EPDM rubber membrane has become extremely popular within the domestic market in recent years. The simplicity of the product and installation process, coupled with a relatively low cost and a 20 year warranty are big plus points for consumers.
We are approved installers of this roofing system and have completed many installations.
EPDM membrane is a 100% cured single-ply roofing membrane made of a Ethylene-Propylene-Diene Terpolymer offering:
- Seamless sheets
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membranes are available in large, seamless sheets of waterproof membrane. The majority residential and in many instances commercial roofs can be covered with one single sheet without any joins.
- Low life-cycle cost
- This EPDM membrane are more or less maintenance free following initial installation. This feature, combined with the membrane's inherent durability and competitive installion cost, result in a very low lifecycle cost.
- Quick installation
For our trained professionals EPDM installation is a relatively quick process. It requires no flame as the membrane is always fully adhered to the substrate using a cold applied adhesive.
- High flexibility and elongation
EPDM membranes can be installed at low temperatures, enabling installation throughout the year. The membrane can also elongate over 300% to accommodate building movements and cyclic action.
- Environmentally friendly
EPDM is an inert material with limited environmental impact, both during manufacture and installation compared to other roofing membranes.