Commercial Roofing Questions
Advantages of using commercial asphalt roofing in Eureka Springs, AR:
- Low total cost of ownership (TCO)
- Readily available material
- Several layers of protection guards against rain and weathering
- Proven track record that spans over 100 years in the commercial roofing industry
Why is the “R-Value” important in commercial roofing applications?
The R-value is a measure of a roof's ability to insulate the building. A higher number means the roof is better at handling radiant heat and can help reduce the cost of cooling the building in the summer.
EPDM rubber roofing:
EPDM (Ethylene propylene diene monomer) roofing is a type of single-ply membrane that is often referred to as a type of rubber roofing. Low-slope roofs are good candidates for this type of roofing due to its durability and ability to handle varying weather.
EPDM roofing is available in large rolls up to 200 by 50 feet (LxW). Most manufacturers of EPDM offer warranties of 5-30 years; this type of commercial roofing material may very well outlast the warranty period. Studies have shown correctly installed EPDM roofing may last 50 years or longer. EPDM is a popular choice for commercial applications.
Commercial Roofing FAQs