Best Flat Roofing Solutions: Unlock the Pros and Cons

Pros and cons of various roofing materials

It can be overwhelming to choose the perfect roofing material for your flat roof. From traditional built-up roofs (BUR) to single-ply membranes and modified bitumen, there are a variety of options available. Each material has its own set of pros and cons, so it´s wise to do your research before making a decision. With that … Read more

Making a Statement: How the Right Color Can Enhance Your Flat Roof Home on the Beach

best color for flat roof homes on the beach

The right color for your flat-roof home on the shore can make all the difference between a lackluster look and one that stands out and makes a statement. Depending on the region, some colors may be more suited than others to a flat-roof home on the seaside. Of course, your style should also be taken … Read more

Best Practices for Flat Roof Replacement

flta roof replacement

The water that falls on your head every time it rains clearly indicates that your roof needs to be replaced urgently. However, is it necessary to allow it to progress this far? Not at all. You already have excess costs due to the damaged interior that you could have avoided if you had acted earlier. … Read more

The Hidden Risks And Issues of Flat Roofs

risks associated with flat roofs

Lowslope roofs are a popular roofing choice for both residential and commercial buildings due to their low cost and the fact that they are relatively easy to construct and maintain. While they offer many benefits, they also have some drawbacks that property owners should consider before making a decision. In this blog, I will discuss … Read more

Are flat roofs a smart idea?

flat roof with vegetation

If you take a look around, you will notice that there is a flat roof on every second building you see. Flat roofs are a popular roofing choice for both commercial and residential buildings. They are relatively easy to install and maintain, as well as cost-effective compared to other roofing materials. There are, however, several … Read more

How to put gravel on flat roof

Gravel flat roof installation

A flat roof has a lot of benefits and uses, making it an excellent additoin to any home. However, most homeowners don´t know how to protect aflat roof from the elements. In certain situations, gravel can be an excellent option for protectign flat roofs from weather conditions. Not only does the gravel provide an extra … Read more

Repairing damaged flat roof

Asphal roll sheet flat roof repair

Flat roofs can be susceptible to various types of damage caused by a range of factors. These include weather conditions, improper installation, and poor maintenance. Weather-related causes of damage include hail, wind, and extreme temperatures. Improper installation can result in poor drainage or inadequate slope. Poor maintenance can lead to cracks, holes, and water infiltration. … Read more

How to extend the life of a flat roof?

Extend the lifespan of a flat roof

Using high-quality materials is one of the best ways to extend the life of your flat roof. High-grade materials such as Polyglass coatings can increase energy savings and extend the life of the roof by up to 10 years. Thwese high-grade roofing materials are more durable and can withstand extreme temperatures and other weather conditions … Read more

Why do flat roofs have gravel

Flat roof Gravel

Have you ever noticed a flat roof with gravel on it? You may be wondering why this is, and what the purpose of the stones actually is. I´ll explain why flat roofs have stones on them and how they help protect your roof from water damage. A flat roof is a type of roofign system … Read more

Insulating a skillion roof

Skillion roof

Insulating skillion roofs can provide homeowners with a range of benefits including improved energy efficiency, better regulation of temeperatures and improved soundproofing. Insulation is an important aspect of any home, however, it is especialy crucial when it comes to skillion roofs. Skillion roofs are single pitched roofs with low angled slopes that can be difficult … Read more

Why Pitched Roofs Are Better Than Flat Roofs? And Are They?

Solar pannels on roof of old building

The simple fact is, a pitched roof (i.e. set at an angle) is more weather-tight than a flat roof as it allows the rain to slide off the roof, rather than sit on top. This type of roof typically has a pitch of between 30 and 45 degrees and not only serves a practical purpose, … Read more

Flat roof to pitched roof conversion

Converting a flat asphalt roof to a pitched one

Turning a flat asphalt roof into a pitched roof This video is all about turning a flat asphalt roof into a pitched roof later on. You see the stages of removing the asphalt roof, building the new roof structure, felting and battening, tiling with concrete tiles, cutting into the wall and sealing the edge with … Read more