23 12, 2020

Tips For 2021: Be Done With In-House Roofers

2020-12-23T10:05:24+00:00December 23rd, 2020|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

In-house roofing teams are affordable because they're under contract to you, and you've negotiated well with their terms and conditions. Unfortunately, in-house teams are much more stagnant than active third-party contractors always working on a project from other clients. If you're given a choice, it's best to go for a professional roofing contractor focused on [...]

27 09, 2020

How Can Roofing Manufacturer Estimates Become Wrong?

2020-09-27T00:28:35+00:00September 27th, 2020|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

The most reputable roofing manufacturers give property owners a 25-30-year guarantee on their new roof's lifespan and performance. Unfortunately, some property owners still find it challenging to get the most out of their roofing materials. You've definitely read somewhere that a particular property only had ten years of exceptional flat roof performance until their roof [...]

20 04, 2020

DIY Roofing Is Dangerous To Do During Quarantine

2020-04-20T02:59:50+00:00April 20th, 2020|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

You have no one to count on, and your roof is leaking. It's a dire situation, and homeowners will adapt to this with excitement and desperation because they need to fix it as soon as possible. Unfortunately, DIY roofing -- despite the quarantine situation where no roofers can help -- remains as dangerous and problem-spawning [...]

24 03, 2019

Flat Roof Insurance Claim Tips For Toronto ON Business Owners

2019-03-24T17:00:01+00:00March 24th, 2019|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Have you been hit by a terrible snowstorm recently, flooding maybe? Regardless of what harsh weather condition has passed, you cannot help but worry about your flat roofing. If you’re in doubt or simply want to prepare for tough times ahead, read about the flat roof insurance claim tips that we’ve prepared. Related: Toronto Property [...]

16 11, 2018

How to Make a Flat Roof Have a Pitch (And 3 Alternatives)

2019-01-11T07:40:35+00:00November 16th, 2018|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Commercial property owners and managers in Toronto ON would sometimes think about adding pitch to their flat roofs. If you’re considering the same thing, Cox Roofing Systems is here to tell you that this project is difficult but it can be done. This guide will cover the following essential points: Typical reasons to add slope [...]

23 09, 2018

2018 Guide to the Best Roofing Material for Flat Roofs in Toronto

2018-09-23T23:37:59+00:00September 23rd, 2018|Roofing Materials, Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Before you decide on a flat roofing material, there are some points you need to consider. Toronto, the capital city of Ontario Canada, is dotted with buildings. If you happen to be planning to start a business in the city, one thing you should consider is your flat roofing material. When it comes [...]

31 08, 2018

Reasons to Choose a Professional for Single Ply Membrane Flat Roof Work

2018-10-24T05:21:20+00:00August 31st, 2018|commercial roofing, Roofing Tips|0 Comments

When it comes to single ply membrane flat roof problems, most people think that they can fix them on their own. There’s a widespread of DIY roofing tutorials. These so-called guides do nothing but instill a false sense of confidence - and drive people to risk their safety. If you own a commercial or industrial [...]

21 08, 2018

EPDM vs TPO: The Best Flat Roofing Choice for Your Property

2018-10-24T05:12:33+00:00August 21st, 2018|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Rubber roofs vs modified rubber roofs. EPDM vs TPO. It's something property owners need to compare to find which roofing material suits their needs. When comparing EPDM vs TPO, it seems like ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM) roofs will always win. Contractors highly recommend them because of their cost efficiency. However, EPDM isn't the holy [...]

26 07, 2018

Tips on How to Stop Water Leakage from a Concrete Roof

2019-01-30T06:57:05+00:00July 26th, 2018|commercial roofing, Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Are you experiencing unwanted water leakage from your concrete roofing? While this is alarming, know that you are not alone in dealing with problems like this. Commercial roofs made from concrete are prone to damages leading to moisture retention and eventually leakage. It does not mean concrete roofs are not any good. Like any roofing [...]

25 06, 2018

5 Commercial Flat Roof Types For Durability and Lifespan

2018-10-24T05:40:01+00:00June 25th, 2018|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Should your first choice for commercial flat roof types always be EPDM? Indeed, it is one of the best and most affordable options around. EPDM is a great long-term solution offering 30 years of durability, insulation, and protection. However, it is not the only flat roofing material useful for commercial properties. While this list includes [...]

25 05, 2018

Why Are Flat Roofs Common on Commercial Buildings: Five Compelling Reasons

2024-03-17T19:04:09+00:00May 25th, 2018|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Why are flat roofs common on commercial buildings? It is one of the cost-effective choices property owners can make when it comes to building their properties. Flat or low-sloped roofs are as durable as sloped roofs. They introduce a sense of uniformity demanded by most business districts in the different cities of Canada. However, it [...]

2 05, 2018

Rubber Membrane Roof Life Expectancy: A Complete Guide

2018-10-24T06:04:06+00:00May 2nd, 2018|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Contractors often recommend that commercial property owners invest in EPDM. The average rubber membrane roof life expectancy, durability, ease of installation, and cost per square foot makes it the best replacement for any damaged material. While it does have its own disadvantages in some areas, the material itself is strong enough to last for decades. [...]

18 04, 2018

5 Critical Signs You Need An Immediate Commercial Roofing Restoration

2018-05-09T13:20:23+00:00April 18th, 2018|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

With everything your business does on a daily basis, the last thing you need is a leaky roof that requires commercial roofing services. Unfortunately, restoring its former status is vital to avoid further damage the weather can cause. Possible accidents caused by water leaks and puddles can injure personnel inside your office. Our decades of [...]

12 04, 2018

Reasons Rubber is the Best Roofing Material For Properties

2018-10-24T06:14:48+00:00April 12th, 2018|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

If you're just about to start construction , you might start thinking how long a rubber roof lasts compared to others. It is true that many contractors recommend rubber materials for both internal and external roofing. Cox Roofing also believes in the capabilities of rubber because it is durable and affordable. The material can live [...]

5 01, 2018

Reasons Using TPO and EPDM Is Good for Your Roof

2024-03-17T19:04:41+00:00January 5th, 2018|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Would you believe that more than 90% of building owners don't know about their roofs? It is kind of interesting to note that while property managers hate leaky roofs, they are less likely to spend money on roofing system services. And when it comes to choosing a roofing product to replace an old one or [...]

22 12, 2017

Roof Restoration vs. Roof Replacement: Which Is the Best Option?

2024-04-29T20:36:17+00:00December 22nd, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

When you operate a business in Brampton ON or someplace else, oftentimes you are under pressure to make quick decisions. You know you need to deal with a lot of things that are integral to the long-term success of your company. Sometimes you have to admit that you make mistakes because you’re constantly in a [...]

20 11, 2017

Why EPDM Roofing System Is a Friend to Every Small Business

2019-01-14T08:06:14+00:00November 20th, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Do you fancy your business without a roof? Certainly not! No business owner can be happy without a roof over his head. Let's go back to the basics of a roofing system. Its importance as one of the major structures of your building cannot be overstated. Without a roof, you can only imagine the damage [...]

13 11, 2017

Incredibly Useful Commercial Roofing Tips for Small Businesses

2018-03-13T10:24:05+00:00November 13th, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Mr. Clark owns a brick-and-mortar store in Brampton. He’s more focused on day to day activities. Putting out fires, serving customers, and doing meetings with business partners. The list goes on. Like any other business owner you know, Mr. Clark pays attention to the things he sees and his customers and clients care about. When [...]

12 11, 2017

Truths About Roof Restoration You Wish You Knew Before

2019-01-14T08:14:29+00:00November 12th, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

When you hear the word “restoration,” what comes to your mind? Let’s say you own a 106-year old ancestral home and want to make it look brand new and functional again. You remove the rotten wood materials and replace it with new ones that are the exact same type of wood. Enter commercial roofing. Restoration [...]

23 10, 2017

2018 Guide To A Better Commercial Building

2024-03-17T19:06:59+00:00October 23rd, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

The journey of entrepreneurship can be downright challenging. If only there was a ready-made map that could tell business owners, especially startups, on what to expect during their first year of operation. Market analysis… Check! Branding… Check! Physical supplies and products… Check! Office staff… Check! A reliable roofing system… Is this really part of a [...]

22 10, 2017

Master the Art of Finding a Toronto Commercial Roofing Contractor with These 7 Tips

2018-03-17T11:14:04+00:00October 22nd, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

All Mr. and Mrs. Connell wanted was to hire a commercial roofing Toronto contractor to replace the 60-year old roof of their building with a new one. They asked for multiple quotes from contractors in their locality. They found all estimates to be "expensive" and were also discouraged because it seemed that the job would [...]

8 10, 2017

Industrial Roof Repairs Are Bound to Make an Impact on Your Business

2018-10-25T02:56:07+00:00October 8th, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Great business products, a strategic office location, loyal customers, hardworking employees… All these factors bring success to your business. Entrepreneurs like you are aware of such things and do you do your best to maximize your resources. But there are certain aspects that building owners pay less attention to because they don’t often see them. [...]

6 10, 2017

Do You Need Commercial Roofing Services? Pay Attention to These 6 Signs

2018-03-17T11:33:32+00:00October 6th, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Have you ever made an assumption that has done you damage? Sometimes, it's the very things we don't know or aren't careful of that put us in trouble. A common scenario is a burglar who steals a cellphone and later realizes that it's a tracking device. It always pays to dig a little deeper and [...]

24 09, 2017

How to Care for Your Commercial Roofing and Make It Last Longer

2018-03-17T11:47:31+00:00September 24th, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

A couple of weeks ago, we interviewed ten business owners who ran their own brick-and-mortar stores. We wanted to find out whether their roofs were on top of the things they considered in their day-to-day operations. As it turns out, all of them thought of their actual business dealings first. Customers. Products. Business partners. Employees. [...]

22 09, 2017

These 8 Facts Will Change the Way You Think of a Commercial Roof Restoration

2018-03-17T11:56:55+00:00September 22nd, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

The Ontario weather is unpredictable, that's a fact. Summers can be extremely hot, and winters ridiculously cold. So our team isn't surprised that this kind of shift in weather, along with other factors, damage roofing systems before they're even expected to last. In fact, roofing damage is common among commercial properties. But here's the [...]

1 09, 2017

9 Things to Consider When Replacing Your Industrial Roofing

2024-04-29T20:37:01+00:00September 1st, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Deciding on a new industrial roofing is not like your ordinary chore at home. It needs careful planning and thinking, and second opinions from professional industrial roofing contractors. Before you're able to make a good choice, you need to understand that your roof is a huge project. It will stay with you for the next [...]

21 08, 2017

Key Advantages of Maintaining Commercial Roofing Systems

2024-03-17T19:07:41+00:00August 21st, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Commercial buildings require a much different roofing system than residential properties. Unlike the latter, business establishments have flat surfaces which are why commercial roofing systems are generally called "flat roofs" by many people. Having a large, flat surface area, they are more prone to drainage problems if not maintained and cared for properly. Also, this [...]

20 08, 2017

What Is a Total Roof Restoration and Why Do You Need It?

2018-03-17T12:05:49+00:00August 20th, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Is your commercial roof currently having problems? Does it have leaks all over the place? Has it been punctured? Is it nearing the end of its lifespan? For a lot of commercial building owners who've been used to traditional methods, a roof replacement is the first thing that comes to their mind. However, with today's [...]

17 08, 2017

A Comparison on the Different Types of Single Ply Roofing Systems

2024-03-17T19:08:04+00:00August 17th, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

If you currently own or are planning to establish a commercial building, we're pretty sure that you've come across single ply membrane roofing system. True to its name, a single ply roofing system is a type of roofing that contractors install in one layer. A lot of business owners in the last 30 years have [...]

11 08, 2017

6 Reasons Why You Should Choose Firestone EPDM Roofing System

2024-03-17T19:08:48+00:00August 11th, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Are you planning to build a brick-and-mortar store? If so, you need to know that a roof is one of your most valuable investments. When it comes to the specific roofing type, flat roofs are a common choice. Don't install a flat roof just yet. In this article, you're going to learn a specific kind [...]

26 07, 2017

How Long Does a Commercial Roof Typically Last in Toronto?

2018-03-17T12:28:25+00:00July 26th, 2017|Roofing Tips, Showcase|0 Comments

Deciding on which type of roof to install is one of the things that commercial building owners in Toronto take into consideration. When it comes to a specific roofing type, they’re often concerned about its lifespan. “How long will this roof probably last?” is a question that almost always comes into mind. While a commercial [...]

25 07, 2017

7 Different Types of Commercial Roofing Materials You Should Know About

2024-03-17T19:09:56+00:00July 25th, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Finding the right roofing material in Mississauga for your commercial building is the first and most important step to keeping your property safe and getting the best value for your money. There are a number of things you need to consider when choosing a new roof or replacing one. While price is the most common [...]

24 07, 2017

Quick Inspection Tips Before Getting a Commercial Roof Repair in Brampton

2020-07-23T06:56:49+00:00July 24th, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Taking great care of a commercial roofing in Brampton that lasts for years to come is important for the success of your business. For sure, any business owner would dread to deal with untimely and very costly roof replacements as a result of roofing problems that would have been mitigated through prompt maintenance. If you [...]

1 06, 2017

How to Choose the Best Commercial Roofing Contractor In Brampton

2024-04-29T20:36:04+00:00June 1st, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

Has your roof broken down or reached its lifespan? Don't get a commercial roofing contractor in Brampton just yet. Before you do so, read 6 of our best tips below to make sure that you hire the right person for the job. 1. List down your possible contractors. Your commercial roofing contractor of choice depends on [...]

1 06, 2017

8 Benefits of Installing Spray Foam Insulation on your Brampton Roof

2024-03-17T19:11:53+00:00June 1st, 2017|Roofing Tips|1 Comment

Commercial building owners aren't so sure why they need spray foam insulation for their Brampton roof. The fact of the matter is that spray foam insulation provides several advantages, from reducing heating costs to extra protection from moisture and leaks. Why not find out how this insulation system can help you have fewer work interruptions [...]

30 05, 2017

Why Is a Roof Retrofit the Best Roofing Option?

2024-03-17T19:09:11+00:00May 30th, 2017|Roofing Tips|0 Comments

When dealing with a roofing problem such as a leaky roof or a short-lived roofing system, people often go for the most common option: A total roof replacement. This may seem like the most sensible solution but the truth is that a complete roof removal can create a lot of issues down the road, from [...]

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