Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Elmer's Roofing Service talks roof coatings on BBB Straight Talk

Elmer Dowling of Elmer's Roofing Service in Hortonville, Wisconsin discusses white reflective elastomeric roof coatings on BBB Straight Talk. Elmer can be reached at (920) 841-2314 or via email at You can find Elmer's Roofing on Facebook at

The discussion included the following topics:
  • About Elmer's Roofing
  • What are roof coatings?
  • How long have roof coatings been around, and why were they developed?
  • What kind of a roofs are coatings best suited for?
  • Can you coat asphalt shingles?
  • How long do roof coatings last?
  • Commercial and residential roofing
  • No tear-off required with roof coatings
  • How do you install coatings around roof penetrations?
  • Advantages and benefits of roof coatings
  • Roof coatings are generally white
  • Are there advantages of a black roof during winter?
  • Can you install roof coatings on new construction?
  • You can install coatings on flat and sloped roofs
  • How long does it take to install roof coatings?
  • How big of a crew do you need to install roof coatings?
  • Homeowner considerations and questions to ask a roofing contractor
  • How and why did Elmer's Roofing begin focusing on roof coatings?
  • Hiring a trained, certified installer vs. DIY
  • Free estimates and roof evaluations
  • Elmer's Roofing service area
  • The future of embracing and mandating cool roofs

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