As we all know, a roof coating is just an extra layer of protection that is added on top of a finished roof. Now although there are many types of roof coatings, listed below are some of the most popular options.
This option is traditionally developed to assist in extending the life of the coating and improve its durability and also contains numerous types of acrylic polymer. Though acrylic roof coatings are normally used as whit e reflective coatings, they are available in a variety of colors. This is one of the top choices for many contractors throughout the industry because of the durability and low cost.
These coating are emulsified asphalt and contain several types of inorganic and/or organic fillers and fibers that helps to provide additional strength to the coating. Asphalt emulsions can be found in black, brown, or as a reflective coating when you add aluminum pigments or titanium dioxide.
Solvent-Based Silicone Coatings
When you add solvents and a catalyst to a silicone base, you get silicone coatings. These types of coatings are considered ecological because silicone is an all natural material. Along with reflective white and translucent, these coatings are available in an array of colors.
A good roof coating is critical and can be the deciding factor of the long term health of your roofing system. So if you’re looking to have a new roof installation or just wanting to learn more call us at 903-691-0931. The pros at R.B.T. Construction Roofing Division is here to answer all of your questions and provide you with the best options.