Duro-Last Roofing Systems have been installed on all types of commercial, industrial, and residential roofs all over the Chicago area. Over one-and-a-half billion square feet of Duro-Last membrane have been installed throughout North America. The Duro-Last System, which is a custom-fabricated, single-ply roofing system, is ideal for any flat or low-sloped application. It is extremely durable and can be installed by qualified contractors without disrupting building operations. The Duro-Last Roofing System is also watertight, highly reflective, resistant to chemicals, fire and high winds, and is virtually maintenance-free.
An excerpt from Duro-Last Roofing website:
Black Roofs vs. White Roofs
This information illustrates that there are many misconceptions when it comes to the benefits of black roofs vs. white roofs.
Q: I live in a northern tier climate, and have heard that any summertime energy savings I realize with a white roof will be offset by winter heat loss. Doesn’t a black roof help me save money on heating costs?
A: In the northern tier of the United States, one might think that a black roof would provide a winter heating benefit to building owners. However, there are several factors that make any potential heat gain relatively immaterial:
Contact SMART Roofing, Inc. of Chicago to discuss a new Duro-Last Roof on your commercial, industrial, or residential building.
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SMART Builders specializes in New Construction Custom Home Building and Remodeling in the Chicago Northwest Suburbs, Chicago North Shore, Illinois, Arlington Heights, Barrington, Burr Ridge, Glencoe, Glenview, Highland Park, Hinsdale, Inverness, Kenilworth, Lake Bluff, Lake Forest, Mount Prospect, Northbrook, Northfield, Park Ridge, Village of Golf, Wilmette, Winnetka, and throughout Chicago, Illinois.