Classification of Commercial Roofing Type

While meeting new clients we come to know about a few common requirements. Most people are inquisitive about commercial roofing. People really want to know about the different types as it makes their decision making easier. Besides, who does not want something that gives the most out of the money yet being functional? For years, commercial roofing in Dallas has a supreme ability for constructing the best roofing so far.

Here are the different types of roofing.

Single-Ply Membrane Roofing

This is a completely tested roofing option that took good time to prove its ability and now is a popular choice for commercial and industrial purposes. It has rubber and other synthetic sheets that are stabilized and fastened together or chemically adhered to the insulation to create a layer of protection to the commercial property. While looking at the advantages of this roofing type we cannot ignore its proven track record, thus, it holds the top position when it comes to the customer’s choice. The fire resistance properties and components used while manufacturing, make it fire resistant.

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Metal Roofing

This oldest roofing solution uses corrugated galvanized steel though other materials like aluminum also can be used. This is light in weight and can be put over the existing roofing coat. This is water resistant, thus, makes the roof waterproof. It is rust proof and has UV protection properties.

While considering the advantages of this commercial roofing type in Dallas, you can easily pick the long lasting ability, stability, wide array of designs, energy efficiency and fire resistance quality.

Shingle Roofing

Initially, this roofing type was only for residential purposes like a home, gradually, it has made its place to the commercial sectors. Shingles can be made of different materials, for example, wood, plastic, composite material like asphalt, ceramic or plastic etc.

There are two types of shingles, asphalt and architectural. Asphalt shingles are the most common ones and last for 30 years. The architectural shingles have multiple layers, heavier, durable and weatherproofing capabilities. Irrespective of the types shingles are durable and easy to repair.

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SPF Roofing

This is an eco-friendly and economical option for commercial roofing. Spray Polyurethane Foam roofing that is more often referred as SPF is a liquid that is sprayed over the roof. Later it expands and creates a solid layer over the existing roof.

This type of roofing is energy efficient. It creates a thermal, air and moisture barrier and provides the highest R-value per inch. This is extremely durable, does not crack or split, therefore, always the first choice for commercial roofing in Dallas. It has a seamless appearance and does not have any joint, that is why is safe from leaking. This is environment-friendly, the materials used here like low in Ozone Depleting Potential (ODP), Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs), Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), Global Warming Potential (GWP).

Built-Up Roofing

This roofing system is often referred to as ‘tar and gravel’ roofs. These are installed by the alternative layers of asphalt or tar and fabric on the roof. You can determine the number of layers or piles installed. The final layer is of stone or gravel. While looking at the advantages of we can mention durability, UV resistance power and low maintenance.

You can come to Preferred Roofing to install any type of commercial roofing in Dallas. We will help you to install a sustainable and industry standard roofing solution that will really last long with a little maintenance.