Replacing Your Warehouse's Roof – What You Need to Know

Determine if it’s Time for a New Roof

Most commercial roofs are expensive, so it can be tempting to put off getting a roof replacement as long as possible. While this may save money in the short-term, continuing to operate a warehouse with an outdated roof can cause major problems for your business. Leaks can lead to extensive water damage, mold infestations, weakened structural integrity and more. So, it’s important that you determine whether or not it is time for a new roof before you begin the process of replacing your warehouse’s existing one.

Choose the Right Company for the Job

It is essential that you choose a qualified professional company who specializes in commercial roofs and has experience working on warehouses specifically. Ask them questions about their experience constructing roofs of this type and find out what materials they recommend using. It is also crucial that they have proper insurance coverage in case anything goes wrong during construction. Lastly, make sure they use high-quality materials so that your investment will last as long as possible.    

Consider Durability and Cost

Your goal should be to find a company who uses materials that can withstand wear-and-tear while still fitting within your budget. A highly durable material may cost more upfront but could end up saving you money in the long run by lasting longer than cheaper materials would have. Additionally, try looking into energy efficient options such as reflective coatings which can help keep temperatures inside your building comfortable without increasing costs too much.  Conclusion:   Replacing a warehouse roof requires careful consideration of both cost and durability factors along with choosing the right company for the job. Understanding what type of material is best suited for your building’s environment, researching potential contractors and investing in quality materials are all key steps towards getting a successful roof replacement job done at your warehouse facility!

For more information, contact Matt Bade of Bade Roofing at 314-892-1331 or visit

Bade Roofing Company. Founded in 1954, Bade Roofing Company, Inc. is one of St. Louis, Missouri's premier family-owned and operated commercial and industrial roofing specialists. Bade Roofing installs roofing systems on major retail centers, grocery stores, hospitals, schools, warehouses and office buildings.

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