Q. Is this process offered in stores, just a coating that any other high performance roof paint system is comparable too?
A. No not even close, Our Trademarked "Original Liquid Applied Rubber Roof & wall" liquid rubber products are not available in stores like Home Depot, it is only available through our store and authorized distribution network.
Q. Can these products be applied to all types of roofs?
A. Yes, Barrel, Flat, or S - Tile, Metal, Gravel, and Foam. From Roofs, Walls, Decks and much more..
Q. Can a color be applied to provide decorative enhancement?
A. Virtually any color may be added through our computer match iron oxides colorant system.
Q. Is every roof coated with just one process?
A. Our company installs 3 main systems on residential or commercial properties, we provide the manufactures onsite inspection, specifications, details and drawing which differ slightly depending on each projects needs.
Q. Do you offer exterior painting or waterproofing, besides roof coating?
A. Yes, we do commercial and residential painting up to three stories with our rubber protective wall coating which is warranted for up to 25 years.
Q. How long have you been doing this application and how strong is it?
A. We have been successfully protecting roofs and exterior wall structures for over 20 years and climbing, we are the only company to have the Dade County TAS-106 Pull uplift test on a tile sealed roof which demonstrated its extreme uplift pressure resistance of apx 5 x's stronger than the code requirement for a cement tile roof.
Q. How much does the complete Roof Shield System cost?
A. Depending on how large your roof is, how many broken tile or general rework areas need to be restored, typically an average home runs about 1/3 to 1/2 the cost of a replacement cement tile or flat roof.
Q. How many systems do you offer and how long is the warranty?
A. We have 3 main systems available, Fungal Shield clear liquid rubber for anti mildew treatment and tile uv protection for up to 5 years, Smart Shield for Darker colors with nanotechnology that reflect heat and Roof Shield for a permanent retrofit and complete weatherproofing. Our Products are utilized on substantial commercial projects and residential roof decks as well which can provide up to 20 years of additional protection. Conversley, Labor and Material warranty's for new roofs in the state of Florida are required to provide up to a 2 year warranty for leaks, however unusual wind conditions of 65 miles per hour will void all guaranties against leaks.
Q. What colors do you have?
A. We have over 3000 colors or custom match
Q. Does your exterior wall and roof coating once applied need cleaning?
A. No, We have two products for our tropical climate our clear environmentally safe FungalShield mildew retardant available to make your roof, walls, walkways and just about virtually any unpainted surface free from green fungi growth and mildew for up to 5 years.When applying paint or coatings with color we can add TropicalClimacoat with Biqeul to the paint which does not allow mildew growth, period.
Q. How thick is your coating?
A. 1/8 to 1/25 of an inch.. we install a hard coat, primer, fiber coat touch up, 2 coats of liquid rubber which is a total of 5 coats.
Q . Do you recommend doing repairs prior to installing of your system?
A. Yes, you must repair or replace any and all broken tiles, rotten wood in the fields or roof edges. To see if your roof qualifies the manufacturer undertakes a complete detailed inspection including looking in your attic for bad wood, some minor restoration work is generally included in the price.
Q. Do I need a building permit?
A. No although a few cities do require them.