3 Benefits of a Thermoplastic Roofing System
With so many different types of roofing materials on the market, it may seem overwhelming when you have to select a material for your new commercial roof. Fortunately, the process does not need to be difficult. Educating yourself on the benefits that various roofing materials offered will guide you toward the product that has the benefits you are looking for at a price point you can afford. Here are three important benefits that thermoplastic roofing systems have to offer.
One of the biggest benefits associated with thermoplastic roofing systems is that they are energy efficient. They are one of the few roofing materials that is actually considered to be green and environmentally-friendly. This type of roofing exceeds the EPA Energy Star requirements for being energy efficient. The reason this roof is so energy efficient is because the roof reflects ultraviolet light given off by the sun. Most roofs absorb this light, which ultimately causes the roof to heat up. When the roof gets hot, it makes the building hotter. In turn, this causes you to run your air conditioner more frequently to keep your building cooler, which increases your energy usages. A thermoplastic roof can help you to decrease your cooling costs and the energy you use cooling your commercial building.
Another benefit of thermoplastic roofing is that it is a cost effective roofing option. As was discussed above, it can help you to use less energy, which can help you to save on your utility bill. However, this is not the only place you can save when you install a thermoplastic roof. The roof has a long lifespan and does not require a ton of maintenance, which helps you to save money over the lifespan of the roof.
Easy to Install
The final benefit associated with thermoplastic commercial roofing is that this roofing option is easy to install. This can help to reduce the amount of time it takes to install and the cost associated with installing it. No one wants their business to be disturbed for a long period of time because a new roof is being installed. This is a perfect solution for those who need a new roof and want it installed fast.
It may not always be so easy to tell when your existing commercial roofing system is nearing the end of its lifespan. This is why it is so important to have routine commercial roofing inspections. During a commercial roof inspection, a roofing professional can tell the condition of your roof and whether repairs or replacement are needed. If it has been six months or longer since your last commercial roof inspection, you are due to have one now. Rosie’s Roofing & Restoration can help you with your roofing needs, including commercial roof inspections and new roof installations. Contact us today to schedule a roof inspection or to obtain an estimate to have a new thermoplastic roofing system installed.