Roof Condition Assessments

October 26, 2023

Roof Condition Assessments

The freeze and thaw cycle of winter weather can negatively impact roof systems. Snow and ice dams may trap water, pushing it into roof cracks and holes. Water saturation of the insulation under a roof membrane can cause major leaks and possibly structural deck damage, which can go unnoticed until it’s too late.

The best way to prevent unexpected damage to a roof system is to perform annual roof inspections. Roof condition assessments can help you better understand the life expectancy of your roof, address immediate concerns, optimize building performance, and expedite a remediation strategy if needed.

Types of Tests

Roof Assessment Capabilities

  • Drone Thermography
  • Bonded Uplift Tests
  • Roof Anchor Tests
Our Roof System Services

Rimkus certified observers and trained technicians are equipped to assist with matters involving:

  • Contract Administration
  • Design, Specifications, and Tender
  • Green Roofs
  • Heritage/Historic Restoration
  • Photovoltaic Systems
  • Plaza Decks and Parkades/Parking Garages
  • Roof Condition Analysis
  • Roof Management Programs
  • Roof Safety and Fall Protection Plans
  • Rooftop Quality Observation

When you partner with Rimkus for a roof condition assessment, you can expect a prompt analysis outlining the roof system’s strengths and weaknesses, as well as a comprehensive approach that prioritizes sustainability, maintainability, and resilience.

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