Rubber Roofing in Leeds
Contrary to other flat roofing, no flames are used during the installation process. It is pretty much maintenance free once installed and it’s also ecological. Firestone rubber roofing is available in large, seamless sheets of up to 6m in width, meaning that almost all small household roofs can be covered in one piece.
Quality Firestone Rubber Roofing in Leeds
The product has been thoroughly tested and since 1980 and Firestone rubber roofs can be laid on almost any old roof provided the roof decking is sound and the pre-existing structure can hold the load of the new roofing system. If the roof should get damaged it can be very easily repaired by simply applying a piece of rubber flashing. Once installed by a qualified installer the roof has a 25 year guarantee.
Features of Firestone Rubber Roofs
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membranes offer extraordinary resistance to UV radiation which can often be a problem with flat roofing membranes. Also what stands it apart from many other cold application flat roofing products is that it can be applied in high or low temperatures – you can stand on the membrane immediately, so tiling crossing points or general finishing can be performed straightaway and often smaller roofs can be finished in 1 day.
We are able to install a new or replacement flat roof for you, there are plenty of benefits:
- Superior Durability and Longevity
- Easy and quick Installation
- High Flexibility
- Low Life – Cycle Cost
- Environmentally Friendly
- 50 Year Life Expectancy
Quality Rubber Roofing in Leeds
Firestone rubber has a life expectancy of up to 50 years. There are millions of roofs globally standing testament to the length of Firestone EPDM membrane’s tested performance. This isn’t a new product or system, so it literally has been tried and tested.
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membranes can be cut to order in large, seamless sheets of up to 6.10m in width. Most small home roofs can therefore be covered with one single sheet, without any seaming on site as all seams are factory formed.
Installation of Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membrane is quick and clean and needs no heat and so no hot works permit. It requires no flame, as the membrane is always fully adhered to the substrate using a cold applied mastic
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membranes need no real maintenance, once installed. Once the job is completed, you can rest assured without worrying about your flat roof. Rubber roofs are also recognized by surveyors as longer lasting, so a rubber roof can even add value to your home and make it easier to sell.
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM is an excellent method of recycling and when used as an overlay system, reduces landfill.
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membranes always remains highly flexible, even at low temperatures and after ageing. This means it can cope with all weather variations and be fitted all year long. The membrane has over 300% elasticity to accommodate for thermal and building movements.