Thoughts & Ideas about spray foam roofing

Knowing what coatings your spray foam contractor is using is probably the most important thing you should know.

June 24, 2019

There is foam and then there is coating. The foam is federally regulated and only comes from certain suppliers. The coating can come from hundreds of different suppliers and is rarely checked for approval by the city or county inspectors. Sprayed Polyurethane Foam (SPF) is the roofing system. This is what keeps you dry. The…

San Francisco Bay Area Foam Roofing Contractor

June 17, 2019

How to find San Francisco Bay Area Foam Roofing Contractors There are a handful of sprayed polyurethane foam (SPF) roofing contractors in the San Francisco bay area. Some of them are listed in your online search, however not all. With climate change, the average temperatures of the San Francisco bay area are increasing year by…

Commercial Roofing Companies Near Me

June 10, 2019

Find a local Commercial Foam Roofing Company Near Me A local, commercial spray foam roofing company might be difficult to find. The reason? Commercial foam roofing companies need to store products unlike conventional roofing companies who can pick up their product at most any roofing supply store. Although there are distribution companies who can order…

The art of finding the right spray foam roofing contractor.

June 5, 2019

Yes, believe it or not, it is an art to find the right sprayed polyurethane foam (SPF) roofing contractor and you will become the artist during your journey. Making the decision to replace your flat roof is one thing, but finding a competent spray foam roofing contractor is another. Where do you go to find…

To Yelp or not to Yelp? That is the question.

May 20, 2019

I definitely have a “love/dislike” relationship with Yelp and as time goes by, I’m leaning more on the side of “dislike”. Though this post may not be at all about foam roofing, I think it’s helpful regarding the reality of Yelp and how they operate. My biggest issue with Yelp is their sales staff and…

Foam roof & solar integration. What are the benefits?

May 10, 2019

Renew & revive your existing flat roof.

May 7, 2019

Who’s telling you that you need to tear your old foam roof off & replace it? The majority of foam roofs, do not need to be replaced. In fact, even your tar & gravel, torch down, built up or bitumen roof doesn’t need to be replaced, it just needs to be restored. Because most existing…

The floor plan of your home is only 1,200 square feet, but your roof measures 2,000 square feet?

May 4, 2019

Most residential flat roofs have a 18″-24″ overhang that travels around the entire perimeter of the roof. As well, a majority of residential flat roofs have an attached garage. Only the living space is included in the floor plan of the house when you buy it, so you’ll need to add some square footage to…

How to know you’re not getting screwed by your spray foam contractor.

May 3, 2019

Once you sign the contract, your foam roof salesperson should have educated you fairly well regarding the process. If you feel like you’re being “pushed” into something you’re not quite sure about, you’re probably not ready to sign. Actually, this would be the first sign that you’re about to get screwed. Here are a few…

To granule a foam roof or not to granule? That is the question…

May 2, 2019

If you’re thinking of installing a foam roof system, you’ve probably had a couple of salespeople come by with a sample cutaway of the foam with coating on top. In most instances, the foam sample you see has a granulated top-coat. Depending on whether your roof is commercial or residential, should decide whether you want…