Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Roofing/Siding

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 05-11-2010, 12:46 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 1
Rewards Points: 10
Default

EPDM Roof Patch


I recently got a roof patch to fix a leak. After a few rain storms we discovered that the roof was still leaking. We eventually got another roofing contractor to check it out. He has alot more experience in the business than the one that did the patch. When he pulled up the patch to replace the whole roof, he saw that the old damaged section of the original roof was still there, and soaking wet. He told us that to properly do a patch, the original damaged part needs to be removed, especially if it is soaked. Is this the case? Did the patch get installed correctly?


Last edited by antelope420; 05-11-2010 at 12:47 PM. Reason: Misspelling in title
antelope420 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-11-2010, 09:20 PM   #2
Commercial Roofing
 
AaronB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Illinois
Posts: 927
Rewards Points: 500
Default

EPDM Roof Patch


To accurately answer this, we would need to know how it was repaired. If it was soaking wet, then it most likely wasn't done correctly, but that happens a lot with under-qualified personnel.

__________________
www.roseroofing.net/ Free inspection within 12 miles
Seamless Polyurea Roofing Membranes for Metal Roofing, Roof Leak Repair, Seamless Commercial Spray Foam Insulation, Seamless Commercial Roofing, SPF Roofing, Industrial Insulation, Our trucks are red but our roofing is GREEN!
AaronB is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
EPDM Roof Plans stubits Roofing/Siding 44 05-01-2010 12:06 AM
Bad driveway patch and seal work fastfan Landscaping & Lawn Care 1 09-09-2009 09:14 PM
EPDM roofing questions zantar Roofing/Siding 4 05-03-2009 08:10 PM
Blending ceiling patch with existing sheet-rock (slight texture) gmhut Painting 3 07-29-2008 12:16 PM
Floor patch HomeDepot23 Flooring 2 07-24-2008 07:03 AM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.