DIY EPDM Roof Restoration

Lexis Coatings helped the owner save over $100,000 in replacement costs by providing on-site roof restoration training and technical assistance to their in-house maintenance crew.

Products Used

EPDM Adds 10 More Years with Silicone Roof Coating

Owner avoids $100,000 in roof replacement costs.

This project started back in 2013 when maintenance budgets were still tight. After a few calls to local roofers, the owner quickly determined that roof replacement was not an option and a roof coating application seemed like a viable alternative.


He already had an in-house maintenance crew so why not restore the roof on their own?

Badly Deteriorated Carlisle EPDM Roof

Decades of exposure to the sun have left this EPDM roof badly weathered. It was worn down all the way to the scrim and is leaking like a sieve.

Lexis Coatings helped the owner save over $100,000 in replacement costs by providing on-site roof restoration training and technical assistance to their in-house maintenance crew.


Products

EnergyGuard Aromatic Polyurethane

Solvent-based, silver polyurethane roof coating with 300% elongation and 70% solids. Base coat and primer in one for flat roofs.

EnergyGuard Silicone Roof Coating

Solvent-based, silicone roof coating with 267% elongation and 69% solids. Stands up to permanent ponding water conditions.