Heavy Snow Could Be Last Straw for Bad Roof

Property owners who have been putting off doing anything about their bad roof may not be able to ignore the problem any longer. If the roof is old, weak or just in bad repair, things have likely become unpleasant in that property this winter. With heavy snow hitting many parts of the country, a roof that had been barely hanging on may have finally reached its limit. Small problems have now become big disasters, as major leaks may develop that can cause serious and costly damage and in severe cases may jeopardize the integrity of the entire roof surface.

If a property owner is lucky, they will take action before the situation reaches a serious point. Ideally, they will be proactive and research the best options for strengthening and protecting their roof and creating the strongest possible layer of protection against the elements.

Spray foam roofing and coating is an excellent option. It not only provides a watertight membrane that offers the best possible protection against the elements, but as a bonus it makes the property very energy efficient, resulting in considerable utility savings. Another advantage for property owners is that the application process is usually very quick, meaning less inconvenience for the residents.

Since spray foam is a great solution for gaps and cracks, it’s also a great choice for a roof that is in generally good condition but has a few areas of concern or is showing early signs of wear and tear.

Of course, planning is important since this type of roofing can only be applied during certain weather and temperature conditions. But by making their plans now, property owners can make sure they have a stronger, better roof before they are faced with more serious problems such as major leaks or water damage.

For contractors who specialize in spray foam roofing jobs, Intech Equipment & Supply has all of the equipment needed to complete these jobs quickly and efficiently.