Flat roofing is a modern roofing solution that is applied mostly on commercial roofs, but that are also getting increasingly popular for residential buildings that feature minimalist designs and modern flat roofs. Here are some of the most common and most popular materials used on modern Atlanta roofs:
- TPO and EPDM – two of the most common and most popular synthetic rubber roofing Atlanta materials used on flat roofs come in the form of sheets that are rolled out on the roof surface and adhered with a variety of methods. The materials are affordable, resistant to puncturing and to a variety of weather-related challenges and they can be expected to last for around 25.30 years.
- Green roofs – the modern solution looks attractive and also has benefits for the quality of the air in the building as well as around it. Green roofs consist of a special irrigation system, a substrate for the plants and the special vegetation chosen to meet the challenges of the local climate.
- Metal – with the range of metal alloys becoming wider, metal roofs are increasingly popular for the durability, easy installation, easy maintenance and affordability. They work great for any harsh weather area.