Types of flat roof:
Built up roof (BUR):
Built up roof (BUR) are typically made of multiple layers of tar paper or fiberglass applied with asphalt in between each layers. The final layer or top coat is usually installed with gravel to protect the roof from the sun. This method as been around for a long time and is a proven way to do flat roofs. It is mainly used for commercial roofing. Modified bitumen membrane (MBM):
This roof system as become a leader in the industry. It can be applied in multiple ways to fit your project as you need it. Its a heavy roofing material comprised of 2 layers of membrane employing multiple layers of asphalt and reinforcers around a core of plastic or rubber modifiers. It can be installed with a torch, with cold adhesive or hot asphalt.
Asphalt Shingles come in two standard design options: Architectural shingles, and 3-Tab Shingles. 3Tab are essentially flat simple shingles with a uniform shape and size. They use less material than Architectural Shingles, and are therefore lighter and lower cost for both the material and the installation. They are also thinner, and do not last as long or offer Manufacturer’s Warranties as long as good Architectural Asphalt.3-Tab are the most commonly installed asphalt shingles.
The Architectural shingle is or laminated shingle, are a lot thicker and heavier than the 3 tab shingle. With the cost being very similar it can be a great alternative. It will last longer and manufaturer’s offer a great warranty on these shingles.
Maintenance is a very important process in order to keep your roof in good condition. It can also prevent leaks or problems that could reduce the life span of your roof or damage your poroerty. With high labor cost and climbing material cost the longer you can have with your roof the better. It ‘s a process than can be done quickly ou money in the long run.
ROOF & ATTIC INSPECTION
We offer roof inspection service for any types of roof and situation.
We offer attic inspections. Knowing what is in your attic can be very important for your house and your roof. You can find out if it is sufficiently insulated or ventilated which can affect your energy bills. Ventilation is very important for your home and your roof, as it can prevent ice build up in the winter and over heating in the summer. With good ventilation comes better home comfort.
We can repair any types of roofs. We do commercial repairs or residential housing. We can offer the perfect option for your roof problem. Just ask one of our professional workers.
LEAK SERVICE AND EMERGENCY
ROOFING 24 HR A DAY
We offer a quick and effective 24 hours a day leak service. Just give us a call and we will get your leak fixed in no time.
SNOW AND ICE REMOVAL
We offer snow and ice removal for your roof. Give us a call for an estimate.