Undeniable Advantages of a Foam Roof

Advantages of Foam RoofingWith so many roofing choices, it can be difficult to know which type is best for your needs. Foam roofing provides its own extensive advantages, like any other roofing system. However, what makes foam roofing different is the advantage to cost ratio, which is one of the most valuable in the market today. A foam roofing system typically costs around $2.00 per square foot and can last upwards of 50 years. Contributing to its value, foam roofing has a substantial list of advantages that can’t be found in any other single roofing system.

Complete Waterproofing

That’s right. Complete waterproofing. When a silicone or polyurea topcoat is used in the last step of your foam roof installation, your foam roof is completely waterproof. This makes it the ideal solution for locations that battle heavy rain and ponding.

Extremely Low Maintenance

If you’re like most, you simply don’t have the time to keep up with a high maintenance roofing system. Luckily, foam roofs simply need to be inspected and rinsed about twice per year. They will also need to be recoated every 5-10 years with a topcoat applied by a professional. This top coat will reseal your roof bringing it back to its original strength and durability.

Can Save You Money in Multiple Ways

Foam roofing is quickly becoming a top choice in roofing because of its potential to save money. These roofs are extremely energy efficient, which will save you money on your energy costs. They can also qualify for income tax incentives because of their durability and strength, as well as their eco-friendliness. In some areas, energy companies even offer discounts for these roofs. Besides their incredible energy efficiency, foam roofs are exceedingly strong, making them less apt to damage and repair costs. When these roofs do need repair, it is done comparatively quickly and inexpensively.

Foam roofing can have deep advantages for nearly every roof it’s applied to. Besides ease of installation and care, this roofing system saves you money from the day it’s installed. To find out more about the advantages of foam roofing, or to learn whether your structure is a good candidate, call the professionals at Advanced Roofing and Insulation to schedule a roof evaluation.