Reroof or What?

June 9, 2010
June 2010 Issue 99

Reroof or What?

The first choice in roofing is usually repair, based on its relatively low cost. At what point, however, is such a measure uneconomical? Once it has been decided that a particular roof is beyond repair, then re-cover, retrofit, and replacement options arise.

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Roof Replacement: New Ways to Pay
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Mastics, Coatings, Adhesives for Roof Repairs
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