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Accountability & Trust In The Roofing Industry

Posted Apr 30th, 2020

Life is too short to have to do any job twice. I've seen it all too many times where a business person trusts another business without having ever checked their references or work. In the complicated specification world of Commercial Roofing this is even more important. A new roof can easily cost as much as a new car or even a new house. When dealing with that amount of money, connecting to the wrong flat roofing contractor, and or buying the wrong roof can be an expensive economic disaster.

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WTR Co-owner Supports National Foodbank Campaign

Posted Apr 26th, 2020 in Other News

Co-owner and Vice-President of Watertite Roofing, Cheryl Merigold has joined the National Canadian Food Bank Campaign drive to help supply needy families with meals throughout the COVID-19 crisis. Food is an essential component of survival,

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Watertite Roofing Staff Fast-tracks Healthcare Donation

Posted Apr 17th, 2020

Today, Kathryn Stengel, Charge Nurse at The Haldimand War Memorial Hospital was happy to receive cases of goggles and sanitizers and will begin distributing these out to over 250 frontliners throughout the Haldimand Region of Ontario. A global shortage of healthcare supplies has left essential workers scrambling to obtain items needed in order for them to keep healthy and safe while performing their jobs.

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Community Connections Help Frontline Workers

Posted Apr 17th, 2020

In the midst of a history making global crisis, the needs of many community frontline workers are falling through the cracks. Not only are they the boots-on-the-ground heros of our daily lives, they are also fending for themselves in many instances to keep themselves safe so they can continue to serve others.

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Duro-Last Helps Manufacture Medical PPE from PVC

Posted Mar 31st, 2020

March 30, 2020 / FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEWS RELEASE ROOFING MEMBRANE MANUFACTURER JOINS FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19. RETOOLS TO PRODUCE MEDICAL PERSONAL PROTECTION EQUIPMENT (PPE). Saginaw, Mich. – March, 30, 2020 – Hospitals across the globe are experiencing critical PPE supply shortages. Team members at Duro-Last®, Inc., the world’s largest manufacturer of custom-fabricated, thermoplastic roofing systems, found a way to help.

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WTR Business Plan Regarding COVID-19

Posted Mar 25th, 2020

Watertite Roofing recognizes that we provide an essential service in ensuring our clients buildings remain dry and habitable. During these troubled times we will not waiver from our responsibility to help fellow businesses in need. We continue to work and serve you, should any roofing emergency arise. From interim roof repairs to entire roof replacements, you can continue to count on Watertite.

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TPO, Duro-Last PVC, EPDM Burn Test - Which Product Would You Choose?

Posted Mar 24th, 2020

It is true a picture is worth a thousand words. So when choosing the right roof and materials for your building consider the following:

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Watertite Team Members Complete Roofing Course

Posted Feb 11th, 2020

​Two additional Watertite Roofing team members have now successfully completed The Roofing Technology, Maintenance and Inspection course.

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Roof Leak: A Survival Guide By Zak Keyes

Posted Feb 11th, 2020

Your drive to work is terrible! The rain is blowing sideways and the wipers on the dash can barely keep the window clear. When you arrive at the office, you’re soaked sprinting from the car. Finally, you’ve reached the overhang of the front entrance. Refuge at last! However when you enter the building, it is clear that little refuge has been found. A drip strikes the back of your neck and rolls down your shoulders. THE ROOF IS LEAKING!

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Roofing Staff Complete New Training Program

Posted Jan 25th, 2020

This was a busy week at Watertite Roofing! While some staff attended the Duro-Last Convention in Phoenix, Arizona, others worked on completion of multiple roofing projects and a couple attended a week long training course in Toronto.

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