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You have a new Duro-Last roof, now what?

Posted Sep 14th, 2022 in Roof Technology

Your new Duro-Last PVC roof has been tailored to your building requirements, it has been installed by a certified Duro-Last roofing contractor and inspected by a trusted Duro-Last Quality Assurance Technical Representative. Everything is in order...

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Worried About Your Building Carbon Footprint? No Problem, Just Cool It!

Posted Jan 25th, 2021 in Roof Technology

Perhaps you had previously heard of The New York City Cool Roof Program? Maybe not, so here's a bit of a history lesson...(yay!) Briefly, during the tenure of NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg (2002-2013) there was a specific environmental initiative to reduce the city's carbon footprint, save energy costs, and create an employment opportunity for young workers. It was supported by the Energy Secretary to President Obama

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Roofing Sleuthing - What Can be Done About A Leaky Roof?

Roofing Sleuthing - What Can be Done About A Leaky Roof?

Posted Jan 1st, 2020 in Roof Technology

Every building has its own footprint and characteristics which are unique. So each flat roofing project requires special considerations, a comprehensive analysis, and site-specific solutions to deal with a host of problems or issues that may arise during the lifespan of the property.

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Why is PVC used in roofing construction?

Posted Sep 16th, 2019 in Roof Technology

PVC, (polyvinyl chloride) is a popular plastic with multiple uses. It is widely utilized in the construction industry as it outperforms many conventional building materials such as metal, rubber, wood, and concrete. PVC has become the preferred choice for outdoor and building products such as window framing, siding, roofing, decking, water pipelines, conduit, fittings and much more - there are a number of key advantages for it's use in roofing construction. PVC is:

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Why Buy a Duro-Last Roof?

Posted Jan 14th, 2019 in Roof Technology

Here are top 10 reasons to buy a Duro-Last Roof system.

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Fake News, White Lies and Fibs in the Roofing Industry

Fake News, White Lies and Fibs in the Roofing Industry

Posted May 4th, 2017 in Roof Technology

For a minimum investment anyone can create the illusion of business credibility with a splashy website or quick print materials. So how can a consumer discern between facts and fiction in the flat roofing industry? Here are some tips to help determine which roofing company is worthy of your trust and business.

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A Cleaner Greener Flat Roofing Solution

A Cleaner Greener Flat Roofing Solution

Posted Apr 15th, 2016 in Roof Technology

For 30 years Watertite Roofing installed traditional asphalt, tar and gravel flat roof systems. We used open flames, smoking kettles and torches to weld down modified membranes. Smoke, air pollution, and risk are traditionally accepted components of these roofing practices...

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We Can Retrofit Your Existing Metal Roof...

We Can Retrofit Your Existing Metal Roof...

Posted Mar 22nd, 2016 in Roof Technology , Other News

In many circumstances, Watertite Roofing can provide a retrofit solution for your building's flat or low-slope metal roof. Element exposure quickly impacts the performance of metal roofs; rust and corrosion will create leaking ...

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Roofing Quality Assurance--Your Warranty and Guarantees

Roofing Quality Assurance--Your Warranty and Guarantees

Posted Jun 30th, 2015 in Roof Technology

A Unique Approach to Quality Assurance! (2014-12-01) Watertite Roofing installations are graded by Duro-Last Manufacturer technicians. This is an added customer...

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