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Benefits of a Flat TPO Roof

Architectural engineering has evolved over the years and one aspect of architecture that has taken a sharp turn is roofing. There are dozens of innovations that have come through in terms of roofing but there are very few that come close to TPO flat roofs.


Benefits of TPO Roofing

TPO (Thermoplastic Polyolefin) roofs are a common feature in modern architecture. If you have come across buildings with white flat roofs, chances are they were TPO roofs. These amazing roofing techniques dozens of benefits some of which include


Durability

The main benefit of getting a TPO roof has to be the roof’s ability to withstand wear and tear. Durability is one quality that is essential in roofing and a TPO roof can authoritatively brag in this regard. The TPO flat roof can withstand everything thrown at it. Natural elements like algae, bacteria, and ultraviolet light (due to its reflective nature) will be some of the things you will not have to worry about. A TPO roof can withstand punctures, sizeable impact, and also tears due to the flexibility of the membrane. All these factors summed up easily make TPO the most durable roof available on the market.


Low Cost

From as little as $5.00 per sq. ft you can get yourself a TPO roof. The low prices are one of the main benefits and one of the main reasons why TPO roofing has been one of the most popular roofing options. Compared to other roofing options on the market, TPO is very cheap. This coupled up with the other benefits of TPO easily makes TPO one of the best roofing solutions if not the best.


Easy Installation

One thing that rives up roofing costs is the need for expert knowledge to undertake the task due to the complexity of the installation process. With TPO the story is quite different. The setup process is quite simple and although a certain level of expertise is required, we can assure you that it will not break your bank account. Due to the lightweight of the roofing material you are also less likely toned a lot of heavy machinery. TPO roofs are lightweight, have very few seams, and are flexible all these factors make the process cost and time effective.


Energy Efficiency

The biggest benefit that you are most likely going to get from TPO roofs is energy efficiency. TPO roofing is made of reflective material which means that the amount of light energy absorbed is very little. This means the interior of the building with a TPO roof will remain cool and quite comfortable. This is very important as it will help you cut HVAC costs during the summer. The TPO ranked quite high on the Cool Roof Rating Council rankings. Cost and energy efficiency gives the TPO roof an edge over most available roofing solutions.


TPO roofs have a cocktail of properties that will satisfy everyone and to add icing to the cake, TPO roofing is environmentally friendly. Call the experts at Wolfenburg Roofing to see if a TPO roof is right for your property today!