Many of our clients ask us “How do I stop my roof from leaking water?”. Keep reading, as well have all the answers.
If the initial roof waterproofing application is not up to par it can lead to major roof leaks, cracks, mould issues, structural defects, and ultimately total roof replacements.
One of the best and most cost effective ways to stop your roof from leaking water is to apply a liquid rubber waterproofing solution to your roof. RubberRoofs™ Liquid Rubber Paint™ seal your roof stopping any leaks that may be present.
RubberRoofs™ RubberTech™ liquid rubber paint is expertly formulated to withstand South African weather conditions. RubberRoofs™ applicators exclusively apply RubberTech™ developed, patented, and manufactured liquid rubber paint waterproofing products. Our proprietary products are developed to be class-leading, environmentally friendly and are backed by a 10-year warranty. RubberRoofs™ waterproofing projects are carried out by our highly trained applicators, who are known for their quality workmanship and attention to detail. This guarantees that the job is done right the first time, ensuring the highest standard of service and waterproofing application and the best long-term results. Our expert waterproofing solution gives your roof an entirely new lease on life.
Whether you are starting construction on a new home, property, commercial or industrial project, doing a patch repair job, sealing a large surface of your roof, or renovating an existing property, RubberRoofs™ Liquid rubber paint™ is meticulously engineered to seal a range of roofing surfaces and can be applied to concrete, stone, metal, bitumen, EPDM, wood, PVC, metals, and zinc. Our liquid rubber fully adheres to the substrate, whatever the material, sealing it and keeping corrosive elements away.
At RubberRoofs™, all roof waterproofing applications, services, and projects are done in-house without any unnecessary outsourcing. This gives RubberRoofs™ the ultimate competitive edge over competitors and customers the utmost peace of mind knowing that they are front and centre and our top priority from start to finish.
RubberRoofs™ RubberTech™ Liquid Rubber Preparation & Application Process
Before RubberRoofs™ apply their RubberTech™ liquid rubber paint products to waterproof your roof and prevent / stop your roof from leaking water, thorough preparation needs to take place. The preparation process includes high pressure washing, securing old nails, the application of RubberTech™ premium membrane as well as RubberTech™ Clear Prep on joints, overlaps, edges, and parapets. This preparation is brush applied over the critical areas for ex joints, screw caps, parapets. After the preparation process is completed the roof structure is now ready for the 2 coat application of RubberTech™ liquid rubber paint sealant that is applied via airless spray gun to make sure it receives an exceptional finished look.
If required, all pre-existing waterproofing applications ie. torch-on or failed membranes will be removed. During the crucial preparation stage RubberRoofs™ will apply their RubberTech™ Rostech™ rust converter, especially if rust is a factor. RubberRoofs™ highly skilled and experienced applicators will further sanitize your roof with premium Algentech™ algae/moss remover as well as Algentech™ XEwhich is added to RubberTech™ liquid rubber paint to help prohibit future algae and moss growth.
What makes RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber a superior roof sealant to waterproof your roof?
To stop your roof from leaking water you need to waterproof your roof with a superior roof sealant and waterproofing product that boasts premium product features and proven long-term results. From top-of-the-line leak protection to various safety advantages, RubberRoofs™ Liquid Rubber Paint™ offers remarkable benefits and exceptional product features.
- Waterproof, vapour tight & non-permeable
RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber is hydrophobic and vapour tight. The second it is applied to a surface; the surface becomes entirely waterproof. Liquid rubber also boasts an impermeable membrane and an extremely low vapour transmission rate.
RubberRoofs™ apply proprietary RubberTech™ liquid rubber paint that is expertly formulated to bond with roofing substrates. The rubber coating creates an impermeable barrier between the substrate and the environment, completely sealing the substrate and preventing any moisture from getting through the membrane.
- Highly adhesive & superior leak protection
As the rubber is applied in liquid form, it is able to penetrate and seal tiny cracks and crevices that other waterproofing sealants aren’t able to reach. RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber is highly adhesive and adheres to the substrate regardless of the material, effectively sealing it and keeping all corrosive elements away and preventing any moisture from seeping through.
- Weather & chemical resistant
RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber paint™ is resistant to corrosive chemicals such as alkalis, acids, and solvents, both liquids and gases. Liquid rubber protects substrates from corrosive environments like factories, plants, and chemicals in tanks. It is heat resistant, waterproof, salt resistant, and UV stable, making it robust and long lasting.
- High durability & strength
RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber paint™ is highly durable. When applied by a skilled and experienced waterproofing specialist it is done evenly and seamlessly. This ensures that there are no ‘gaps’ that allow UV rays, water, and more to penetrate your roof and damage it over time. Liquid rubber is also non-permeable. This prevents contaminants like dirt, oils, leaves, twigs, and snow from filtering into the liquid rubber, eroding it and leaving your roof vulnerable.
- Flexibility & elasticity
RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber paint™ is flexible with an elongation capability of up to 900%. It is able to flex and stretch with the substrate through both heating and cooling. RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber paint is able to guard against extreme temperature fluctuations, ranging anywhere from -40°C to 160°C without damaging,
- UV Stable
RubberRoofs™ Liquid rubber paint™ remains flexible for longer compared to other waterproofing products. It does not embrittle, chalk, or lose strength as a result of UV exposure.
- Optimal safety & Fire resistant
South Africa has two primary fire seasons according to its rainfall patterns, the dry summer months in the Western Cape, and the dry winter months in the rest of the country. If you live in an area that is prone to fires or if you are hit by a sudden electrical storm, RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber paint™ will ensure your roof is protected while you wait for help to arrive.
- Rust-resistant properties
RubberRoofs™ Liquid Rubber paint™ contains rust-resistant and anti-corrosion properties. During the crucial preparation stage of metal roofs, RubberRoofs™ Rostech™ Rust Converter is applied if rust is a factor. This prevents any rust or corrosion from taking place.
- Easy application & Lightweight
RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber paint™ allows for a quick and easy application process. Liquid rubber paint works fast and dries within 2-3 hours depending on the size of your roof and weather conditions.
RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber is incredibly lightweight, this means that the waterproofing protection won’t weigh down your roof and cause your home or property’s foundation to shift.
- Environmentally friendly & Energy Efficient
RubberRoofs™ is committed to the environment and promotes conscious environmentally friendly production and sustainability. All RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber paint products are water based, low VOC and Lead-Free, and pose no harm to humans or nature.
Liquid rubber’s enhanced energy efficiency brings about a range of benefits. The liquid rubber sealant is able to reflect the light and heat of the sun away from your roof, especially if you choose a lighter color of liquid rubber paint. This aids in keeping the temperature consistent. It is also able to retain heat during winter or colder temperatures. Another major advantage of liquid rubber paints energy efficiency is that you will end up saving a great deal on utility bills.
Rubber is completely recyclable, and it requires substantially less energy to produce compared to other kinds of roofing materials. This offers ample peace of mind that when the time comes that you need to waterproof your roof, you can do so knowing that it won’t add to the destruction of the environment. Instead it can be repurposed into something new. If you’re a passionate eco-conscious consumer, RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber paint™ is absolutely worth the investment.
Click here to request a FREE online quote from RubberRoofs™. A RubberRoofs™ representative will gladly provide you with an obligation-free quotation. Alternatively, contact RubberRoofs™ on 087 655 1604 to find out more or to request a quote from one of our experienced and highly skilled waterproofing experts. You can also visit the RubberRoofs™ website for everything you need to know.
Top reasons to waterproof your roof with RubberTech™ Liquid Rubber Paint™
- Extend the lifespan of your roof
- Save money on future roof repairs
- Enhanced roof performance / Superior durability & leak protection
- Low maintenance
- Easy installation
- Energy efficiency & eco-friendly
- Increase the value of your residential, commercial, and/or industrial property
- Safeguard your property
Why you should choose RubberRoofs™ to waterproof your roof
RubberRoofs™ is the trusted name in waterproofing™. When waterproofing your roof, it is vital to choose the roof sealant that will provide you with the highest quality, long-term results – And that’s exactly what RubberRoofs™ aim to do! While some waterproofing products seal off small and isolated leaks, RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber paint creates virtually impenetrable barriers against water (rain), sun, and other outside factors over your entire roof.
While many waterproofing coating products fail or are plagued with application issues, RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber paint endures as one of the most reliable and versatile roof sealants and waterproofing agents on the market. Boasting top-of-the-line leak protection, superior quality, and easy and seamless application, RubberRoofs™ liquid rubber paint is unparalleled.