What is an EPDM roof system?

What is an EPDM Roof System

EPDM rubber is a type of synthetic rubber, which can be used for a wide range of applications.

The main key benefits to EPDM roofs are its outstanding heat, ozone and weather resistance. It has excellent electrical insulating properties and good resistance to acids, alkaline and ketones.

Uses

Due to its amazing sealant properties one of the best uses for EPDM is roofing systems.

All our EPDM roofs have a proven track record and life expectancy of up to 50 years and have a variety of uses, including garage roofs, shed roofs, dormer roof, extensions, gutter linings, outbuildings and roof gardens to name a few.

The three main EPDM roofs we offer are a one piece membrane, which is the easiest system to install, a self adhesive membrane, which is perfect for more complicated flat roofs and shed cover membrane which is our most cost effective system available.

Is EPDM roof right for you?

As no specific maintenance is required for EPDM roof, it makes it a fantastic solution for competent DIY enthusiasts or tradesman, we recommend a yearly inspection of the roof to ensure it is tear free and watertight.

The membrane can be easily repaired with our repair kits making it a simple and painless process to fix.
As EPDM is not affected by extreme temperature the membrane will not crack, peel or split. Whether it’s a restoration, re-cover or a complete installation, Rubber4Roofs will help you! Call us today for enquiries and quotes!

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