Built up roofing has been in the United States for over 100 years. The built up roofing is consisted of tar and gravel and is generally composed of alternating bitumen layers that creates the finishing touches. BUR roofing adheres directly on top of the roof deck or insulation.
Since built up roofing is one of the oldest and durable systems, it provides extra protection and performance against Oklahoma weather conditions. Oklahoma weather conditions pertaining to the immense rainfall, heavy winds and tornadoes, having the built up roofing helps with the sustainability.
Certain coating techniques allows the roofing to reflect and reduce UV radiation. Thus, making the built up roofing an excellent choice to save on energy costs of heating and cooling.