Rooftops are considered to be a high concentration point where all the heat is circulated accordingly to the construction of the rooftops. For example, if you have a flat roof made from concrete, the effect of heat absorption would be different as compared to the slanted roof made from panels. But no matter which object you have used for your roof construction, the heat dissipation will never be lower if proper insulate the roof in Pakistan. It is quite a necessity to properly insulate your roof in Pakistan and here in this article, we are going to explain in details.
Start with the roof measurement
Before doing anything else, first and foremost, we are required to properly measure the roof of your home or office. This is the most vital stage and every process which will go beyond is highly dependent on it. So, in order to measure your roof, we need to have a measurement tape or in other words inch tape, to measure the dimensions of rooftops. The most used measure values that are calculated during the measurement phase is square per inch and then multiply by the total number of the sections used around the roof. It is a good practice to always leave some breathing space for your roof, and purchase more insulation in order to leave no area unattended as possible.
Purchase insulation of your choice
It a completely separate topic to understand which is the better insulate the roof in Pakistan, as there are numerously available in the market. But no matter what insulation you are willing to go with implies with the same and general principle which is explained in this article. In the market and during your rate search, you firstly need to find the insulation material which is enough for your roof. It is not advised to have multiple insulations of different compound filling up your rooftop. During the singular type of any insulate the roof in Pakistan as heat is reduced and at the same time, proper compatibility is achieved in the process as well. Once you are all set with an adequate amount of insulation, go ahead and purchase it for your work.
Properly inspect the insulation after purchase
When we are working on any construction project, the item which we are directly dependent during our work is of great importance. For instance, the insulate the roof in Pakistan is a bundle and finding the correct price for the insulation material is important as well. But after the purchase is done, no matter how much you have bought, a thorough inspection is necessary for your insulation material. The basic need to have an inspection is to fulfill the criteria of whether the insulation material is in good shape and not damaged. In another manner, having a proper inspection also helps you to understand the required amount for insulation of your roof, so there are absolutely no issues for properly inspecting the insulation material after purchase.
Wear protective gear during insulation application
The hard part is over. What’s left is to apply your insulation into the rooftop. But since we are dealing with chemical materials, its always a good idea to make your face, and head covered properly. The main reason for this is the harmful substance during installation from the insulation agent, which might get you down health wise. On another aspect, the chemical used as an adhesive or to make the insulation properly attached to the surface is not safe to inhale accordingly. The only correct measure one might take in order to get himself out of the harm’s way is by using protective measures during the process of insulation installation.
Start with the corners
Insulation usually comes in square panels, which can be cut down to our intended shape and size based on our need. Indeed no roof in Earth can be similar, so there is the need to have some flexibility during the installation process of insulation material in Pakistan. For making things simpler for most of the people, its always a better idea to start the insulation process from the corners. The corners get left out a lot and if it does, it will ruin all the hard work for applying the insulation in the first place.
How much time does it take to insulate the roof in Pakistan?
After learning about the types of insulation material used in Pakistan, the next important question that comes into your mind besides the cost is how much time does it take to insulate the roof in Pakistan?
Through concise elements, we will explain to our readers the factors which decide the time taken to properly insulate the roof in Pakistan along with the cost of the total application as well.
Area of your roof
To insulate the roof in Pakistan the first thing you need to do is calculate the area of your roof. To let our readers understand, there’s a standard follow to calculate area, which is done in the form of per square meter (PSM).
Based on this value, we can calculate the rate of the insulation application along with the time used to insulate the roof in Pakistan.
In normal terms, for a 200 sq meter roof, it will take around 15-20 minutes to insulate the roof in Pakistan using PU spray foam insulation.
Type of insulation material
Another big factor that decides how much time is required to insulate the roof in Pakistan is the type of insulation material.
There is various insulation material available in the market, such as PU spray foam, PU sheets, aluminum foil membrane sheet, and thermopile sheet to name a few.
Using the sheet insulation material, the time required is way more when compared to PU foam spray insulation material, which takes less time in total.
Experience in application service
Besides the size of your roof and the type of insulation material used, another factor that defines the total time to insulate your roof in Pakistan is the experience of the application company.
The experience determines the effectiveness of applying the material over your roof without any trouble. If the company is a relatedly new one, it will take more time to apply to insulate your roof in Pakistan.
Hence, it’s only recommended to avail the services of the company who is more experienced to work in specific insulation material, such as PU foam spray insulation application.
Tools and utilities
The tools and experience using it is something through which we can understand the total time for carrying out work to insulate your roof in Pakistan.
Although the time has taken is marginal, but when there’s a large roof to cover, the time will add up to around hours only using tools and other utilities in place, such as arrange power for spray pump and other tools used for the work.
Properly insulate the roof in Pakistan is an art, which must be learned throughout. This is important to get accustomed within you are looking to do it on your own. If not, Lakhwa Chemical Services will help you out with all the technicalities involving in the insulation of roof in Karachi, that includes procurement, buying, installing and after service as well.