Painting Exterior roof

Keeping your roof tip top is not always easy, so we look at eight different substrate areas and how to fix them, always remember with the UV we experience it is always advisable to maintain your roof on a yearly basis.

 

New Metal Roof:  Degrease the surface with a scouring pad and Galvanised Iron Cleaner. Rinse with clean water and leave to dry. Apply one coat Panache Anti-corrosive metal primer, followed by two coats Panache Roof Acrylic.

 

New Cement / Clay / Fibre Cement Tiles:  Clean Roof tiles with a high-pressure cleaner. Leave to dry. Once dry, apply one coat Panache Acrylic bonding sealer. Leave to dry and apply two coats Panache Roof acrylic.

 

Previously Painted and Sound:  Metal Roof – Scrub surface with scouring pad and sugar soap solution. Rinse with clean water and once dry apply two coats Panache Roof acrylic. Do note any bare rusted areas should be spot primed with Panache Anti-corrosive metal primer before applying two coats Panache Roof Acrylic.

 

Flacking Metal Roof:  Remove all paint from surface. Use paint stripper on areas that is still adhering. Scrub surface with scouring pad and Galvanised iron cleaner. Rinse with clean water and apply two coats Panache Anti-corrosive metal primer. When dry apply two Coats Panache Roof Acrylic.

 

Flacking Cement / Clay / Fibre Cement Roof tiles:  Remove all loose and flaking paint with high pressure cleaner. Once surface is dry apply one coat Panache acrylic bonding sealer. Leave to dry for 24 hours. Apply two top coats of Panache Roof acrylic.

 

Mould:  Cement / clay/ fibre cement tiles – Remove all mould with a mould buster solution and rinse with pressure washer. Once surface is dry apply one coat Panache acrylic bonding sealer, allow to dry for 24 hours.  Apply two coats Panache Roof acrylic.

 

Chalking: Metal – Sand surface with scouring pad and sugar soap solution. Rinse surface with clean water, when dry apply one coat Panache bonding liquid, Overcoat with two coats Panache Roof acrylic after 18 hours, do not leave bonding liquid longer to dry then 18 hours as surface will become glossy.

Cement / clay / fibre cement tiles – Sand surface with scouring pad and sugar soap solution. Rinse surface with clean water, when dry apply one coat Panache bonding liquid. Overcoat with two coats Panache Roof acrylic after 18 hours, do not leave bonding liquid longer to dry then 18 hours as surface will become glossy.

 

White / Red Rust:  Scrub surface with scouring pad and galvanised iron cleaner. Rinse with clean water. Apply Two coats Panache anti-corrosive metal primer. Then apply two coats Panache Roof Acrylic.

 

Happy Painting!