Foam Roofing System
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 Polyol. These two components are put into a machine that heats and pumps them into a spray gun. This mixture is then applied to the roof.Once the foam dries, it offers a tough and long lasting roof that has excellent thermal resistance.
Benefits Of Foam Roofing System
Offers a Tight and Waterproof Seal Foam roofs do not have any seam and forms a tight seal around the pipes, vents and the chimneys as well. This makes a waterproof seal that decreases the chances of water getting into the crevices in the openings. In addition, foam also do not contract and expand with time that means the tight seal cannot ever be broken.
Superior Insulation Qualities Spray foam are excellent insulators and can help you in reducing your energy bills. Since they do not have any seam, heat does not escape in the winters and since they are white in color, it keeps the house cool during the summer months. It also insulates the house from the noise outside and allows the home to be quite. If you live in a high traffic area, using roofing foam can be of great help.
Durable Foam roofs do not wear out if they are maintained properly. One should recoat their roofs every five years in order to keep it in excellent condition. Once the recoating is done, you can have service performed on it every twenty years. You should not have any problem with your foam roof till you are maintaining the foaming schedule.
Environmentally Friendly Spray foam can easily be installed over other roofing. You will not have to worry about adding any landfill waste of removing the initial roof. The foam that is used is non-toxic and do not emit any harmful fumes during the installation work.