One of the most popular commercial roof systems is called modified bitumen roofing, and it’s so common because this flat roofing type is strong, durable, and relatively easy to install, especially by experienced commercial roofers.
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Modified Bitumen Roofing FAQ
What is Modified Bitumen Roofing?
Bitumen essentially means asphalt, a dark black petroleum product in use for waterproofing for hundreds of years. Modified bitumen refers to asphalt mixed with specialized rubber and plastics that’s applied to a fiberglass fabric. A modified bitumen roof system involves several layers of material to create the finished roofing system.
Benefits of Modified Bitumen Roof Systems
- Tear resistance
- Easy to install, repair, and maintain
- Flexible with temperature changes
- Energy efficient
Modified Bitumen FAQ
How is modified bitumen roofing applied?
Generally, this roofing membrane comes in rolls, and they are installed on the roof substrate with adhesives or heat welding.
How long does a modified bitumen roof last?
The average life expectancy of this kind of roofing system is around 20 years or more with proper maintenance.
How is it repaired?
Damaged modified bitumen roofing materials are cut away and patched with a similar material, then sealed.
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