Asphalt Roofs

Don’t think asphalt roofs can be beautiful?

Check out these amazing installations from the 2014 Asphalt Roofing Manufacturer’s Association Awards and enter your beauties in the 2018 contest today!   Now is the time to get your 2018 submission into ARMA. Click here to enter your project(s) or visit before December 31, 2018. See past winners below. BRONZE: Everett Victorian Certified… Read More

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SOPRASMART®: Proven time and labor savings

205 Avenue C – New York, New York. For the 205 Avenue C project, PCGNY worked with the building management company to develop the best roof replacement solution. The system combines the new, patented technology of SOPRASMART SBS-modified bitumen, with the trusted assurance of ALSAN® RS, creating a waterproof and durable cool roof. SOPRASMART laminated… Read More


Retrofit from Hail, A Quick Solution

Hail storms are not uncommon in Nebraska, and many times they can be very severe with hail ranging from a half-dollar to a softball in size. When these towering storms come rolling through, everything in their path is in extreme danger. That was the case recently when two buildings managed by Greenleaf Properties found themselves… Read More


We can’t get enough of these award-winning roofs!

Check out these 2016 beautiful roofs and then submit yours for 2018.  BRONZE – Northeast Regional Library by Precision Roofing Corp. Aventura, Florida When it came time for the Miami-Dade Public Library System to construct a new facility for the Northeast Regional Library, the building owner chose a hybrid built up/SBS-modified bitumen asphalt roofing system…. Read More


More Award-winning Asphalt Roofs

As we are getting excited about the next round of ARMA winners, RoofersCoffeeShop® wanted to highlight the past winners.   The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) has launched its ARMA Excellence in Asphalt Roofing Awards Program for 2019 which provides recognition of the best steep and low-slope asphalt roofing projects from across North America. Formerly… Read More


Henry® acrylic roof coating system helps retirement community slash costs

Friendship Village saves $150,000 by using its own maintenance team to install Henry Company system. The Challenge Friendship Village is a continuing care retirement community consisting of apartment- and casita-style living. As a not-for-profit operation, Friendship Village needed a cost-effective roof restoration solution for its on-site health care center. After a local contractor submitted a… Read More


Henry® and Florida roofing company complete silicone roofing project

Restoration saves money in short- and long-term maintenance, as well as reducing building’s energy costs. Project Background Located on a busy corner in downtown Coral Gables, Florida, a four-story, multi-tenant office building had a recurring problem; repeated failures on its 12,454 sq. ft., modified bitumen flat roof that eventually led to leaks throughout the building…. Read More


Henry® provides Building Envelope Systems® solutions for Miami Beach Convention Center renovation

Covering existing roof with Henry roofing, air barrier, and waterproofing products provides economical solution. Project Background Built in 1957 and expanded in 1989, the Miami Beach Convention Center (MBCC) has hosted many historic events, including several national party conventions and the 1964 World Heavyweight Championship boxing match in which Cassius Clay, later known as Muhammad… Read More


When Seven Different Roofs Become One

By SureCoat Sytems. The contractor was tasked with repairing seven roofing areas with four different extremely weathered and failing roof systems. Westminster Canterbury, a serene retirement community nestled on the waterfront of the Chesapeake Bay in Virginia Beach is where one comes in their later years to enjoy relaxation doused in sand, sun, and salty… Read More