Blog Archive for 2019

Jordan Craig

What You Need To Know About Slate Roofing

August 20, 2019

A slate roof is one of the most visually appealing and durable of all roofing systems. However, if improperly designed or installed, it can lead to costly repairs. Read on to learn about the advantages and most common errors of slate roofing…

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Patrick Palmer

Drones Bring Safety and Efficiency to Great Heights

July 29, 2019

Drones, once seen as toys, have been embraced for their usefulness in several applications. Pie continues to explore ways to incorporate drone technology into the services we offer, such as examining and documenting hail claims, façade assessments and pre-construction conditions on projects…

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Shannon W. Pierce

Snow Load: Can Your Roof Handle the Pressure?

May 9, 2019

The old saying “just be happy you’ve got a roof over your head!” is especially poignant in winter climates, where roofs protect us from a snowy and unforgiving winter. However, a roof over one’s head doesn’t sound like a great idea if it can no longer hold up all that snow! Luckily, engineers and architects take the effect of snow on roofs seriously and design accordingly. Nature can be unpredictable, however…

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The Many Slices of Construction Consulting

The Many Slices of Construction Consulting

May 7, 2019

By simple definition, construction consulting is the process of preparing and reviewing construction estimates, whether for new construction or the repair of existing buildings and sites. However, the benefits of this service have far-reaching impacts in helping clients make sound preparations for their upcoming projects.

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