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It is all about roof restoration and we have the information and education you need to understand how and when to restore a roof instead of replacing.  Roof Coatings are changing the way facility managers and homeowners think about the longevity and maintenance of their low-slope roofs.  From new technologies to equipment to understanding the difference of all the different roof coatings, this page will provide what you need.


 

 

 

ROOF COATING AND SYSTEMS

By Tropical Roofing Products. Acrylic, elastomeric reflective roof coating is ... Read More
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Hotel in Costa Rica needed a roof coating solution that ... Read More

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By Western Colloid. Owners wanting to improve energy efficiency often don't even think about their roof. With so many integrated systems — from the building envelope to the heating and cooling system, from the front door to the roof — keeping a building in good repair can be complex for the owner. In ... Read More
Hotel in Costa Rica needed a roof coating solution that could withstand extremely hot and humid conditions. Resilience and durability in paradise As a high performance, liquid-applied roofing membrane, Enduris roof coating isn’t just great for looks—it can also perform in the most challenging of climates. Located in a lush tropical jungle, ... Read More
By SureCoat Systems. Read about how one contractor’s frustrations yielded better solutions. It is easy to become frustrated when a product doesn’t perform how you think it will or even fails. No one knows better than contractors how important it is to have the right product work at the right ... Read More
By Western Colloid. Hail damage is not predictable because it depends on so many other factors like wind speed and size of the hail, along with the condition of a roof. Although it may not be as common as snow or rain, hail is incredibly dangerous and can be far more expensive ... Read More
IB Roof Systems™, a leading provider of complete PVC roofing solutions for flat or low-sloped roofs, announces the launch of its Acrylic and Silicone Coatings offering at the 2020 International Roofing Expo™, this week, at Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas. As with IB Roof Systems existing line of PVC ... Read More
By Astec. 45-year-old buildings are revived by ASTEC® Re-Ply™ fluid-applied roofing solutions. Astec® provides top-of-the-line fluid-applied membrane systems for the sustainable restoration of roofs, walls, tanks, piping, ductwork and other industrial surfaces. Astec is a leading provider of elastomeric products and component systems that create waterproof and weathertight barriers, ... Read More
By Karen L. Edwards, RCS Editor. Roof coatings are becoming a more popular option for building owners. Have you noticed that an increasing number of building owners are choosing roof coatings and restoration systems as a solution for their facilities? To learn more about the growing trend, I recently spoke with Chadwick ... Read More
In America, roof coatings provide jobs, enhance building performance, reduce maintenance costs, promote energy efficiency and improve the environment. Learn more about roof coatings and how you can add them to your business model. Click the image below to download the informational infographic for RCMA! Read More
By Chris Huettig, KARNAK. According to ASTM, silicone-based coatings are “among the most useful materials for a wide variety of applications.” There are many choices of roof coatings on the market today with silicone ranking as a premium option for unrivaled renewal and restoration of just about any aging flat roof. In ... Read More
By Western Colloid. If your roof is aging, a reflective coating may be an option to not only extend its life, but add energy efficient benefits at the same time. Let’s talk about what ages a roof. On its own, the materials that make up commercial roofing systems are extremely durable. Without ... Read More
By Lauren White, RCS Reporter. A London artist used samples from surrounding trees to get a perfect roof coating color match. The rooftop of a trendy hotel in South Beach, Miami, Florida is also a work of art. In an effort to camouflage the ventilation system on the roof, the owners ... Read More
By Tropical Roofing Products. Restoration options are available for nearly every type of substrate. Tropical Roofing Products offers an extensive array of innovative fluid applied system technologies and solutions for the effective waterproofing and restoration of roofs. We have more than six decades of experience providing roofing solutions to customers. Our roof restoration ... Read More
SOPREMA, Inc., a leader in the roofing, waterproofing, wall protection and civil engineering industries, has launched a new collection of silicone and acrylic products under the brand name of ALSAN® Coatings. ALSAN Coatings are ideal for maintaining and extending the life of existing roofs by protecting them from natural weathering. The ... Read More
By the Roof Coatings Manufacturer’s Association. Nearly any roof can be converted into a “cool” roof by applying a reflective roof coating. This can be achieved at any time during the life of the existing roof. These coatings can be applied to new and existing dark-colored roofs. A reflective roof is defined ... Read More
By Western Colloid. If you’re looking for a strong, waterproof and long-lasting architectural roof coating system, an asphalt emulsion based coating system is a great option. Not only will it extend the longevity of your roof, but it can also easily be applied to a number of existing roof systems. Plus, they ... Read More
The coatings are ideal for maintaining and extending the life of existing roofs. Wadsworth, Ohio - SOPREMA, Inc., a leader in the roofing, waterproofing, wall protection and civil engineering industries, has launched a new collection of silicone and acrylic products under the brand name of ALSAN® Coatings. ALSAN Coatings are ideal ... Read More
By Karen L. Edwards, RCS Editor. Fluid-applied Reinforced Roofing system is suited for Denver’s climate and green building roof requirements. While attending the recent Denver National Women in Roofing (NWiR) event, RCS partner Heidi J. Ellsworth met Janice Stitzer of CIG Construction. Janice co-founded and owns CIG Construction, with her husband Kelly ... Read More
By Tropical Roofing Products. Tropical Roofing Products manufactures professional-grade products for professional roofing contractors. At Tropical Roofing Products we are your source for a wide array of modern roof coating solutions that provide excellent roof protection from harsh weather conditions all year long. Silicone roof coating is one of these highly effective ... Read More
By Western Colloid. Many building owners don't understand that they might be eligible for a roof restoration instead of a replacement. This article will help you educate them. A roof replacement is a big project, and it can be hard for building owners to know where to start. They usually start with ... Read More
By Tropical Roofing Products. Restore rather than re-roof. Building Owners and Facility Managers must balance short-term budget realities with the need to maintain properties for the long term. Advancements in Fluid Applied roofing membranes can help reduce capital costs by restoring rather than replacing roofs. Roof condition, age, material type, and ... Read More
October 9, 2019 Many roofing companies shy away from coatings due to the unknowns. A few have had an unpleasant experience. If you set up your project correctly you will find that the coatings side to your business can be extremely lucrative. You can provide a superior roof for your clients ... Read More
Duro-Last, Inc. is pleased to introduce Duro-Shield Silicone Roof Coating and materials. Duro-Shield Silicone is a silicone-based roof coating that is designed to resist natural weathering while providing long-lasting watertight protection on a variety of substrates. Its brilliant white finish offers superior reflectivity and energy savings for building owners, and available ... Read More
By Tropical Roofing Products. Acrylic, elastomeric reflective roof coating is a great choice for high-quality roof restoration. At Tropical Roofing Products, we offer a wide range of state-of-the-art roof coating solutions that achieve high-quality roof restoration and maintenance outcomes that prolong the operational lifespan of roofs. One of the key products ... Read More
By GREEN LINK Engineering. Read how this public school in Michigan was resealed with liquid applied roof coating. In central Michigan, the roof of a public school was scheduled to be resealed with a liquid-applied roof coating. The project also included two adjacent roof sections that were ... Read More
By IKO. Choosing the right primer will depend on the substrate, the weather conditions and the type of coating or membrane application. By definition, a primer comes first and serves as a base for what should follow — whether it’s attending the primary grades at the beginning of school, priming an engine ... Read More
By Western Colloid. Maintaining a commercial building requires planning, regular maintenance and good budgeting skills. Owning a commercial building requires a large investment by the owner. Not just in purchasing a property, but also an investment in the care and maintenance of the building - especially its roof. While wear and ... Read More
By GE Silicones. Brock Commons Student Residence had a tight, 70-day window for completion. The right solution for an aggressive deadline Opened in 2017, Brock Commons Student Residence is the world’s tallest mass timber building and home to 400 students at the University of British Columbia. To avoid disruptions on campus, and to ... Read More
By Colin Sheehan, RCS Reporter. How the increase in roof restoration and sustainable roofing has made liquid-applied roofing one of the most popular options now and in the future. In Season 3, Episode 56 of Roofing Road Trips, Heidi J. Ellsworth meets with one of the leaders in liquid-applied roofing ... Read More


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