Top Reasons to Use Foam Roofing for Your Home

Top Reasons to Use Foam Roofing for Your Home One of the most popular techniques for roof insulation and roof repair is the spray foaming roofing system. While it has been around for years, it is growing in popularity now because of the many advantages that it has to offer. Spray foam is a product that is a combination of Isocyanate and Polyyol. These two components are put into a machine that heats and pumps them into a spray gun. [...]

Money Saving Residential and Business Foam Roof Insulation

Money Saving Residential and Business Foam Roof Insulation My husband and I own a mid-century modern home. We love the look of our modern home, but we hate the flat roof. It often leaked and caused us problems inside our home. However, once we had foam roof insulation installed instead of replacing our conventional roof, our problems were solved. We didn’t know about spray roof insulation until we saw it being applied to a business in our town. We were able [...]

Which Are the Best Coatings on Metal Roofs?

Which Are the Best Coatings on Metal Roofs? There are several metal roof coatings. Yet, which are the best coatings on metal roofs? Metal roofs can be a lot of work to coat. These roofs constantly contract and expand up to two inches for each 100 feet. This can cause problems for seams and elements that fasten the metallic roof together. This is where the roof would have a possibility of leaking. Instead of replacing the roofing choose one of the best [...]

The Many Advantages and Benefits Your Family Will Enjoy In Using Spray Foam Roofing

The Many Advantages and Benefits Your Family Will Enjoy In Using Spray Foam Roofing One of the most popular techniques being used in roof insulation and roof repair is the spray foam roofing system. This technology has been around for many years and has been growing in popularity because of the many outstanding benefits and advantages over other types of roofing applications. When it comes to the foam material being used, most roofing contractors recommend polyurethane foam. To give you an [...]

Which Is Better, Elastomeric Roof Coating or Aluminum Roof Coating?

Which Is Better, Elastomeric Roof Coating or Aluminum Roof Coating? Roofs are a vital part of any business and provide protection from heat and cold, for its occupants. When constructing roofs, contractors, architects and homeowners are aware of the importance of roof coatings. Aluminum coating and elastomeric coating are among the many varieties that are available. These coating helps extend the life of a roof if applied properly on the top layer and helps protect the roofing material from the [...]

How to Prevent Roof Coating Problems

How to Prevent Roof Coating Problems For industrial, commercial, and institutional buildings, roof coatings provide a wide range of benefits from added protection for the building and its contents and extending the life of a roof to improving its performance and lowering its cooling load. Still, as with any aspect of your roof’s structure, roof coatings experience wear and tear that will ultimately compromise their integrity. As such, it is important to learn about the most common problems that affect [...]

Choosing the Right Roof Coating

Choosing the Right Roof Coating The reason the substrate is so important to the successful selection of the right roof coating is that how well the coating adheres to the roof is determined as much by the fabric of the roof as by the type of coating. If the roof is smooth and hard then a coating with a high level of adhesion is required. On the other hand, most coatings will bond well to a roof with a rough [...]

How to Repair an Old Asphalt Roof

How to Repair an Old Asphalt Roof   If you own an old commercial building with a flat roof odds are you have an old asphalt roof of some type. These roof surfaces are made up of layers of felt paper and tar stacked up on each other, which over the years it will or it has given you a lot of headaches. They are usually made of felt paper or felt paper that is covered with a layer of gravel, [...]

Coatings For a Metal Roof

Coatings For a Metal Roof A metal roof can be a challenging roof surface to seal from the elements. One of the major factors is the constant expanding and contracting of the surface itself. A metal roof can expand and contract as much as 2 inches every 100 feet which can be devastating to fasteners and seams, which 90% of all roof leaks occur at these points. If you are experiencing problems with a metal surface then the two options are [...]

How To Protect Your Roof With Roof Coating

How To Protect Your Roof With Roof Coating One of the best ways to improve your home or commercial property is to invest in quality roofing. But over a period of time the roof of your property can be subjected to severe damage. Weather changes and huge water build up tend to wear out roofing materials. Also, water ponding can severely damage roof insulation if left unchecked. To take care of these problems – whether for maintenance or repair purposes [...]