Built Up Roofing

A built up roof (BUR) consists of multiple plies of roof felts laminated together with bitumen, finished with a gravel or asphalt surfacing material. Dating back to the 1840s, built up roofing is one of the oldest and most reliable ways of installing a new roof.

Components of BUR

There are three basic components when it comes to BUR. They include:

  • Waterproofing
  • Reinforcing
  • Surfacing

Benefits of BUR

  • Built with multiple layers
  • Flexible roof type
  • Cost-effective
  • Tough

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If you are experiencing a faulty roof, and you aren't sure which type of roofing system you have, we can help.  We can come out, assess your problem and offer recommendations on the best route to take to fix your problem.  Please contact us today if you would like to learn more about us as a leading roof repair expert in Atlanta.