Most people do not think about their roofs every day and this is completely natural, but like any system they are depreciated and there comes a time when repairs need to be made.
The truth is that roof systems are designed to last 20-25 years, but the average life expectancy of a roof in Bulgaria is only 10-20 years.
Repair flat roofs, consider TPO membranes.
Whether your old roof system has PVC membranes or bitumen waterproofing, repairing roofs with TPO membranes is a way to save money and get long-term protection for your assets.
TPO is a type of synthetic waterproofing that has the greatest advantages in flat roofs of industrial and logistics buildings.
Although, came into use in the 80s of last century TPO membranes are considered a relatively new product.
They have numerous advantages over other traditional roofing materials. In fact, they combine the advantages of EPDM and PVC waterproofing, while not bearing their disadvantages.
TPO membranes are extremely resistant to UV rays, thermal loads due to high and low temperatures.
In addition, they remain resistant to aging throughout their lives due to their chemical resistance.
Another advantage over PVC waterproofing is that they do not lose plasticizers and remain elastic under the influence of various environmental factors, which prolongs their service life.
How long do TPO waterproofings last?
In fact, if you are considering repairing roofs with TPO membranes, you might want to know how long these roof systems last and what the maintenance and operation costs will be.
Studies by independent laboratories show that TPO membranes can have a service life of 35-40 years with professional installation and application of preventive maintenance.
TPO membranes with 15 years warranty
That’s why manufacturers like IMPER s.r.l. give a 15-year warranty on the materials. In fact, many success stories, on large industrial roofs at 25, 30 and even 35 years.
This proves in practice that TPO membranes are extremely resistant to aging and exposed to UV rays and other environmental factors.
Their easy maintenance allows them to be repaired in an economical way throughout the life cycle.
Of course, with the aging of TPO membranes, repairs require special techniques and you may need professional roof maintenance services that can ensure long-term stability and lasting results.
Reliable welds for joints
A common problem with flat roof waterproofing is peeling in the area of overlaps.
That’s why flat roofs often cause big headaches for homeowners, but there are many ways to solve them.
One way is to repair roofs with TPO membranes.
TPO membrane welding is extremely reliable. The reason for this is that the connection between the two layers takes place not only on a physical but also on a chemical level.
This system will help you repair your flat roof so you don’t have to worry about leaks when the joints are loose!
TPO membranes are an excellent option for repairing roofs of industrial and logistics buildings. They are durable and extremely resistant to UV rays, heat loads due to high and low temperatures. This means that you will be able to make repairs without exceeding the budget.
You get a 15-year warranty, which means you have secure protection for your assets and will be able to maintain your investment in an economical and efficient way throughout its life cycle.
You can always contact us if you have additional questions. Our experts will be happy to provide you with a free consultation and evaluation.