Improve Thermal Performance of Exterior Walls & Low Sloped Roofs – October 2020

Many jurisdictions now require new buildings to meet ASHRAE 90.1 for thermal performance, with some even implementing their own, more stringent standards. These standards can be difficult to meet though, as effective R-values must be cited, not just nominal values. This push for improved performance can lead to larger, thicker and more costly exterior wall assemblies. Fortunately, high-performance cladding thermal…

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The role of a cover board in commercial roofing – September 2020

Cover boards, as a higher compressive strength substrate directly beneath single-ply membrane, have the unique ability to enhance the overall performance of low slope single-ply roof systems. They do this by enhancing wind uplift, hail resistance, foot traffic, thermal performance and puncture resistance. Cover boards often can be used to increase duration of warranties and/or higher peak gust wind speeds….

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Imperial Roofing Systems Installing Fleeceback EPDM

Imperial Roofing Systems from Omaha, Nebraska installing a Carlisle SynTec Systems Fleeceback EPDM Roofing System with 2″ Hail Warranty! Like to learn more? Contact your local Carlisle representative!

Western Specialty Contractors Receives Carlisle SynTec Systems Perfection Award

Congratulations to Western Specialty Contractors in Peoria, Illinois for receiving the Carlisle SynTec Systems Perfection Award!!! The Perfection Award honors contractors whose exceptional installation quality results in a warranty claim performance that ranks in the top 5% of all U.S. and Canadian applicators. Thank you, Western, Mike Boyle, Darrell Caho, Sr., Blake Postin, and Jared A. Osterman! We appreciate your…

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Bartch Roofing Co Inc. Receives Carlisle SynTec Systems FleeceBACK Champions Award

Congratulations to Bartch Roofing Co., Inc for their Carlisle SynTec Systems commitment to Fleeceback! Dennis Bartch received the FleeceBACK Champions award. This is a select group of contractors who are committed to installing Carlisle’s most durable and robust roofing systems – FleeceBACK® EPDM, TPO, and PVC, RapidLock, and AFX membranes. Congratulations and thank you for your business and friendship throughout…

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RSS-Tecta of America Receives Carlisle SynTec Systems Perfection Award

Congratulations to RSS-Tecta of America for receiving Carlisle SynTec Systems Perfection Award! Carlisle maintains detailed records of every Authorized Applicators’ warranty claims history. Each year, the Perfection Award will recognize those roofers whose exceptional installation quality results in a warranty claim performance that ranks in the top 5% of all US and Canadian applicators.

FM Global Recent Changes – July 2020

FM recently made changes to the ratings calculator within RoofNav and their Loss Prevention Data Sheets to reflect their partial adoption of ASCE 7-16. The main difference is that FM did not adopt the wind maps utilized by ASCE 7-16 and the 2018 International Building Code. This can cause wind design complications for FM-insured buildings. On February 26, 2020, FM…

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Western Specialty Contractors Receives Carlisle’s ESP Award

Congratulations to Western Specialty Contractors in St. Louis, Missouri for receiving Carlisle SynTec Systems prestigious ESP Award! This is one of Carlisle’s most prestigious awards in the commercial roofing industry. This award is given out annually to a small percentage of Carlisle’s most dedicated and professionally minded contractors. Selection is based on a company’s volume and quality of Carlisle’s single-ply…

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Pyramid Roofing Receives Carlisle’s Perfection Award

Congratulations Lloyd Stoner with Pyramid Roofing in Sikeston, Missouri for receiving Carlisle SynTec Systems Perfection Award! Contractors that receive this prestigious award demonstrate a commitment to perfection on every Carlisle installation. Each year, the Perfection Award honors contractors whose exceptional installation quality results in a warranty claim performance that ranks in the top 5% of all U.S. and Canadian applicators….

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Top Quality Roofing Receives Carlisle’s Perfection Award

Congratulations Joe Potts (L) and Zach Yerta (R) with Top Quality Roofing in Mt. Zion, Illinois for receiving Carlisle SynTec Systems Perfection Award! Contractors that receive this prestigious award demonstrate a commitment to perfection on every Carlisle installation. Each year, the Perfection Award honors contractors whose exceptional installation quality results in a warranty claim performance that ranks in the top…

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