Roof Mastic—What Purpose Does It Serve?

Roof mastics (also known as roof repair mastic, roof mastic sealant, or roof mastic coating) are…

How to Put Together a Submittal Package

Submittal Packages make a contractor's job easier—they allow contractors to quickly download all of…

Tips for Preparing a Commercial Roof Estimate

For all potential commercial roofing projects, there comes a time when the customer needs an…

When to Use a Rust-Inhibiting Primer

When installing a coating system on a rusty metal roof, we strongly recommend the use of a rust…

10 All-Too-Common Flat Roof Problems

Generally speaking, flat roofs offer many advantages. They’re cost effective, easily accessible,…

In Need of a Commercial Roof Inspection?

Perhaps you’ve noticed leaks in your building or unsightly brown stains on the ceilings and…

Diversifying Your Business in a Tough Economy

Remember the “Great Recession” 12 years ago? In September of 2008, it seemed like the sky was…

Roof Restoration: A Comprehensive Guide

Over the years, roof restoration has become an increasingly popular alternative to roof…

Storing & Working with Moisture-Cure Coatings

While there are many benefits to moisture-cure coatings, it is critical to have a basic…

Some Much-Needed Clarity on Roofing Warranties

If you're considering getting a new roof or roof restoration system installed, or are in the…

Which Roof Coating Performs Best?

There are many variables to consider when it comes to the performance, longevity, and suitability…

How to Specify FM Approved Roofing Systems

We are often asked if American WeatherStar roof coatings are FM approved. The simple answer is yes,…

The Impact of Reflective Roof Coating Systems

One of the great aspects of a reflective roof coating is the profound impact it can have on a…

What Is the Best Metal Roof Coating?

Metal roof coatings provide many benefits. They do more than just stop leaks—they reduce energy…

Flat Roof Materials—Which Perform Best?

Flat roofs are very common. The vast majority of commercial and industrial facilities around the…

The Pros and Cons of Urethane Roof Coatings

There are some important factors to consider when it comes to choosing this particular chemistry.…

The Pros and Cons of Silicone Roof Coatings

When it comes to restoring and protecting commercial roof substrates, you would be hard-pressed to…

The Pros and Cons of Acrylic Roof Coatings

Often referred to as the “original” elastomeric coating, acrylic roof coatings are generally a…