Built-up roofing systems are exactly what the name sounds like – a roof comprised of several layers of differing materials built up to provide protection from the constant exposure to the elements. These various layers form a virtually impenetrable barrier that stands up to the tough test of powerful storms.
Because of the advanced knowledge of roofing materials and construction that is necessary to properly install your roof, you should always trust a licensed professional to handle all of your repairs and construction. Capital Construction is a full-service construction company, which means that we use specialized techniques and tools to finish your roofing project right the first time. With any roof installation, a proper installation is the most important step towards an effective long lasting roof.
Benefits of Built Up Roofing
A correctly installed built up roofing system offers several advantages over other types of commercial roofing materials. These benefits include the following:
- Proven Effectiveness: Built-up roofs have been used since the late 19th century and continue to be a popular commercial flat roofing option today.
- Layered Durability: The multiple layers that make up a built up roofing give it added protection against the effects of severe weather and daily wear and tear – enabling your BUR roof last for many years.
- Waterproof: The many layers of roofing materials combine to create a surface that is watertight – protecting your property from potentially devastating water damage.
- Long-Lasting Protection: BUR systems are one of the most durable commercial roofing systems available with some built up roofs lasting for 50-70 years.
If you are looking for local roofers who are experts in built up roofing systems, look no further than Capital Construction. We will be able to install a built up roof with precision and efficiency, ensuring you get a high-quality commercial roof that will last for years to come.