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About Roof Paints

3-Part CSI specifications  

Roof Paints

Our finest, premium quality, 100% acrylic latex, heavy-duty, industrial strength, exterior paint contains the most effective combination of mold, mildew, fungus and bacteria inhibitors available. The active ingredients, proven in use around the world, are non-toxic, non-polluting, non-hazardous and non-soluble, providing an environmentally and user-friendly eggshell finish. Independent laboratory tests prove SOMAY "STERI-SHIELD" is superior to international brands costing almost 4 times our price, in providing resistance to surface contamination caused by mold, mildew and similar organisms. SOMAY STERI-SHIELD" is self-priming and can be applied directly to metal (DTM). The ideal paint for all properly prepared sloped roof surfaces, especially flat cement tiles, Spanish clay barrel tiles, metal standing seams, corrugated galvanized steel, aluminum, etc. Available in "Pure White" and "Terracotta". Over 45% Vol. Solids = 735 sq.ft./gal./mil DFT = only 3.5¢/sq.ft/mil DFT.
After years of testing and real world application by the Florida School Plant Management Association, SOMAY "STERI-SHIELD" Fungistatic Paint has been approved and certified by the FSPMA for use in schools throughout the State, under Specification MP-47.1, Mold and Mildew Proof Acrylic Paint, effective 10/3/2007

842 – SOMAY "ROOF MASTIC"®, Sealer & Protector "Hurricane Proof Your Roof" - "The New Roof in a Can" – "Sheds Water Like a Duck's Back®"
A premium quality 100% acrylic latex roof waterproofing coating system, which creates a flexible, breathing membrane that seals small holes and cracks to stop leaks on well drained roof surfaces such as flat tile, barrel tile, slate, roll roofing, tar paper, asphalt shingles, urethane foam and metal roofs; provides long-term protection from severe tropical climates, including ultraviolet rays from the sun, wind, rain, etc. Introduced by SOMAY more than three decades ago, hundreds of thousands of gallons have been used. In 1974 was granted South Florida Building Code Product Approval. Has performed with complete satisfaction for over 25 years when two (2) coats are applied at the recommended total of 40 mils dry film thickness. Easy to apply by the "Do-It-Yourself" handyman, or by professional applicators. Available in "White", which reflects 83% of the heat from the sun to help keep buildings much cooler, as well as in several popular roof colors including Terracotta, Spanish Tile (Red), Sun Beige (Tan) and Machinery Gray. If one desires, it can be top-coated with any Custom Color SOMAY 100% acrylic latex roof paint, so you can change the color of your roof.

Roofs protected with SOMAY "ROOF MASTIC" survived the 175 mph winds of Hurricane Andrew in 1992, while unprotected roofs peeled off. SOMAY has received similar reports from satisfied SOMAY "ROOF MASTIC" customers whose roofs withstood Hurricanes Floyd, Charlie, Ivan, Jeanne, Katrina, Rita and Wilma in Florida, the Bahamas and other Caribbean Islands, proving that SOMAY "ROOF MASTIC" can "Hurricane Proof Your Roof".

Over 51% Vol. Solids = 831 sq.ft./gal./mil DFT = 2.5¢/sq.ft./mil DFT. Apply a total of 40 mils for waterproofing. Use SOMAY Product No. 777, SOMAY "P S T", as the Prime Coat.

An unusually high quality, 100% acrylic latex, semi-gloss enamel roof paint especially formulated for sloped, properly prepared roof surfaces in tropical climates. Use on all roofs, such as concrete tiles, barrel tiles, poured concrete, wood shingles, corrugated galvanized steel, mobile home roofs, etc. Contains the maximum amount of mildewcide to resist mildew growth on the paint surface. Because of its harder, glossy enamel finish, this roof paint sheds dirt better and remains cleaner looking longer with normal rinsing by tropical rainstorms. Available in White and Terracotta. Over 28% Vol. Solids = 453 sq.ft./gal./mil DFT = only 4¢/sq.ft/mil DFT. [MSDS]

A premium quality flat roof paint especially formulated to withstand severe tropical climates when applied over practically any sloped, properly prepared roof surface. Contains the maximum amount of mildewcide to resist mildew growth on the paint surface. Has an estimated exterior roof exposure durability in tropical climates of 24 to 36 months. Our most popular roof paint for decades, during which thousands of gallons have been used with complete satisfaction. Available in White and Terracotta. Over 28% Vol. Solids = 459 sq.ft./gal./mil DFT = only 2¢/sq.ft/mil DFT.

This Roof at a Miami Church is Finished with SOMAY Roof Paint in Terracotta.

3-Part CSI specifications for Roof Paints

3-Part CSI specifications for Roof Paints
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Technical Information
Application Instructions, Material Safety Data Sheets, and Specifications, for:
  • Waterproofing Coatings
  • House & Wall Paints
  • Enamels
  • Roof Paints
  • Concrete & Floor Coatings
  • Primers & Undercoaters
  • Traffic Paint
  • Varnishes, Specialty Paints
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