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Why waterproofing roofing is so important

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Why waterproofing roofing is so important?

Many commercial buildings do not have waterproof roofs. Did you know that even a small amount of leakage can cause serious damage and health hazards to the building? What are the reasons for roof waterproofing? How much should I pay for  roof waterproofing?

 

What is the reason for waterproof roof?

What are the consequences of not having a waterproof roof?

How to carry out waterproofing roofing project?

 


What is the reason for waterproof roof?

One of the best ways to waterproof roofs is to spray them with a waterproof coating usually made of acrylic, polyurethane or silicone. The coating is sprayed on the roof, around the pipes and other equipment along the roof. The spray seeps together and forms a protective layer on the roof, so there are few remaining leaks. It even goes into hard-to-reach areas. Waterproofing spray is easier to apply than other waterproofing methods, and it has many other advantages. Let's take a look at the important reasons to make sure your commercial building has a waterproofing roofing.

 

Prevent damage. Many leaks go unnoticed until they cause widespread damage. Some leaks are invisible because water leaks into places you can't see, such as walls or ceilings. By the time you find them, they may have done enough damage to require expensive repairs. The roof may even need to be completely replaced. Even if there is an obvious leak, the water may damage some valuable property, such as computers, printers or important paperwork. Roof waterproofing keeps walls, ceilings, carpets and equipment dry.

 

Waterproof roofing makes employees and customers satisfied. Because buildings are not so hot after roofing is waterproofed, everyone can stay comfortable. When employees feel comfortable, they are more productive. When customers are comfortable, they are more likely to hang out, which will increase your business.

 

Waterproof roofing can extend the life of the roof. Spraying a waterproof spray on the roof can make it last longer. Sprays not only protect the roof from leaks, but also protect the roof from all other weather factors, such as heavy rain, strong winds and high temperatures. It also prevents the colors on the roof from fading, which means you don't have to repaint often.

 

Loud slams and building sounds on rooftops are a particularly annoying type. The waterproof coating is easy to install and does not disturb everyone in the building. You can continue working without distraction. The waterproofing roofing keeps the roof in good condition so you don't have to worry about the next repair. It lightens your load and helps everyone inside to stay comfortable and efficient.


 

What are the consequences of not having a waterproof roof?

There are many factors that can affect the service life of roofing. The biggest threat to roof systems is high winds and rain, which can increase wear and tear on their structures. These weather conditions often damage roofing materials, allowing water to trickle down to the understructure of the roof, leading to leaks.

 

Wet roof surfaces also carry the risk of vegetation and other biological growth, such as mold, which can cause serious damage. In addition, there is a risk of roof rot if water leaks under the roof. Water damage can spread from the roof to the ceiling and walls, and if the problem cannot be solved, the structure of the house will become unstable over time. You can help delay wear by waterproof the roof to restore its surface. Waterproof seals will break, preventing leaks, protecting smooth surfaces and keeping the roof strong.

 


How to carry out waterproof roofing project?

Step 1. Measure each surface area of the length and width of the roof in feet. Multiply the total length times the total width. This will give you the surface area in square feet. Visit your local hardware store and buy as many paint buckets as the rep says to fit your specific roof size.

 

Step 2. Clean the roof with a high pressure cleaner or broom to ensure all dust is removed. Use a 1 quart mixture. In extreme cases, clean the roof with sodium phosphate and 5 gallons of water. Wait for the roof to dry before applying the paint.

 

The third step. Pour about a gallon of elastic paint from your bucket onto the roof and begin applying it on a paint roller. Start in a corner, work along the roof and walk backwards. Don't step on your coat. Repeat this process until you have covered the entire roof. Let the finished coat dry for 24 hours. Apply a second coat.

 

No matter be commercial building or domestic residence, for your benefit and safety sake, roofing waterproof needs to get enough attention. If you are looking for a high quality roofing waterproofing material with good safety effect and reasonable price, Jiangsu Canlon Building Materials CO.,Ltd will provide you with the best products.


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