find a commercial roofing contractor you trust to deliver the service you expect.

THIS JOB CHANGED MY LIFE!

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Watch Miguel's story of how his life has been transformed!

Miguel has a compelling story about how his life has been transformed since being with Division 7 Roofing. It's a story about new beginnings, hard work and love for family. Miguel’s testimony shows that we offer much more than just a job.

Check the video out and build a new future with us, apply now.

Division 7 Roofing employment opportunities can be life changing for individuals with and without roofing experience. We care and continue to offer those who want to learn and work hard a path to a trade, a career, and endless opportunities to "Live the Dream", just like Miguel.

Our employee’s are the reason we are the oldest and most trusted commercial roofing contractor in Central Ohio. Take the first step, fill out our online application or call 740.913.1734 and join the Division 7 Roofing Family.

Commercial Roofers Support their Community

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Division 7 Roofing employees teamed up to support Toys for Tots. This year our employee’s also went above and beyond by donating their time and gifts to the Toys for Tots program. Check out our slideshow and you will see that they even built a sleigh to help spread the holiday cheer. Here at Division 7 Roofing we love our commercial roofers and the extra steps they take to support our Central Ohio Community.