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The roof panels are 6"...
I have a flat roof extension over a back room off my house. The roof panels are 6" foam aluminum panels that extend out about 25 feet. Each one is about four feet wide and we used 4 panels to cover the room. We have had a roofer in the past put a liquid coating over the seams on the roof to make sure the roof does not leak as we had some leaking in heavy rains. I have decided to buy the product and have a person apply the coating, but I am not sure the best product to use. I am considering the flex seal liquid to seal the roof but do not know what a roofing product available would be the best. Do you know of a product and what is the best way to apply it? Thank you for your help.
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Home Improvement Expert: Susan Latta, General Contractor replied 7 months ago
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Home Improvement Expert: Susan Latta, General Contractor replied 7 months ago

There are several options, but the best is to spray or apply silicone to the roof. Here is a page from Lowe's showing their silicone roofing products:

https://www.lowes.com/search?searchTerm=silicone+roofing

Any of those options would be good.

Another option would be to cover your roof with metal roofing and you could live worry free for many years to come.

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