How to care for a flat roof in the Pacific Northwest

Water drainage on a flat roof

Flat roofs are a common choice for buildings in the Pacific Northwest, especially in urban areas. They are relatively easy to install and provide an additional outdoor living space. However, flat roofs require maintenance to ensure they last a long time. This blog post will review some tips for caring for a flat roof in the Pacific Northwest. Keep the roof clean One of the most important things you can do to care for a…

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Flat Roofs: What You Need To Know

Photo of flat roofs in a neighborhood

Owning a commercial property or a house with a flat roof involves a lot of considerations. Properly maintained flat roofs will outlive their value and improve the aesthetics of a building. Because a new roof is a significant financial investment, we wanted to address the most common questions about flat roofs. A FLAT ROOF IS NOT AS FLAT AS IT SEEMS Almost none of them are flat by design. Nearly all flat roofs include a…

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How Many Layers Does Your Flat Roof Have?

Seattle Flat Roof by EDCA Roofing

How many times has your flat roof been replaced or patched? When it comes to roofing repair or replacement, this can change the cost quite a bit. Many homeowners and building owners are often tempted to perform their own flat roof repairs. You’ve maybe even asked your handyman to help over the years. Knowing how to take core samples to determine the roof’s layers is best left to a professional. Most flat roofs have two…

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