Everything You Want To Know About Roof Repair


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The presentation gives you the complete details of roofing repair in an illustrative way. You will get to know about the factors influencing the roof repair estimates and tips to choose a roof repair contractor. The benefits of Liquid EPDM (Rubber) are covered along with the cost involved in a roof replacement process. You also get to know about the applications of roof repair primers.

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Everything You Want To Know About Roof Repair

  1. 1. Everything You Want To Know About Roof Repair
  2. 2. Introduction <ul><li>People often find problems related to roofing in their homes. This can surely be a stressful situation. </li></ul><ul><li>The roof holds much importance in any house and needs good care for dealing with different problems that may arise. This carefulness is necessary to have a house that remains stable for a very long time. </li></ul><ul><li>With good quality roof repair, you can prevent damages to the inside and outside of your home. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Main causes of roofing problems – <ul><li>Poor Maintenance – </li></ul><ul><li>If you fail to rectify slight roof deterioration in the initial stages it can result in premature roof problems. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Weathering – All types of roofing materials deteriorate when exposed to different weather conditions.
  5. 5. Wind – Roofing materials can be damaged due to strong winds as well as flying debris. Improper Designing – Faulty designing of the roof system can create significant problems.
  6. 6. Factors influencing roof repair estimates <ul><li>Collecting estimates for getting the best possible roof repair services is certainly a good idea. Generally, we search for the repair contractors that are close to our house. The two main factors influencing the rates quoted by them are - 1. Repair estimates depend on the expertise level and services offered by a contractor. 2. Roof repair estimates also depend on the job type such as replacing a hole or installing a new roof. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Things to consider while choosing a roof repair contractor <ul><li>You will find many roofing repair contractors in your locality. The important things to consider while choosing one are - </li></ul><ul><li>1. Determine the exact job to be performed will help in getting accurate estimates. 2. Consider the time in which you want this process to be finished. 3. Decide on your preferences for the roof repair method and the materials you want used. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Liquid EPDM (Rubber) - A top choice <ul><li>For fixing roof leaks, Liquid EPDM (Rubber) is very beneficial. It saves a significant amount of money and material. You can use it for both residential as well as commercial roofs. It has several unique properties that make it a very effective repair product having countless uses. It has a consistency of thick honey and also has a slow cure time. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Important advantages of using Liquid EPDM (Rubber) - <ul><li>1. The liquid roof is almost chemically identical to the sheet EPDM. But as it is liquid this acts like a great advantage. It is seamless and self-adhering. </li></ul><ul><li>2. It can take temperatures between -40 and 300F. </li></ul><ul><li>3. You only need one coat. There is no requirement for multiple coats or a top coat. </li></ul><ul><li>4. It is extremely easy to apply. </li></ul><ul><li>5. It waterproofs immediately when applied. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Can you replace a roof only in summer? <ul><li>The answer to this question is no. Roofers are known for their superb skills and can achieve the task in all weather conditions. The conditions may not be perfectly dry for this. </li></ul><ul><li>But, a partially installed area should be perfectly dry before the covering layers are applied. </li></ul><ul><li>You can go for a large professional team of roofers for finishing the task in the quickest possible time. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Cost involved in roof replacement <ul><li>The cost of replacing a roof varies depending on the situation. It depends on the roofing materials like asphalt shingles, slate etc. </li></ul><ul><li>It also depends on the pitch of a roof, covered area and several other factors. </li></ul><ul><li>Different roofing repair contractors have varied rates. You may spend anywhere from $2,000 to $25,000. You can always negotiate with them. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Advantages of using roof repair primer - <ul><li>Primers possess superb adhesion to wood, concrete, felt, plastic, gypsum, metal and glass. </li></ul><ul><li>They form a strong waterproof seal which traps dust, loose particles etc. </li></ul><ul><li>They give rust proofing when surface pores are filled. </li></ul><ul><li>Each application of them gives a smooth, protective and even film. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Applications of roof repair primers <ul><li>They are specifically meant for roof vent, valleys flashing, and other plastic roofing or metal roofing accessories. </li></ul><ul><li>They greatly help in roof leak repair work. They can be applied to plastic vinyl, metal, wood, masonry and concrete for repair of roof leaks. </li></ul><ul><li>Caution: Primer should not be used on the asphalt shingle surfaces to repair roof leaks. </li></ul>
  14. 14. About Us <ul><li>We give free roofing repair estimates from the local roofers serving in your area. We have all types of roofing repair contractors. </li></ul><ul><li>We cover all the work including fixing leaks, replacing flashing, repairing gutters or leaking skylights. We give quality services of licensed roofers and are known for our excellent reputation. </li></ul><ul><li>You can always visit our site http :// roofrepaircontractors.com for getting top class services of roof repair in the US. You can also contact us at </li></ul>
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