What is Thermoplastic Roofing?
TPO roofing is now the most preferred single-ply roofing membrane in the U.S., holding almost a 36.5% industry market share. TPO roofing provides some of the highest roof surface reflectivity to help cool the building, and it is also fully recyclable. Thermoplastic roofing gives you a long lasting system that decreases the need for costly roof restoration services or roof repairs down the line.
The Advantage of TPO Roofing Systems
Installation advantages include strong, heat-weldable seams, good fire resistance, and labor-saving eight, 10 and 12 foot wide TPO roofing sheets available in a variety of light, energy-saving colors. What’s more, roofing manufacturers committed to the TPO roofing market are focusing their considerable resources to add to or improve their existing lines of heat-weldable membranes.
TPO Roofing is used in high traffic areas, such as warehouses, commercial building such as school or offices, industrial buildings, large surface area buildings, and large retail stores. As far as buildings requirements, it can be installed on metal, wood or concrete deck.
Energy Efficient TPO Roofing
The Energy Star Rated TPO roofs is a white reflective single play membrane roof, it is great for the expansion of the summer sun and the contraction caused by winter cold. The TPO roofing system provides protection for your large warehouse and shopping centers. Since TPO is white, it naturally reflects the heat to keep your facility cooler. A properly installed TPO roof will provide two decades of service for your commercial property.
TPO roof systems are especially cost effective for large warehouses and helps keep temperatures down because of the reflective nature of the product. TPO roof systems are lightweight, and available in multiple colors suitable for all types of projects.