Painted profiled, steel roofing – paint damage


Paint damage from UV light exposure, temperature changes and atmospheric conditions. Cracking of paint occurs particularly on bends or folds. (Pre-painted roofing can be expected to last 15 years before the first major maintenance is required) 


  • if failure occurs within the product guarantee period, contact the manufacturer
  • if failure occurs outside the product guarantee period, remove loose and flaking paint by brushing with a stiff bristle brush (but not a steel brush). Thoroughly clean and re-paint according to roofing paint manufacturer’s instructions. The painting specifications may vary according to the type of coating