What Factors Influence Historical Building Restoration

Historical building restorations are complex and involve a multi-faceted process influenced by many factors. From the historical significance of the building to the current condition of the structure, many different factors can influence a historic building’s restoration. The most significant factor in a historic building restoration is the historical significance of the building itself. Buildings … Read more

Best Materials for Commercial Roofs

Several materials are commonly used for commercial roofs, each with benefits and drawbacks. Here is a brief overview of some of the most popular options: Metal Roofing Metal roofs are durable, lightweight, and resistant to fire and wind damage. They can also reflect heat and UV rays, which can help reduce energy costs. However, they … Read more

CMR’s Roof Installation of Utah Governor’s Mansion Featured in Roofing Contractor Magazine

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CMR’s Work on the Utah Governor’s Mansion Featured In Roofing Contractor Magazine The Kearns Mansion has been home to the Governors of Utah for more than six decades. The building was first built by silver moguls Thomas and Jennie Kearns in 1902. The French chateau-like façade is accentuated by a massive steep-slope roof that was … Read more

How Ice Can Destroy Your Roof?

Ice can be a major problem for roofs, especially in areas that experience frequent freeze-thaw cycles or heavy snowfall. When ice builds up on a roof, it can cause various issues, ranging from cosmetic damage to structural failure. In this article, we’ll explore how ice can damage your roof and what you can do to … Read more

Pros and Cons of Composition Shingles

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When researching the best materials for your roof, you can’t overlook composition shingles. These shingles are one of the most popular roofing materials today, and they’re known for their longevity, strength, and beauty. This article offers you the pros and cons of composition shingles. What Are Composition Shingles? Composition shingles are simply asphalt shingles. The … Read more

Why It’s So Hard to Plan a Budget for a Roof Renovation

Renovating a roof can be grueling and nerve-racking because it’s challenging to budget for. Unlike installing a new roof, it’s not easy to estimate how much your roof renovation project will cost. This is mainly because there are many essential factors you have to consider when budgeting for your roof renovation. This article discusses essential … Read more

CMR Construction & Roofing and Kalitta Motorsports Extend Major Program Into 2023

YPSILANTI, MI (November 10, 2022) — After two successful seasons with Kalitta Motorsports CMR Construction and Roofing will continue their marketing relationship with the multi-time world championship team throughout the 2023 NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series season. Heading into the next season CMR Construction and Roofing will be the primary sponsor on Shawn Langdon’s … Read more

Are Sky Lights a Good Investment?

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Many homeowners in the United States are now installing roofs with skylights to make their homes more energy efficient and valuable. You can also upgrade your home and reduce electricity consumption by installing a skylight. This article will tell you whether skylights are a good investment or not. What’s a Skylight? A skylight is a … Read more

Are Gutter Guards Worth the Money and Trouble?

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As a homeowner, you must ensure that rainwater is properly drained from your roof to avoid water pooling and leakages. This involves making sure that your gutters aren’t clogged. When your gutters get clogged with rocks, hailstones, snow, leaves, and other debris, they’ll cause water to back up, creating pools on your roof. Many homeowners … Read more