Category: Resources

3 Ways to Increase Your Buildings Value

Every roof is the same, right? Just needs to keep the water out, right? When it comes to making sure your roofing system can achieve the longevity you want and endure the weather common for your area you have to dig a bit deeper. In this article we’ll cover 3 ways a cover board can […]

Hail Impact on Nebraska Roofing Systems

When we think about living in the Midwest and severe weather we usually think about extremely cold weather or heavy snowfall. But did you know Nebraska is considered part of ‘hail alley’? Hail can cause expensive damage to property. In the past year, 54% of hail storms reported in Nebraska produced hail 1.25″ in diameter […]

The Dos (& Don’ts) for CAV-GRIP 3V

CAV-GRIP® 3V Low-VOC Adhesive is an optimal choice when you’re installing fully adhered EPDM or TPO roofing systems. This low-odor adhesive requires minimal setup time, dries fast, and can be applied quickly. Its long “open time” makes it a prime candidate for projects utilizing larger sheets. No splatter allows for accurate application so you’re not paying […]

VacuSeal™ V2T Vent

Versico’s VacuSeal™ Vent Secured Roofing System is a complete system solution that utilizes special V2T vents that harness the power of the wind to lock roof membranes in place. VacuSeal systems are quick and easy to install and save you money and labor by substantially reducing the amount of glue, ballast, or fasteners your project […]

Introducing PVC Pressure-Sensitive Cover Strip

We’re pleased to introduce Versico’s VersiFlex™ PVC Pressure-Sensitive Cover Strip! This new PVC Pressure-Sensitive Cover Strip is used for stripping-in flat metal edging and eliminates the need for costly PVC-coated metal or two-piece clip-on edge metal. During field testing and evaluation, contractors called this product a “game changer.” VersiFlex™ is compatible with a variety of metal […]

Now Representing Karnak

We are excited to announce we will now be representing Karnak products! Karnak’s mission is to manufacture the highest quality sustainable roofing and building solutions to protect, restore and extend the life of the building envelope while reducing the environmental impact.  They distinguish themselves by providing friendly, personalized customer service and outstanding product satisfaction. Karnak’s […]

Versico Announces CAV-GRIP 3V Can Now Be Used With EPDM

Versico’s CAV-GRIP 3V Low-VOC Adhesive/Primer can now be used to bond VersiGard® EPDM to horizontal substrates for warranty terms up to and including 20-year, 90-mph designs. CAV-GRIP 3V providessubstantial productivity-boosting advantages on the jobsite: >Can be used in temperatures aslow as 25°F (-4°C) >VOC compliant and very low odor >Quick application with spraygun >Fast tack time […]

Versico’s DeckVent EPS

Versico’s DeckVent EPS Insulation is ideal for new construction projects with structural concrete or lightweight structural concrete roof decks. The use of DeckVent EPS in conjunction with the one-way and two-way relief vents allows the installation of the roof system to begin upon structural cure of concrete. Concrete decks can take upwards of a year […]

Versigard® Quick-Applied Overlayment Strip

Versico’s 70-mil VersiGard EPDM Quick-Applied (QA) Overlayment Strip is designed for stripping in gravel stops, metal edging, drip edges, and Versico Seam Fastening Plates.  Resists tearing, cracking, and abrasions in all weather conditions.  In addition, it speeds installation by up to 50% which can reduce labor costs.  To learn more about the benefits of this product along […]

GP Gypsum LLC Announcement: Effective July 1st

June 25, 2018 GP Gypsum LLC sent out a notification that GP Gypsum LLC will increase the Shipping Service Charge to $200 per truck on all shipments of DensDeck® and DensDeck® Prime Roof Boards. This change is effective July 1st, 2018 within the United States until further notice. As we’ve seen with several of the […]

Reformulated VersiGard EPDM V-150 Primer

June 21, 2018 Versico’s V-150 Primer is a solvent based product designed for one-step cleaning and priming of VersiGard EPDM surfaces prior to the application of Quick-Applied or Peel & Stick products. If you work with our Versico EPDM product please click to see the announcement regarding application of the reformulated product.  

Reactive vs. Proactive Maintenance Contracts

June 18, 2018 We get it, there is a lot to consider in maintaining your building if you are a building owner.  And let’s be honest…the roof may be the most important as it protects the bulk of the structure.  With so many considerations we thought it’d be helpful to share this summary from Versico […]

Versico Freight Update

May 21, 2018 There continues to be an ongoing driver shortage plaguing the U.S. trucking industry. Unfortunately, these capacity constraints are expected to continue for the foreseeable future and are being exacerbated by high demand, low unemployment, increased e-commerce, and regulations requiring the use of electronic logging devices. The full bulletin will explain the reasons […]

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Announcement

May 1, 2018 Great news for re-roofing projects! The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act approved by Congress in December 2017 includes a provision that reduces the overall cost associated with re-roofing projects and significantly improves the cost-effectiveness of commercial roof replacements that comply with building energy codes. This is important news for several reasons: Allows […]