Choosing the best coating for a particular roofing environment depends on a variety of factors such as roof type, age, weather conditions, environmental concerns, aesthetics, etc. Below, we take an in-depth look at some of the key strengths and weaknesses of today’s most common types of coating.


Acrylic roof coatings are among the most durable and inexpensive elastomeric coatings in the industry. Comprised of high solids emulsion polymers and potent biocides, these highly reflective coatings are ideally suited for extreme UV climates and provide superior resistance to mildew and dirt accumulation.