Flat Roofing Options | Cornish Buildings
Flet Flat Roofs
The felt flat roof is a cheaper alternative to pitched roofs within Cornwall, you can get but they do have a limited life, typically the last about 10 years + but some of the new modern felt roofs last slighly longer.
Decking types can influence the life,also the location and position of that building can have an effect on the property, and its long term exposure: Its quite important to also look and up dating all decking to maintain full building structure:
Asphalt Flat Roofs
An Asphalt Flat Roof typically will have a life of up to 30++ years of life, again, this is dependent on the type of long term exposure of the roof,and what exposure there is taking place:
Polymer Single PLY Roofing Systems
A PLY roof system are a reasonably modern alternative to traditional flat roofing cover, these types of roofs comprise of a single sheet of material, there are different types used within the UK building market place ,if these roofs are correctly installed life expectancy can be around 25 years + however if this type of roof is not installed correctly these can be prone to leaks and puncturing:
In general, fibreglass claddings are occasionally used for flat roofs, these aren’t the best type of roofing, roof claddings like these are very often have a life spans of around 8-12 years..
General repairs or even a replacement should be under taken by a roof specialist contractor: