Roof coating, which includes white coating, is used as a shield and supportive element for roofs for commercial buildings, offices and homes. The major reasons for using white coating includes protecting the roof to help last longer and produce lower energy bills of reflective solar element. A white roof coating has a binder blend including pigments and additives.
Roof coatings are usually water based and are also known as latex coating in various kinds of polymers. It is also described as a liquid carrier. It is put in place within a thin coating. Roof coating is put on any type of roofing surface. It can be sprayed, rolled or brushed on metals, polyurethane, modified bitumen, asphalt and single-ply rubber roofs.
Once a roof coating is applied; maintenance and cleaning is essential. For determining when roof coating needs cleaning; it completely depends upon the type of coating used, type of roof and the weather. Roof cleaning could be done by the owner or by the expert professionals. It is entirely the owner’s choice and budget preference.