What is a Torch Down?
Torch down roofing (also known as "torch on" roofing) gets its name from the fact that an open-flame propane torch is required for installation. Sheets of modified bitumen are rolled out onto the roof, and a roofing professional uses a hand-held propane torch to heat the material and glue it to the surface. Once the layers reach the right temperature, the seams are melted together to form a watertight seal.
The membrane layers of a torch down roof are made of bitumen, an asphalt mixture that has been treated with rubber or plastic. This form of roofing has the benefit of not melting or splitting as it stretches and shrinks. It can withstand the extremes of heat and cold that it will experience on the roof as the seasons change. Torch down roofing is available in two-layer and three-layer systems.
What are the benefits of a Torch Down?
• Prevents depreciation of the homes value
• Increases safety in roofing
• Minimizes risk of leaks and water damage
• Increases longevity of the home
Why choose us for a Torch Down?
1. Over 600 Torch Down Jobs Completed
We are nothing short of experience, our team have completed over 600 Torch Down jobs and have many more to come!
2. 30+ Years of Experience
For over the course 30 years, the team at Sunshine Builders have been Torching Down roofs at the highest level of quality!
3. Over 200 five star reviews
Our past customers couldn't be happier with our services, as shown with our 200+ five star reviews throughout multiple platforms such as Google, Yelp, Home Advisor, Angie, Houzz, BuildZoom, and Porch. Check us out below!
4. Financing Available
We at Sunshine Builders understand that not everyone has the complete funds for a Torch Down. So we build and offer the financing plan that is perfect for you!