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How Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF) Strengthens Commercial Structures

1 May 2017 | Under SPF Insulation | Posted by | 0 Comments
R&A Contracting - Wind Damage Commercial Roof Repair St. Louis

What’s the strongest part of a commercial building? It’s not the roof. It’s not the foundation. It’s the walls! The load-bearing walls of a commercial building structure are the strongest parts of the building, no question. They withstand the constant weight of the roof as well as lateral forces created by gravity and external forces […]

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What you need to know about FOAM-LOK from Lapolla Industries

22 Jul 2016 | Under SPF Insulation | Posted by | 0 Comments
R&A Contracting - Thermo-Flex Lapolla

Why does R&A Contracting use FOAM-LOK Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF) from Lapolla Industries? There’s no shortage of commercial roofing suppliers available today. With the easy access of online ordering from wholesale material suppliers, our R&A Contracting team could purchase from virtually anywhere in the U.S. and beyond with one click of the mouse. So, why […]

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How does SPF roofing help keep my office cool?

24 May 2016 | Under Energy Efficiency, SPF Insulation | Posted by | 0 Comments
R&A Contracting - Thermo-Flex Lapolla

It’s late May but that doesn’t mean the temperatures say it’s still spring. Memorial Day in St. Louis can flirt with triple digits in the mercury and office staff and business owners begin to wonder if they’ll survive the summer. Now’s the time you wish you installed a new SPF cool roofing solution last fall! SPF roof uses closed-cell […]

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Why does SPF roofing require an elastomeric coating?

11 Feb 2016 | Under SPF Insulation | Posted by | 0 Comments
R&A Contracting - Thermo-Flex acrylic coating

The U.S. demand for roofing is expected to rise in value to $27.2 billion by 2017. (SprayFoam.org) While SPF roofing accounts for only two to three percent of the total U.S. roofing demand, SPF roofing is fast becoming the most popular commercial roofing solution available today. Businesses who rely on SPF roofing often notice as much […]

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SPF Insulation: 50 years of Industry-Leading Energy Efficiency

18 Mar 2015 | Under Roofing, SPF Insulation | Posted by | 0 Comments
R&A Contracting - SPF insulation St. Louis

Businesses and homeowners alike have relied on spray polyurethane foam (SPF) as the industry leader in roofing material for the past fifty years. SPF was first developed and tested through Texas A&M in the 1960’s with incredible results in energy efficiency, strength, durability, and flexibility in installation. Its seamless composition is one of the many advantages to […]

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Using SPF Insulation in Ditch Breakers

11 Feb 2015 | Under SPF Insulation | Posted by | 0 Comments

Pipeline construction has relied on sandbags for years to provide pipeline support and create ditch breakers. The problem with sandbags is that they’re heavy, difficult to maneuver, and prone to leaking sand over time. Sandbags also tend to scratch and wear on pipelines, causing abrasions and structural impact over time. More and more pipeline construction is […]

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9 Game-Changing Benefits of SPF Insulation

21 Jan 2015 | Under SPF Insulation | Posted by | 0 Comments

The secret’s out- Spray Polyurethane Foam insulation is changing the landscape of commercial roofing! With its industry-leading durability and flexibility of closed-cell spray-on installation, SPF is the champion when it comes to cool roofing solutions. What many business owners don’t know are so many of the other benefits of using SPF insulation, not just on […]

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Comparing the Pros and Cons of SPF and TPO Roofing Systems

14 Jan 2015 | Under Roofing, SPF Insulation | Posted by | 0 Comments

How do you know what roof is right for your commercial or industrial building? When it comes to commercial roofing solutions, it’s important to know each of their unique benefits and differences between them. Having a quality, long-lasting roof covering your business starts with having peace of mind about what roofing solution you choose to install. Two […]

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How can SPF insulation support pipeline construction?

9 Jan 2015 | Under SPF Insulation | Posted by | 0 Comments

Have you considered using spray foam insulation as pipeline pillows? When it comes to pipeline construction, support cushions, or “pillows” as they’re often called, are necessary to properly support the installed pipeline hardware. Pipeline pillows are typically flexible, but sturdy in their construction. The purpose of pipeline pillows is to create a safety barrier between the […]

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Can SPF insulation be used in ditch breaks?

6 Jan 2015 | Under SPF Insulation | Posted by | 0 Comments

How can SPF insulation protect pipelines? Many pipeline construction projects require ditch breaks in their construction layout. Ditch breaks help contain soil erosion and sediment buildup. For years ditch breaks were built solely out of heavy rocks. Transporting rocks to the pipeline construction was both time- and labor-intensive. Alternative solutions started to include other material, […]

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I’d be an idiot if I did not take this opportunity to communicate to you how much we appreciate the way in which you conduct business and take care of our facility. In my experience you, and your team, are at the top of the list of all the roofing companies I’ve dealt with over the years. Thank you!

Jim Lowry - Bissinger's Handcrafted Chocolatier

Eric and crew were really nice to have around. They were courteous, careful and caused little if any disruption. Their work looks good too! To be honest… a good experience with a product that I initially had misgivings about. I’m a convert because of Bubba, Sam and Eric. Thank you.

Jim Lowry - Bissinger's Handcrafted Chocolatier

“I want to thank the crew at R&A for a job well done on our very leaky roof at the shop. It is certainly nice to have the drips and rivers gone from the shop when it is raining. I also wanted you to know how much we appreciated that the guys were able to stay out of our way and allowed us to do business as usual without any problems or interruptions. The roof looks great and the clean-up after the job made it so we couldn’t even tell you’d been here. Thanks for doing what you do so well!”

Jay Moore, President of Safe Way Tire and Auto Center

“My wife and I were on vacation when water pipes burst in our house. We got a hold of Craig and the R&A crew was able to start evacuating the water immediately. The best part was that they were able to start work before we even returned home. It was a very fast turnaround considering the extensive amount of water damage.”

Will from Dardenne Prairie, MO

“Craig and Mike came out in a timely fashion when we needed the work done. They did a reliable and quality job.”

Jerry from SLR Properties

“Craig helped us out tremendously with the insurance process. Timely and very professional.”

Lindell from Greater Missouri Builders (GMB)

“We purchased a house and there was some damage to the roof. Very impressed with the thoroughness of Mike’s inspection. Very comfortable with their explanation of what needed to be fixed. Most impressive was the way they protected our landscaping. Really liked the way they treated me as a valued customer, even though it was only a small project.”

Ross from Troy, MO

“I use R&A Contracting when my commercial roofs receive storm damage. They work on our behalf through every step of the insurance claim process. They perform all of the work and complete the insurance process, making our roofs better than they were before the storm.”

Director of Facilities for a large Property Management Company

“The team at R & A Contracting responded immediately when notified of our water disaster. They removed water-damaged materials and property quickly and restored our home even before the final settlement from our insurance company. They minimized how long our family had to live in a hotel and got us back to normal as fast as possible.”

Will from O'Fallon, MO