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l.bro
flat roof

CAN YOU SHOW A VIDEO ON WHAT AND HOW TO INSPECT A FLAT ROOF AND
I ONCE HAD WATER ENTER THROUGH ROOF VENTS. CAN YOU SUGGEST HOW
THIS COULD HAVE BEEN PREVENTED.

THANK YOU VERY MUCH :eek:

Timothy Miller
Re: flat roof

Howdy, no video but can instruct how to inpsect. What type of roofing membrane and is the question the roofing or the framing?
If built up tar and gravel you first look for puddling if water sits on the roof longer then 24 hours the organic tar( asphalt) starts to break down. Then knowing the age of the roof helps to narrow down the search. average life is 20 to 25 years but this is greatly reduced any where that asphalt is exposed to sun light as the UV oxidizes the asphalt and it simply wears away. Hope this brief introduction helps. Also look for alligator cracking that is from age an wear and these separations can allow water leakage....

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