Benefits of A Flat Commercial & Metal Roofing

If well maintained, a flat commercial & metal roofing in Baton Rouge is an effective solution to minimize the cost of repairing the roof. When building a new building or installing a new roof in an existing building, there are seven reasons to introduce a flat commercial roof system:

Compared to an angle system with tiles or metal panels, a flat system requires few building materials. Consequently, the purchase is usually cheaper than a sloping roof. Fewer construction materials can also lead to lower labor costs and disposal costs.

Due to the low incline, a flat roof gutter maintenance and cleaning system are easier to access. This means that the maintenance personnel of a building can perform certain tasks that would otherwise require the assistance of a roofing service.

The large horizontal surfaces are ideal for the placement of solar panels. In the angled versions, the solar panels absorb less energy due to the roof angle in relation to the changing position of the sun. As the solar panels lie almost horizontally on a flat surface, they absorb the maximum solar radiation.

Commercial roofing Baton Rouge, due to their horizontal contour and seamless lining, have better wind resistance than angle systems with tiles or panels. Over time, this resistance can lead to less money being spent on replacement and service calls to a roof repair company. A flat roof system can last more than a decade, depending on the composition.

Please contact B & H Construction for any of your roofing needs.