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Commercial Roofing Highlight: Built Up Roofing (BUR)

What is Built Up Roofing? (BUR) BUR is a petroleum-based roofing system where mastics are heated to a liquid state and applied to felt rolled out on the roof substrate. Multiple layers are laid until the system is built up to the desired thickness. Built Up Roofing System Problems Evaporation Any petroleum based roofing system is continuously curing, which means the solvents that keep it […]

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Timing Is Everything

Why does my building leak 2 days after it rains?  How come my building doesn’t leak all winter and then as soon as it starts to look like spring, it leaks like crazy?  Why do I experience roof problems when the parent company is visiting from out of state? Why does my building have “gi-normous” and dangerous looking ice daggers during the winter?  Why does […]

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Duro-Last Opens A New Plant

Springfield is proud of our relationship with Duro-Last Roofing headquartered in Saginaw, Michigan.  As a top contractor of theirs in terms of quality installations, Springfield frequently scores in the 99.9th percentile in our post job rooftop inspections performed by the inspectors from Duro-Last.  We are happy to report that the outstanding and dynamic Duro-Last roofing corporation has opened a 60,000 square foot facility in Ludlow, […]

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Going “Green” Continues to Show Benefits!

Going “green” continues to show benefits throughout the life cycle of a building. Today, green buildings can be delivered at a price comparable to conventional buildings and investments can be recouped through operational cost savings and, with the right design features, create a more productive workplace. “This report synthesizes credible evidence from around the world on green buildings into one collective resource, and the evidence […]

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Springfield Inc. Earns Prestigious “Platinum Contractor Award”

January, 2015 Springfield Inc. is proud to announce receipt of prestigious “Platinum Contractor Award” from Duro-Last Roofing of Saginaw, Michigan. This achievement has placed Springfield in the top 3% of Duro-Last contractors in the nation. Springfield has been installing the highest quality roofs utilizing made-in-Michigan materials since 1985. Springfield, Inc., located in Kingsley between Traverse City and Cadillac Michigan, recently was awarded the John R […]

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