Using EPDM for a domestic flat roof is a fantastic idea and one growing in popularity across the U.K. In the U.S.A rubber roofing has been used for flat roofs at home more extensively than in the U.K but that is changing. Roofing experts with experience in rubber roofing for commercial premises are offering the benefits of rubber roofing to the U.K domestic market. Stewart and Sons are a leader in rubber roofing in Liverpool and Merseyside, we were one of the first to work with EPDM roofing for Liverpool’s commercial warehouses and we’re of the first to install flat rubber roofs in homes across Liverpool.
What is rubber roofing?
A rubber roof is an EPDM roof. Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer (EPDM) is a synthetic polymer designed to be set for use in roofing and because of it’s high elasticity will recapture it’s shape after stretching. EPDM is the preferred roofing for thousands of the worlds factories, roofing installed in the 80s can still be found today protecting McClaren, Nike, CocaCola plants around the world.
Characteristics that contribute to EPDM’s overall system performance include:
- Cyclical membrane fatigue resistance
- Proven hail resistance High resistance to ozone, weathering and abrasion
- Flexibility in low temperatures
- Thermal shock durability
- Ultraviolet radiation resistance
Our EPDM (rubber) flat roofing services
We’ve worked with EPDM roofing for years, we started with large commercial roofing installations delivering industrial scale projects for blue chip clients. We’ve built on that experience & now offer highly effective roofing solutions to our customers across Liverpool. Choosing the ideal EPDM solution for your roof usually takes a little help from the experts. Our extensive experience with EPDM is available to all of our customers to ensure we get the best results from our flat roof at the end of the project. What ever your flat roofing requirement we’ll be able to help. We install and repair EPDM flat roofing in Liverpool including Knowsley, Crosby, Speak & the surrounding area.
Why choose an EPDM Rubber flat roof for your home?
An EPDM roof system can be deployed in a variety of ways so as to be ideal for each customer’s needs. It’s highly versatile and choices of thickness & composition can change how your EPDM roof captures or reflects sunlight or handles heavy rainfall or debris. It can be installed over existing roof coverings, lowering installation costs & reducing the need to scrap the old roof.
- 40 years or more life expectancy
- Extremely durable & hardwearing
- Virtually maintenance free
- Eco friendly & great value
- Works well in all climates
- Easy to repair
- Protected by long-life warranties