Fall 2020

Education
The Importance of a Roof Management Program

Regular roof maintenance programs are proven to decrease the frequency of leaks on your building and increase the life of the roof up to 100%. Most roofing warranties require some type of a roof maintenance program.

Small roofing problems can grow in to large and expensive issues. But a comprehensive roof maintenance program will help prevent premature deterioration and keep your roof in top working order.
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Industry Update
Permitting Process

With eCLIPSE, L&I customers can now apply for permits, schedule inspections, and request approval from multiple departments at the same time. Learn more at: https://www.phila.gov/departments/department-of-licenses-and-inspections/permits-and-certificates/help-using-eclipse/

EZ Re-Roofing Permit
For the Installation of New Roof Coverings on Existing Roofs https://business.phila.gov/media/EZ-re-Roofing.pdf

Philly Beat
Roof decks are becoming a must-have for Philly homeowners and buyers, and most welcome during the pandemic: https://www.inquirer.com/real-estate/housing/roof-deck-philadelphia-construction-pandemic-20200916.html

IFMA Membership
Our chapter continues to grow!  Welcome IFMA Philly’s Newest Members!

Angela Berry, JLL
Carmen Cocco, Fox Chase Cancer Center
Robin Cohen, Arnold’s Office Furniture
Keith duBarry, NEST Multi-Facility Management
Bob Endy, ARC Technology Solutions
Frantz Felix, Ameri Health Caritas
Ronald Grant, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Steven Hitzel, Bancroft Neurohealth
Chad Hoover, Binsky & Snyder
Jennifer Smith, Deloitte & Touche LLP
Edwin Vazquez, Jr., Salus University