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Gaining an Edge in Commercial Property Transactions with Fortis

Demanding a significant investment of time, research, planning and, of course, money, buying or selling a commercial property can be complex, particularly when it comes to the roof. As one of the biggest-ticket items of a commercial building, roofs are extremely expensive, intrusive and time-consuming to replace, making them an often-debated element of a commercial

Interested In Solar Power On Your Building? It Begins With Your Roof

So, when you’re ready to make the jump to solar, DC-based New Columbia Solar is here to help! Our mission is to make “going solar” as easy as possible and will handle everything from start to finish from assessment, to engineering, to financing, to install, to power connections and system maintenance.

When Storms Strike, Turn to Fortis

In the wake of a destructive storm, it’s hard to know where to begin. Hail damage, wind damage, voided warranties, insurance claims – the list can feel endless. With so many things to accomplish, finding the right partners can be overwhelming, particularly when the phone’s ringing off the hook with opportunistic contractors. Fortunately, Fortis is

How the Fortis Standard Helps Us Serve You

At Fortis Warranty, we hold ourselves to an extremely high standard that makes us uniquely qualified to provide our customers with solutions that have industry-leading protection and value. There are several components to the Fortis Standard that demonstrate our unmatched longevity in the market, extraordinary strength and security, high level of quality and dependability, strong

Buying or Selling a Commercial Building: What’s the Roof Look Like?

Trying to buy or sell a commercial building is a challenge—buyers are looking for the best deal while sellers are aiming for the biggest profit. There are many factors to consider from both angles, but a major sticking point in building transactions is the roof. Without a warranty roofs are full of risk, are expensive

The Fortis Commercial Roof Warranty, Backed by Lloyd’s of London, Delivers a Better Solution for Extended Roof Life

The roof of your commercial building is an essential asset; it’s also an expensive one. You expect the quality to last and any issues to be remedied quickly. Unfortunately, when roof damage is found, a less scrupulous contractor may exaggerate the roof’s state in an attempt to persuade a building owner to splurge on a

Look Out for Your Roof and It Will Return the Favor

Look Out for Your Roof and It Will Look Out For Your Business Every roof is an expensive building asset and should be protected. However, by the time most people show concern for their roof, it’s too late. Protecting it before issues arise will significantly extend the life of your roof, save money, reduce the

Battling Roof Issues at School

Tired of battling the same roof issues on your schools with traditional industry solutions? A solution for school districts wanting guaranteed performance from their roofs within a tight budget: Recently, elementary students in the Midwest, found themselves without a school when one of their elementary schools was shut down due to storms that resulted in

Sustainable Advances in Roofing Systems

Roof replacements are costly, inconvenient, full of risk, and many times still have leaks. And typical roofing manufacturer’s warranties are written to protect the manufacturer, not the customer. Fortunately, Fortis Warranty provides a service that can disrupt the entire industry.

The Advantages of Roof Reconditioning with a Guarantee Over New Roof Replacement

Building owners and managers know that a roof is usually the most expensive component of a commercial building envelope to replace. The process often is complex and inconvenient for everyone involved, it also carries a great deal of risk.  That’s why hearing that the roof has sprung a leak can fill any property owner with