Pros and Cons of Spray Polyurethane Foam

Do you know what Spray polyurethane foam means?

So here is the answer. Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF) is most popular because it is useful to keep your home warm in winter and similarly cold at summer. It is most effective and directly applied to the cracks and other surfaces which contribute to heat transfer. It is the easiest way to reconstruct your home in a most effective way.

In addition, for building and construction, polyurethanes are used to make a high-performance product that is strong as well as light weighted. Which can perform well and durable at the same time.

So, let’s see some Advantages and Disadvantages for Spray polyurethane foam.


Easy Installation

Spray polyurethane foam is really easy to install which can save your time and money. You just need to spray the SPF to install the same and your job is done.

Low Maintenance:

If you are taking proper care of SPF roofing then it will be long lasting and can low coast as well. All you need to check the same semiannually, most probably in the spring and again in the fall.

Further, if you found any maintenance. You just need to apply another layer over the existing one.

Easily Renewable:

Through SPF roofing you will not get any waste. In most the situation SPF applied over the minimum stripping of the original roof. Which eliminate the cost of replacing original roofing with a new one.

Most importantly, the material that is used for SPF is environmentally Friedly which cannot harm anyone’s health. Same have zero ozone depleting potential and also free from Chlorofluorocarbons.


Not All Installation is Perfect: 

The installation of SPF is a delicate process which needs to done correctly from the beginning. The technician needs to have correct knowledge of the product which they are using.

Further installation of SPF doesn’t need a large crew to install it, but it requires a high degree of technical knowledge to install it perfectly. Expert need to clear the examination to achieve ISO certification for working as an SPF expert.

Besides that, if SPF is not installed properly it can affect the lifespan of your roofing.

Limitation of Installation 

There is some limitation of SPF installation. For example, you cannot install SPF when there is ice, frost, surface moisture and visible dampness on the existing roof.

So, you must hire professionals to install SPF at your home. Contact Mark’s Commercial Roofing to grab the best deal with the best price. Further, you can call us at (270) 473 1514 if you have any query or want to book an appointment.