Leaking roofs can be a nagging, yet major, problem. The potential for water damage can lead to dangerous health hazards, such as mold and mildew. Your current form of insulation may lose effectiveness over time, leading to a potential ceiling collapse. Water damage can even mean fire hazards. Yes, fire hazards. What’s the silver lining? Using polyurea coatings are an excellent solution for preventing and repairing leaking roofs. But, why? Let’s explain.
First of all, polyurea excels as a waterproofing solution. Even if there isn’t a current problem with water seeping through your roof, it’s an excellent protective coating. The combination of durability and elasticity are ideal for sealing off roofs. Polyurea is also useful when it comes to insulation.
Roofing and Liner Applications
There are all types of coating applications that work for roofs. For example, spray foam insulators are effective in roofing installation and repair jobs. But, did you know that spray-on liners are also useful when dealing with leaking roofs?
At Marvel Industrial Coatings, we use an EZ Cartridge System spray and apply the coating to a roof to stop it from leaking. Two tips you should keep in mind during the process are: consistently apply the spray throughout the area and make sure you’re wearing the appropriate safety gear.
When using a liner to combat a leaking roof, it is vital to receive expert advice concerning both product(s) and application. Surface preparation is crucial. Your goal should be to add longevity and seal off any and all holes or even small crevices causing leakage.
Advantages of Coatings
Polyurea coatings create a hard shell, which is obvious, but that is not all. They also add integrity to new and existing roofs. A number of contractors use spray-foam insulation to save on heating and cooling costs. Spray coatings can extend the life of roofs and protect against the outside elements.
Homes and residential areas are not the only structures that benefit from spray-foam insulation. It is beneficial in commercial construction no matter the size. Again, it is always smart to speak with an experienced coating representative concerning any polyurea application.
When it comes to concerns about weather deteriorating your roof, polyurea spray-foam is an excellent choice. It not only helps seal the roof. It also adds a level of protection against high winds.
Don’t be worried about your leaking roof, because the representatives of Marvel Industrial Coatings can help you before any more damage occurs. Give us a call to learn how!