Roof repair in Stamford CT

M. Gottfried, Inc. has been performing commercial roof repair work in Stamford, CT since 1946. We are known for our quality work and attention to detail. As a full-service roofing, waterproofing and architectural sheet metal company, we can provide assistance to you no matter what stage of life your building is in.

A Message from the president of M. Gottfried, Inc.

Office: 203-323-8173            Contact us

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  _”What impressed me most about your work is a dedication to install features nevertheless done according to best roofing practices listed in architectural specification for high performance flat roofs. Your people could have easily skimped on such costly refinements but have proceeded anyway to install what they considered to be the right professional solutions. For that you and your firm deserve the highest compliments.”

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Roof repair in Stamford CT to fix your leaky roof

Found hole in EPDM roof
Found hole in EPDM roof

EPDM membrane pulled away from the wall
EPDM membrane pulled away from the
wall allowing water to enter the building

Opening in penetration pocket
Penetration pocket filler shrunk
and caused a gap between
the filler and side

Broken expansion joint and base flashing on a graveled BUR
Broken expansion joint and
holes in base flashing on a
Built-up-roof

As seen in the pictures above, many things can be causing your roof leaks. M. Gottfried, Inc.’s attention to detail and knowledge of roofing systems make us a perfect fit for your roof repair needs. Years of experience installing, replacing and repairing roofing systems have given us insight into what causes roof leaks and how to repair them.

Our skilled roofing technicians are known for being able to track down those difficult-to-find leaks. We can find and repair roof leaks in single ply roofs, built-up-roofs, modified bitumen roofs, metal roofs, etc. M. Gottfried Inc. is licensed by most of the major roofing manufacturers. We use the proper products and details to repair your roofing system. If your roof is still under warranty, our repairs will follow all of the manufacturer’s requirements in order to maintain the warranty.

M. Gottfried Inc. can be hired to perform roof repairs in a couple of different ways.

  1. On-call or per-call roofing repair work can be performed on a time and material basis.
  2. Roofing repair estimates can be provided to property owner or manager after we visit the site and perform a preliminary inspection.

Don’t let your leaky roof cause more damage, call us at: 203-323-8173   

        or click here to send us an email with your information

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… Thank you for being such a good company. I received the below message from the client. I knew you were a good company. Now my client knows.

“Roof inspector will be out around 9:30-10 to walk the roof again. The roofing vendor you picked is one of his favorites! He said they do great work.””

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We can perform roof repair on your building in Stamford, CT regardless of the type or manufacturer

Roofing repair in Stamford, CT - open EPDM lap causing leak
Open lap found in EPDM roof found to be
causing a leak during a maintenance inspection

Roof repair in Stamford, CT - open lap in EPDM repair- after
Cleaned and trimmed sealed and overlaid
section of open lap to stop leak and
repair other potential issues

M. Gottfried Inc. is the reliable professional to call to repair your roof regardless of the type or manufacturer. Some of the roofing systems we specialize in are EPDM, TPO, PVC, Modified Bitumen and gravel surfaced Built-Up-Roofing systems. We are licensed by most of the major roofing manufacturers, including Carlisle, JM, Firestone, GAF, Soprema, Tremco, Fibertite, Garland, etc. This means we are knowledgeable about the proper detailing, materials and repair procedures for your roof.

Give us a call at  203-323-8173    or      Click here to contact us by email 

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… your quote to service the roof at — is accepted…you have done a great job maintaining the roof  for the building Owner…”

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Repairing roof leaks from metal flashing, edging and metal roofs

Roof Repair in Stamford CT - hole in metal flashing causing leak
Leak caused by holes and open
corners in the metal flashing on
top of the duct curb

PMMA installed on leaking metal flashing
Duct wrapping lifted,
PMMA membrane installed to
cover holes and open corners

duct wrapping completed on repair
Duct wrapping reinstalled
on completed repair

Leak repair not only involves understanding how your flat roof works but also how the architectural sheet metal work, the perimeter edge systems and sloped metal roofing, connects and interacts with it.  Leaks can originate in the metal trim, edging, counterflashing, or metal roofs. Water can then travel down and appear to come from under the flat roof.

Our thorough leak inspections will not only concentrate on the flat roof, but will also look at the metal details to see if they are contributing to your leak.  M. Gottfried, Inc. has a full architectural sheet metal shop, and can fabricate custom copper, aluminum, galvanized steel and stainless metal flashings and roofs.

Office: 203-323-8173            Contact us

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Your man is a real artist with that sheet metal,  looks great!”

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Get Started with your Stamford, CT roof repair project

To start the roof repair process give us a call or send us an email. Once contacted we will:

  • Respond to your call and find out about your building and the problems you are experiencing.
  • We will ask you for the following:
    1.   Address
    2.   Is there roof access or do we need ladders
    3.   Who is the site contact to see for a site inspections and what are their numbers
    4.   Do you know the type of roof or manufacturer.
    5.   Does your roof have an active manufacturer’s warranty.
    6.   What is a convenient date and time to come out and inspect your roof and/or perform the repairs.

Get started today, call us at: 203-323-8173   

        or click here to send us an email with your information

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… I would like to take this opportunity to express my thanks and appreciation for a superb job done by your crews”

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FAQs about our commercial roofing

We’re sure you have many questions about M. Gottfried, Inc., the roof repair process, and what to expect. Below are some of the most commonly asked questions.

My roof leaks. Does that mean that I have to replace it?

No, lots of time we can repair leaks and your roof can last for many more years. M. Gottfried, Inc. can come to your property, inspect the roof for leaks, provide a proposal for the roof repairs. We can also evaluate your roof and determine a roof maintenance plan to keep your roof at peak performance, or, if the roof is at the end of its life span, develop a proposal for a new roof.

Do you work with general contractors?

Yes, depending on the project, we work with general contractors, construction managers, roof consultants, architects, or directly with a building owner.  

Do you do water tests?

Yes. Depending on where the leaks are appearing, what we see in our inspection, if the leak is difficult to find or only shows in certain rains, then it may be necessary to perform a water test to track down the source of the leak. Sometimes, after repairing difficult leaks, or if the owner requests it, we can water test after the repair to make sure the leak was found and has stopped.

Do you carry insurance?

Yes, we are fully insured and carry general liability, workers compensation, Auto, as well as other forms and types of insurance.

Are you licensed?

Yes, we have a State of Connecticut Major Contractors license, State of Connecticut Home Improvement license, and are prequalified with the state of Connecticut for major projects. 

What other licenses or certificates do you have?

We are certified by the State of Connecticut as a SBE, or Small Business Enterprise, and we have are a CERC, Certified Environmentally Responsible Contractor

My building/project not only has a flat roof, but also a sloped roof. Can you do that too?

Yes, in additional to flat roofs, we also do slate, shingle and metal sloped roofs.

I have a house with a commercial style flat roof. Will you work on it?

Yes, we will bring the same quality and attention to detail that we do on our commercial projects to your residential flat roof.

I have a large property with multiple leaking areas.  Can I break the repairs up into sections?

Breaking up a project into sections depends on layout and construction of the properties roof. Are there penthouses, expansion joints, different levels, etc., i.e. things that will form natural boundaries and  starting and stopping points? If so, we would be happy to come to your property and provide repair estimates for the different areas. 

See a list of our State licenses, roofing organizations and approved manufacturers

Have more questions? Give us a call at  203-323-8173 or  Contact us  and we’ll answer your questions right away. 

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M. Gottfried, Inc. is your full service roofing contractor in Stamford, CT for the lifetime of your building.

M. Gottfried, Inc. is your Stamford full service roofing contactor. We can be part of the team in your initial building construction. As your building ages, we can provide roof maintenance and leak repair work to keep the system at its best. If you have tenant changes and/or need to make changes to your rooftop equipment, we can patch over removed items or flash new ones while maintaining your roof warranty. Finally, after many years and the roof has passed its life expectancy, we can reroof your building and provide a new manufacturer’s warranty and start the cycle all over again.

M. Gottfried, Inc. is the resource you can count on and trust to install and keep your buildings roofing system in peak performance  throughout its warranty period, on into the waning years of its expected life.

 

Please Email and let us know your needs, 

or call us with your questions  at 203-323-8173 

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Choose M. Gottfried, Inc. for all your roofing needs

M. Gottfried, Inc.        89 Research Drive        Stamford, CT 06906