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Roof Inspections

A well maintained roof last the longest.  It is wise to have your commercial roofs inspected each year to keep small problems from becoming big problems.  We provide this service to all of our existing clients and are always looking to help new clients make...

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Save Energy – Save the Landfill!

Energy efficient reflective roofs are almost always the best solution because they help save energy and keep your building dry.  However, there is also a benefit to keeping an existing asphalt roof as long as possible too.  Asphalt roofing materials are not...

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Subcontracting Work?

What a blessing it is to be busy in Wexford County and Northern Michigan this summer!  We recently had a downstate sales representative contact us about subcontracting out some of our roofing work to an extremely reasonable company out of Texas.  While we...

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Single-ply Membranes No Loss History!

FM Approvals has confirmed it has no loss history with mechanically fastened single-ply membranes (8,10, or 12 foot wide panels) causing damage to decks or structures. They have been tested for wind-uplift performance at various accredited laboratories. source:...

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Get 3 Quotes!

When thinking about re-roofing your home – be sure to get 3 quotes and ask many questions.  Do your best to make sure the quotes are “apples to apples”.  Springfield specializes in commercial roofing for businesses, but we can always help...

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Green Roofing in Grand Rapids, Michigan!

Grand Rapids, Michigan is getting into the swing of green roofing.  Green, vegetative roofing is gaining in popularity even in cities that do not experience the urban heat island effect.  Areas like Traverse City are beginning to put greenery on their...

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Rain Doesn’t Cause the Roof Leaks!

A rain storm doesn’t actually cause the roof to leak.  When it’s raining and water is entering your building – keep in mind that it could be coming through the roof or....through a duct or pipe.   Calling a roofing contractor who also...

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Devoted to Roofing!

I just finished a phone call with a potential “new” client.  During the conversation about the issues he was having with his roof, he made the comment:  “Gee – you are really into this aren’t you?”  Guilty as...

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Halfway Through The Year!

Now that the year is halfway over - - it’s time to “raise the roof”…..Rather,  "raise the ROOFING" questions such as:  Are you adequately protected for the upcoming northern Michigan winter?  Do you have adequate...

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Hints and Tips for Your Rooftop!

While Springfield is a commercial roofing contractor, we often get calls from homeowners with questions.  Follow the link below to learn some handy hints and tips about your roof...

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Flat Roofs in Northern Michigan

Common Misconceptions…… I was told at a recent economic group function…….“You work at a roofing company specializing in flat roofs? Flat roofs are nothing but trouble in northern Michigan.”  To which I replied, “Flat...

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Roofers save lives in Philadelphia!

We applaud the heroic roofers in Philadelphia!   A roofing crew from Joseph S Smith Roofing Company was working at a jobsite when the four story building across the street collapsed. They immediately rushed to the scene of the collapse and helped at least 4...

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