Florida homes require dynamic roofing systems. They must be resilient to Florida’s severe rain, wind and sun all year. There are a few roofing options that will satisfy all these requirements. Florida TPO roofing systems is a particular option that Old Time Roofing recommends.
What’s a TPO Roofing System?
TPO (or Thermoplastic Polyolefin) roofing systems can be applied to flat commercial and residential roofs. The single-ply, lightweight roofing system is reflective of Florida heat and keeps interiors cool. The membranes are applied by calendaring with lamination or extrusion and lamination. TPO sheets are made from a mixture of polypropylene, ethylene-propylene polymers and are often reinforced with polyester. TPO sheets can be formulated with colorants, flame retardants and ultraviolet (UV) absorbers to provide the desired performance results.
TPO Roofing Systems Are a Good Choice For Florida Homes
TPO roofing systems are built to last. TPO roofing sheets are protected from UV rays by being coated with certain materials. This system is resistant to chemical exposure and ozone degradation. This durable TPO roofing system will last for many years thanks to its reflective coating, chemical foundation and secure application done by Old Time Roofing installation professionals.
TPO roofing systems will be able adapt to changes in weather and temperatures throughout their useful lives. This is very important when it comes to withstanding Florida’s unpredictable weather. TPO systems can also be applied using different methods, such as a TPO fully adhered or mechanically fastened. This roofing system is extremely flexible and extremely resilient.
TPO roofing systems are typically low-cost to install and can be one of the most cost-effective options for commercial property owners. Materials and labor costs can be reasonably affordable. The TPO roofing system is durable and will not require additional repairs to compensate for poor materials or improper application.
Who Is Qualified To Install a TPO Roofing Roof System?
Old Time Roofing offers commercial and residential clients the best selections of roofing systems. This includes TPO roofing systems and materials made by some of the most innovative commercial & residential roofing manufacturers in North America. We are a preferred contractor for many top roof manufacturers and can provide high-quality products and excellent installation services. Get a FREE estimate for commercial & residential roofing in Pinellas or Hillsborough County by calling us today!