Stone Ballasted Roofing Systems

Stone Ballast Removal is the process of removing loose stones, rocks, and gravel from flat commercial roofs, typically found in industrial facilities, warehouses, and large commercial properties. The purpose of stone ballast is to provide added weight and protection to roofing systems, but over time, loose stones can become dislodged, causing damage or creating safety hazards.

When it’s time to replace or repair your roofing system, efficient and effective stone ballast removal is necessary. Eagle Rivet Roofing has extensive expertise in stone ballast removal, ensuring a smooth and successful transition to a new or repaired roofing system.


Our team of skilled professionals uses the latest rock removal equipment to minimize time and labor costs, providing a fast and efficient stone ballast removal service. By eliminating traditional tools, such as wheelbarrows and shovels, Eagle Rivet Roofing saves time and reduces the risk of dust or flying debris disrupting the workflow on your commercial property.

Modernized Safety Equipment

Our equipment streamlines the stone ballast removal process, reducing the need for manual labor. Decreasing the potential for injury during gravel removal.

Dust Free

Traditional roofing ballast removal methods can cause substantial dust, impacting indoor air quality and disrupting business operations. Our advanced equipment minimizes dust production, keeping your property clean and open for business.

Vacuuming Services

We utilize specialized equipment reduces the risk of projectiles, ensuring the safety of both workers and property assets throughout the removal process.

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Stone ballast removal is essential to maintaining a safe and structurally sound roofing system. When properly executed, stone ballast removal can offer several benefits to your property, including:

With the stone ballast removed, our team can more easily identify any signs of leaks or damage to the roofing membrane, ensuring that repairs are identified and addressed promptly.


Removing the stone ballast can significantly reduce the weight on your roof, helping to prevent structural damage due to excess weight.


Stone ballast can trap moisture and impede proper drainage, leading to pooling water on your roof. By removing the stone layer, we can help improve drainage and reduce the risk of costly damage.


Without stone ballast in the way, routine maintenance and inspections become much more manageable and efficient.


Our professionals adhere strictly to OSHA guidelines and industry best practices when performing stone ballast removal, ensuring the safety of our team and your property.


The safety of our technicians and clients is our top priority. Our commitment to efficient, modern stone ballast removal techniques not only saves time and money but also creates a safer work environment for all.

Stone Ballast REmoval

Eagle Rivet Roofing specializes in professional Stone Ballast Removal services for commercial property managers and industrial facility owners in the Boston area. Our experienced team utilizes state-of-the-art equipment and a comprehensive approach to roofing system maintenance, ensuring the safety and longevity of your building.

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Trust Eagle Rivet for Your Stone Ballast Removal

With decades of experience, a commitment to quality, and top-notch customer service, Eagle Rivet Roofing is the ideal choice for stone ballast removal and all your commercial roofing needs. Our extensive knowledge and state-of-the-art equipment enable us to perform efficient, effective, and safe ballast removal procedures that will help extend the life of your roofing system.

Don’t wait until you face extensive damage or costly repairs. Contact Eagle Rivet Roofing today to schedule a consultation and ensure the longevity, safety, and efficiency of your commercial roofing system.

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