The Cornerstone of Success: Quality Materials in Commercial Roofing

At Cornell Roofing and Sheet Metal, we’ve been proudly serving the Kansas City market for nearly a century, and our longevity is no accident. Throughout our history, we’ve built a reputation as a trusted commercial roofing contracting company, and a key part of our success lies in our unwavering commitment to using high-quality materials from the most trusted manufacturers in the industry. Today, we want to share the importance of this practice and how it contributes to the longevity, sustainability, and performance of commercial roofing systems.

1. Longevity:

A commercial roof is a significant investment, and one that should last for decades, not just a few years. By using high-quality materials, we ensure that our roofing systems stand the test of time. Quality materials are built to withstand the harshest weather conditions, including the extreme heat and cold we experience in the Kansas City area. They resist deterioration, cracking, and fading, giving our clients peace of mind knowing their roofs will protect their properties for years to come.

2. Sustainability:

Sustainability is a top concern in today’s construction industry, and commercial roofing is no exception. High-quality roofing materials not only enhance a building’s energy efficiency but also contribute to its overall sustainability. Durable materials mean fewer replacements, reducing waste and environmental impact. Additionally, many reputable manufacturers are now offering eco-friendly options, such as cool roofing materials that reflect sunlight and reduce the urban heat island effect.

3. Performance:

Performance is paramount when it comes to commercial roofing. A well-constructed roof should provide exceptional insulation, minimize leaks, and require minimal maintenance. When you choose quality materials from reputable manufacturers, you’re investing in performance. These materials are rigorously tested to meet industry standards, ensuring that your roof performs flawlessly year after year.

At Cornell Roofing and Sheet Metal, our nearly 100 years in the business have taught us that the cornerstone of a successful commercial roofing project is the materials we use. We take pride in partnering with reputable manufacturers that share our commitment to quality, longevity, sustainability, and performance. When you choose us for your roofing needs, you’re choosing a legacy of excellence that spans generations.

To learn more about Cornell Roofing and Sheet Metal and the products we use in our commercial roofing and sheet metal projects across the Kansas City region, visit or call 816-252-8300.