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How Much Does it Cost to Coat a Roof in Mobile?

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Roof Coating can increase the value of your home by $322

Regardless of what durable material you use in your roofing system, it is an impossible feat to make a roof last a lifetime. With the passing of time, it will eventually be damaged and will wear off. However, there are a number of methods that you can use to keep its lifespan a bit longer. One way is by applying a roof coating in Mobile. Even though roof coating in Mobile is not a permanent solution to keep your roof last forever and it will not make your roof invincible from damage, it is guaranteed to extend the life of your roofing system. Aside from prolonging the life of a roofing system, applying Mobile roof coating can also help in reducing energy consumption. Most roof coatings are created to have reflective and emissive properties, thus lessening the load on the HVAC unit of your home. They can also contribute to saving costs in roof replacement and repair. Coating acts as a shield that can protect roofing systems from exposure to extreme weather conditions and harmful elements. Lastly, a roof coating in Mobile can help enhance the appearance of a roof. Roof coatings are formulated to contain Kynar pigments that can make your roof look newer.

Fair price breakdown

Several variables can affect the cost of applying Mobile roof coating on your roof. Number one is the type of coating that you will use. There are various coatings available in the market today, each with different purposes and prices. Nevertheless, regardless of the price, a roof coating can help save costs based on their use. For example, a light reflective coating can assist in reducing the cost of cooling. Water resistant coatings can contribute to keeping the cost of repairing damages brought about by moisture and water leaks. There are also coatings available that can help prevent fire and corrosion.

Estimated final cost for roof coating

Item Quantity Fair Price
Exterior Trim Labor 7.7 Hours $322.20
Exterior Trim Job Materials and Supplies 200 Feet $36.96
Exterior Trim Equipment Allowance $117.50
Totals - Cost to Paint House Trim - 211 Feet $476.67
Average Cost Per Linear Foot $2.39

Find the Best Costs on Roof Coating - Mobile, 36602

The slope of the roof can also have an impact on your roof coating in Mobile. Typically, roof coatings are applied on flat surfaced roofs, but, if your roof has slopes and you still want to implement it, you will need to pay more. It may also require more coating solutions and sometimes extra fees are incurred for the pitched roof because they are quite dangerous and challenging. You also have to take into consideration the condition of your roof. Roof coating in Mobile is not applicable on damaged roofs so you will have to pay an additional labor fee for any repair or cleaning that must be made before applying the solution.

Mobile County Roof Coating FAQ

There are four major roof coating solutions that you can choose from namely asphalt emulsions, acrylic roof coatings, solvent-based asphalt coatings, and solvent-based silicone coatings. Among the four, the solvent-based silicone coating is considered to be the best. Silicone coatings are made from natural materials and are biodegradable. They can be applied on roofing systems in many ways including spraying and rolling. It can resist ponding of water for longer periods of time and it can stick to mostly any substrate without the need for primer.

A silicone coating can last up to 50 years or more even against excessive ponding of water. They are typically resistant to UV rays, water, solvents and are elastomeric. These properties also make silicone coating stand out from other available coatings.

Generally, almost all types of roofs can be coated. This includes metal, polyurethane, single-ply, asphalt, BUR roofing systems and much more. Ballasted and gravel surfaced membranes are not advisable to be coated without special treatments.

Last Updated: May 31, 2018

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    A-1 Roofing & Construction

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