Your roof may be one of the last places you think about when considering where you’d like to invest in your home or business. It makes sense. They do all the hard work quietly in the background without asking for much attention. Of course, until they do. Then, you’ve got BIG problems. Big, expensive problems.
Whether you’re in the process of designing and constructing a new commercial building, or you are making renovations to an existing building, roofing needs to be a serious consideration. The materials and method you choose for your roofing won’t just affect your construction budget. They’ll also affect your building’s maintenance budget, and they may affect

Take New Trends but Keep the Old

View Gallery Historic properties tend to have a lot of issues, but the biggest of them often relates to basic materials failing. Hand hewn beams, glass and wrought iron aging and giving out, and even protected materials like tile and plasterboard may fail after a hundred years or more. Yet, though they are built in
Rooftops with terrace-style, walkable decks are an architectural innovation and treasure for those who inhabit homes and properties with them. Yet, they also pose tremendous challenges since it is the roof that must withstand weather, wind, and incorporate less esthetically appealing elements such as drainage and traditional chimneys. So, the property at 7 Miller Lane
When it comes to cooling your Louisiana home, chances are good you first think of your HVAC system. That’s natural. It’s what most of us rely on to ensure that high daytime temperatures don’t translate to uncomfortable, even dangerous heat levels within our homes. However, what if there was another way to reduce heat, while

The Urban Heat Island Effect

Chances are good that you have at least heard of the term, “urban heat island”. It applies to just about all urban areas but is particularly applicable in cities like New Orleans and Baton Rouge, where human activities, building density, and a naturally hot and humid environment combine to create serious problems. According to the

Condo Roofing New Orleans

Should I fix or replace my roof? It’s an age old question that every owner of a commercial building will eventually have to ask. If your commercial roofing is done correctly, it can last you up to 20 years. However, if it’s not done correctly, you could be facing repairs very quickly. In fact, sometimes
Dealing with historic buildings in New Orleans takes a lot of local expertise in addition to roofing experience. Over the years, we’ve been proud to complete a number of historic roof renovations in metro New Orleans including quite a few apartment/condo conversion projects. This particular project though was the first time we’ve helped convert a
There never seems to be a “good time” for anything these days.  When’s a good time to take a few weeks off for vacation, or to have a medical procedure done? How about re-roofing your high school? When would be a good time to do that? Summer? Maybe. But something is always happening around campus
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