What is the Best Commercial Roofing Material?

There are advantages and disadvantages to every type of roofing system. The kind of roof your commercial property should have depends on several factors. If you’re considering a new roof for your commercial property, let our team of commercial roofing experts help you decide which type of roofing material is best for your business.
 
These are the benefits of the most common roofing materials used for commercial buildings:
 
Built Up Roofing
  • Built with multiple layers
  • Flexible roof type
  • Cost-effective
  • Tough
Green Roof Systems
  • Sustainable
  • Improves energy efficiency
  • Has become popular in recent years
Metal Roofing Systems
  • Strong fire resistance ratings
  • Strong and durable
  • Sustainable design
Modified Bitumen
  • Two-ply system
  • Simple maintenance
  • More enhanced strength than other roof types
  • Best for if you anticipate a lot of activity on your roof
EPDM Roofing
  • Long-lasting durability and versatility
  • Simple installation
  • Ease of maintenance & repair
  • Strong resistance to UV light
  • Single-ply rubber material
  • Great for colder temperatures

 

Not sure which material is best for your commercial property? Contact B&L General Contractors today to get started. We offer free roof inspections!