"RMS recommendations and consultation helped ownership identify a troublesome leak. RMS observed and directed the leak repairs leading to a successful resolution."
A Properties & development company in New York
"The crew at RMS has consistently exceeded my expectations for response time, identification of leak origins, and resolution of roofing issues."
Brian P. O'Rourke, PE, CEM, LEED AP
Executive Director of Facilities and Grounds
of a college in New Jersey
Roof Maintenance Systems provides complete roof consulting services for commercial, industrial, private sector and institutional clientele. Our professional service capability encompasses all phases of roof management including state of the art investigative and analysis techniques, as well as planning, budgeting, designing, construction management, observation and material quality control. We pride ourselves on roof management techniques, which have provided substantial savings to multi-building owner clients.
We were incorporated in New Jersey in 1973 as a full service roof consulting/repair firm and have continuously grown into one of the pre-eminent roof consulting firms throughout the United States. Our founder, Robert F. Martin, RRC, FRCI is recognized as an expert in the field of roof consulting and has attained the status of Registered Roof Consultant through RCI, (Roof Consultants Institute). He is a founding member of the Roof Consultants Institute and a Fellow of the Institute.
We have now moved into our second generation with William S. Tipton, RRC, who has been with Roof Maintenance Systems for over 25 years, as the new President of Roof Maintenance Systems. The hard work and dedication of the entire staff are the main reasons for the continued growth and expansion of Roof Maintenance Systems in the marketplace today.
We work both nationwide and worldwide and have completed roof projects in England, the Republic of Ireland, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Canada, Belgium, and Germany. Also, we have worked within the United States in California, Chicago, Minnesota, Ohio, Connecticut, etc. Our past president, Mr. Robert F. Martin RRC, FRCI, conducted a seminar on roofing systems for the United States Corp of Army Engineers in Panama. This seminar was conducted for the canal operatives in preparation for its being turned over to the Panamanian government.
Roof Maintenance Systems is staffed with highly experienced personnel dedicated to the field of roofing. We have a licensed professional engineer on staff as well as experts in infrared and non-destructive testing.
Our staff includes several members of the Roof Consultants Institute, many of which are Registered Roof Consultants and/or Registered Roof Observers. The RRO credential recognizes our Quality Control Monitors’ ability and training to properly and professionally monitor the installation of roofing systems to ensure the compliance with the plans and specifications, manufacturers’ requirements and standards, building codes, accepted roofing practices, and UL and FM Global requirements. They do not take the place of any architect or consultant, but they help monitor the utilization of the standards imposed by these professionals.
Roof Maintenance Systems maintains active memberships in RCI (Roof Consultants Institute), and NERCA (North/East Roofing Contractors Association). In addition, Mr. Tipton is a member of the RICOWI wind disaster team sponsored by the Oak Ridge National Laboratories.