When installed and maintained correctly, the average commercial roof can last anywhere from 10 – 25 years. However, life expectancy will vary based on the materials used and the installation process. Missouri business owners, building managers, and maintenance engineers will face the nerve-rattling decision to repair or replace their roofs at some point in their facility ownership. The encouraging news is that there is a great option that makes the repair path a suitable choice. Here's a look at how Eureka Contracting & Roofing applies silicone coating to renew a deteriorating roof, saving the building owner thousands of dollars in a costly replacement.
A Missouri building owner contacted Eureka Contracting & Roofing because she recognized that her roof was aging. She understood its compromised condition could make it vulnerable to expensive water leaks.
Eureka Contracting & Roofing performed a complimentary inspection and found the building owner’s roof to be a perfect candidate for our silicone roof coating. Keeping the customer's interest in mind, our roofing expert took the time to thoroughly explain how their selection would create a seamless membrane that would protect the property owner's damaged roof against permanent ponding water, ultraviolet light, and severe weather. They additionally highlighted how the silicone re-coating would increase the roof's eco-friendly integrity since there would be no tear-off, oversized equipment, ill-scented tar pots, or dumpsters.
The roof was cleaned with a power broom, blown off with a leaf blower, and allowed to dry. After, Eureka Contracting & Roofing specialists tackled detailed work by applying a seam sealer. With cracks, gaps, and blisters effectively filled in, the roof transformed into a smooth foundation. The Eureka Contracting & Roofing team lastly installed the silicone roof coating.
Before Prepping & Drying Cleaning Brush Tool
Applying Bleed Trap Applying Seam Seal After Silicone Coat
The final product is a protective coat that will act as a one-piece shoe sole over the roof! This monolithic roof has no fasteners, edges, or seams and qualifies for the EPA's coveted Energy Star. The building owner will undoubtedly appreciate the energy efficiency provided by the coating's 86% reflectivity for years to come.
Silicone roof coating is an excellent alternative to re-roofing. It allows you to restore your building's roof to working conditions in less time, with less cost, while keeping your building under warranty. Eureka Contracting & Roofing has vast experience applying silicone roof coating. Please call us today for a free estimate or complete our online quick estimate form!
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Eureka Contracting & Roofing is a top-rated, fully licensed, and insured roofing business located in Eureka, Missouri. By putting 30 years of experience to work, we ensure that our residential and commercial customer's roofs, gutters, shingles, soffits, and siding are expertly installed, maintained, repaired, or replaced. We make properties better– the proof is in the roof!