Commercial Roofing

How Snow Affects Commercial Flat Roofs

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While snow is undoubtedly a beautiful staple of winter in the Midwest, too much of it can be bad news for business owners like you. It’s estimated that snow weighs about 20 pounds per cubic foot or around 1.25 pounds per inch of depth. You can do the math based on the size of your […]

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What Is Commercial PVC Roofing? Benefits & More

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PVC, or polyvinyl chloride, is one of the most popular choices for flat or low-slope roofs and has been used on commercial properties for more than 50 years. PVC roofs consist of single-ply membranes and are composed of two layers, with polyester added in between for additional support.  In this post, we’ll discuss why commercial […]

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3 Tips for Installing Seasonal Décor on Your Commercial Roof

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It’s common for homeowners to put up lights and other décor to celebrate the holiday season. Commercial property owners can also follow suit, though installing commercial seasonal décor may require a few extra steps and precautions. Whether you want to deck out your property like the Griswold House or install a few modest string lights, […]

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When Is the Best Time to Install a Commercial Roof?

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A commercial flat roof that’s properly installed and maintained can last for up to 40 years before replacement is necessary. However, factors like inclement weather and high UV rays can impact that expected lifespan. When the time comes for a roof replacement, you may be wondering what time of the year may be best to […]

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The 4 Most Energy-Efficient Commercial Roofing Systems

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A roof that doesn’t absorb an excessive amount of heat is going to significantly reduce energy costs for a property while improving indoor comfort. That’s why many businesses are now looking to install energy-efficient commercial roofing, or cool roofs, on their properties. Organizations like Energy Star typically measure energy efficiency by emissivity, reflectivity, and thermal […]


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TPO Versus PVC Roofing: Which Option Is Better?


As a business owner, you know that roofing replacements are inevitable. If your commercial property already has single-ply roofing, you have a few options to choose from. Our customers often ask us about the differences between TPO and PVC roofing, so in this article, we’ll go over the advantages and disadvantages of each type. Let’s […]

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Contact Summit Commercial Roofing Today

Summit Commercial Roofing is proud to be an industry leader in commercial flat roofing replacement, repairs, maintenance and installations. Courtesy, integrity, and transparency are a big part of everything that we do. Are you ready to see why we’re one of the best commercial roofing companies in Southeast Michigan? Call (734) 564-0371 or fill out our online form today to request a quote on our commercial roofing services.

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