Roofing Jargon Guide: What Does it all Mean?

Commercial roof definitions

We understand how confusing it can be when trying to keep up with common roofing lingo. Just like people most likely don’t follow the terminology you use in your industry, we’re well aware that most building owners don’t commonly use “thermal stress” and “r-value”. That’s why we’re creating a comprehensive guide! Now, following along with your roofer’s terms is easier … Read More

You Found A Leak In Your Building’s Roof, Now What?

Commercial roof leak

The rainy season has come once again, and you find out you have a leak coming through the ceiling. As the owner of a commercial building, you understand the importance of addressing the damage quickly, but it’s tricky to know exactly how to go about decreasing your risk of further damage (which will cost you more time and money in … Read More

Understanding Commercial Roofing Warranties

Commercial roofing warranty

Once your new commercial roof has been successfully installed, you want to make sure that it lasts for as long as possible. After all, your company has invested a significant amount of money in this project, and you want to ensure that you get the highest ROI that you can. One important area that affects a new roof’s functional lifespan … Read More

Why Students Are Choosing Trade School Over College

trade school versus college

Trade schools are looking more promising these days than they ever have before. Planning for your future is extremely important and students graduating now are taking much more into consideration than those just a few years ago. Four-year universities are expensive and come with a commitment to decades of repayment and anxiety if you don’t receive scholarships or financial assistance. … Read More

Chico State Racing Team Thanks Kodiak

Chico State Wildcat Buggy

The Buggy Equipped with a 10 horsepower Briggs and Stratton motor, this buggy is still capable of traveling at 38 miles per hour. Did we mention that’s with a college student in seat, in addition to the buggies 300 plus pounds? The motor must remain stock in every way, to stay in accordance with the Society of Automotive Engineer’s rules. … Read More

Transforming Sacramento State’s Science Center into a Student’s Dream

Sacramento-State Highlight-Brand-New Science-Center

Feast your eyes on the extraordinary, new science complex at Sacramento State! Kodiak Roofing was proud to be part of this project at CSUS —  transforming it into a science dream for students and faculty. Our team worked on the scopes, waterproofing sturdiness, roofing, pavers, flashing, rock, and so much more. Enjoy the photos below to see our work come … Read More

What Difference Does a Moisture Scanner Make?

benefits of using a moisture scanner

Rain, especially heavy downpours, can lead to roof leaks that will cause underlying interior mold and mildew problems. These can be surprisingly are tricky to identify. During the colder months, your commercial roof experiences a lot of havoc due to harsh weather causing water to seep inside the roofing system. Leaks and moisture can have severe effects on your roof. … Read More

Commercial Roofing Tax Benefits

Commercial Roof Tax Benefits

Are you dreading your commercial roof maintenance because of the hefty cost? We have tax news that will alleviate your financial concerns. There have been some exciting changes to the Internal Revenue cost, section 179! You can write-off the entire purchase of your repairs and upgrades now! The new deduction change started in 2018 and will continue for this tax … Read More

GAF Master Select – Excellence Award 2018

Master Select Badge

Rewarding the “Best of the Best” every year, GAF recognizes Master Select Contractors that are top performers in three different award categories. Those categories include System Protection Excellence, Training Excellence and Installation Excellence all requiring dedication and commitment to performing at the top, not only for customers but for employees as well. Kodiak Roofing and Waterproofing was pleased to receive … Read More

Do You Actually Need to Replace Your Roof? – Small Business Tips

do-you-need-to-replace-your-commercial-roof

Managing a property is hard work. You have a lot on your plate — such us tending to important details, phone calls, and daily management. But keeping up on your building maintenance (including your commercial roof) will prevent you from dealing with a major roof disaster and having to replace it more than necessary. Your business management decisions are crucial … Read More