RMI WANTS YOU TO UNDERSTAND WHAT A PRODUCT'S FUNCTION AND INTENT IS IN ORDER TO MAKE THE CORRECT MATERIAL SELECTION & SERVICES YOUR PROJECT
Fluid Applied Roof Membrane?
Liquid Applied Roof Coating?
Two completely separate terms and definitions often confuse project participants
Fluid Applied Roof Membrane: Its purpose is to provide a low Permeance (Non breathable) water tight / waterproof foundation barrier application of the roof system. Depending on the product composition it can be used as both foundation and surface application.
Liquid Applied Roof Coating:A coating whose purpose is to provide a sacrificial wear surface over a roof system. Typicallya higher Permeance (>1 perms) (Breathable). Depending on individual product composition it can be used at higher rates of application as both foundation and surface application to achieve a Permeance of (<1 perm).