Flat Roof Replacement & Repair Tips

Home » News » Flat Roof Replacement & Repair Tips

Rubberseal Rubber Roof Replacement & Repair Tips

Owners of traditional flat roofs on their property whether domestic or commercial know all too well about the short lifespan of felt roofing!

Sooner or later the felt begins to crack and fail. This leads to rain getting in and can cause expensive interior damage if it isn’t tackled quickly.

Rubberseal Have The Answer!

Firestone EPDM is a one-piece rubber membrane that can cover most domestic or commercial flat roofs without the need for joins in the material. Whether it’s a commercial property, or a domestic building ie porch, extension, garage or dormer Firestone Rubbergard or Rubbercover will provide the solution that will last and last.

A Roof that is built to last

Felt roofs have always been notorious for leaks. Firestone EPDM is widely recognised as one of the best modern roofing systems available today. Our approach has always been to sell ONLY GENUINE FIRESTONE products at competitive prices for our clients. With Firestone, Rubberseal have a product that has over 1 billion square meters installed worldwide in extreme conditions from Alaska to Dubai. In independent tests, Firestone EPDM was found to last in excess of 50 years under European climate conditions.


EPDM Rubberseal Rubber Roofing
EPDM Rubberseal Rubber Roofing – House Roof

It’s well known that flat roofing industry professionals have been looking for a sustainable alternative to outdated felt roofs which crack, split and fail on a fairly regular basis.

Why Choose Firestone EPDM for your flat roof?

Firestone EPDM is fast-becoming the industry’s ‘go-to’ flat roof material, due to its incredible reputation for 100% waterproofing and its expected lifespan of more than 50 years!

Firestone RubberCover
Firestone RubberCover

“Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer” (better known as EPDM)  is manufactured in the US by Firestone (Tyre and Rubber Manufacturers) The Firestone Tire and Rubber Company is an American tire company founded by Harvey Samuel Firestone in 1900 to supply pneumatic tires for wagons, buggies, and other forms of wheeled transportation common in the era. Firestone soon saw the huge potential for marketing tyres for motor sector.

Firestone diversified into many various industries but one of those was building supplies. Thankfully to produce this high-quality rubber roofing membrane. Which is a type of synthetic rubber, an elastomer, characterised by a wide range of applications. The M refers to its classification in ASTM standard D-1418; the M class includes rubbers having a saturated chain of a polymethylene type.

Rubberseal EPDM Rubber Roofing House Roof
Rubberseal EPDM Rubber Roofing – House Roof

EPDM is a one ply and one-piece rubber roofing membrane with added carbon black that converts UV rays into heat, which creates this super-flexible and lightweight, flat roofing membrane, which offers unrivalled UV resistance and shelf life longevity.

EPDM is well known within the industry for being the leading flat rubber roof material for the future.

It has a low impact on the environment due to its passive properties, expected lifespan and limited impact during the manufacturing process.

Firestone EPDM membranes are available in several grades of membrane.

  • Standard Grade – 1.14mm (weight 1.4kg per m2)
  • Heavy-Duty Premium Grade – 1.52mm thickness (weight 1.8kg per m2)
  • F/R – Fire Rated to meet current building regulations
  • Max – Reinforced membrane for the toughest applications

It also has a low life-cycle cost due to Firestone EPDM rubber roofing requiring very little to no maintenance when installed correctly.

For further information contact Rubberseal today on 0845 388 5281 or contact us here

Feeling social? Don’t forget to Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.

We look forward to hearing from you!

48 thoughts on “Flat Roof Replacement & Repair Tips”

  1. Pingback: Flat Roof Repair Tips For Owners of Flat Roofs (Domestic or Commercial) – parthatex

  2. Pingback: Jordan Raynott (jordnott) | Pearltrees

  3. Pingback: Flat Roof Repair Tips For Owners of Flat Roofs (Domestic or Commercial) – women's fitness magazine

  4. Pingback: Flat Roof Repair Tips For Owners of Flat Roofs (Domestic or Commercial) – Home fitness workouts for men

  5. Pingback: Flat Roof Repair Tips For Owners of Flat Roofs (Domestic or Commercial) – spsmarketingservices

  6. Pingback: Flat Roof Repair Tips For Owners of Flat Roofs (Domestic or Commercial) | Pixydoxy's Blog

  7. Pingback: Flat Roof Repair Tips For Owners of Flat Roofs (Domestic or Commercial) – eventplannercomsite

  8. Pingback: Flat Roof Repair Tips For Owners of Flat Roofs (Domestic or Commercial) | Site Title

  9. Pretfty nice post. I just stumbled upon your blog and wanted to
    say that I’ve really enjoyed surfing around your bog posts.
    After alll I’ll be subscribing to your rss feed and I hope
    you write again very soon!

  10. First of all I want to say awesome blog! I had a quick question which
    I’d like tto ask if you do nnot mind. I was interested to knw
    hhow you center yourself and cclear your thoughts
    prior too writing. I’ve haad a difficult time cleaaring my mind in getting my ideas ouut there.
    I truly do enjoy writing but it just seems like the first 10 to 15 minutes aare generally
    lost simply just trying to figure out how to begin. Any ideas or tips?

  11. Pingback: Google

  12. magnificent post, very informative. I wonder why the other
    specialists of this sector do not notice this.
    You mut proceed your writing. I am sure, you’ve a huge readers’
    base already!

  13. Hi there! I’m at work browsing your blog from my
    new iphone! Just wanted to say I love reading your blog and
    look forward to all your posts! Carry on the
    excellent work!

  14. Thanks for one’s marvelous posting! I genuinely enjoyed reading it, you might be a great author.I will always bookmark your blog and may come back in the
    foreseeable future. I want to encourage you to definitely continue your great posts,
    have a nice holiday weekend!

  15. I will right away take hold of your rss as I can not to find your e-mail subscription hyperlink or e-newsletter service.
    Do you have any? Kindly permit me recognize in order that I
    may subscribe. Thanks.

  16. Hey I aam so delighted I found your blog page,
    I really found you by accident, while I was loiking on Digg for something else, Anyhow I am here now and would just like
    to say kudos for a fantastic pkst aand a
    all round interesting blog (I also love the theme/design),
    I don’t have time to read it all at the minute but I have bookmarked it and
    also added inn your RSS feeds, so when I have time I will be back
    to read much more, Please do keep up the great work.

  17. Hi there! This poswt couldn’t be written any better!
    Lookming at this article reminds me of my previous
    roommate! He constantly kept preaching about this.
    I am going to forward this information to him. Fairly certain he’s going to have a
    very good read. Thank you for sharing!

  18. Howdy very cool web site!! Guy .. Excellent ..
    Wonderful .. I’ll bookmark your website and take the feeds
    also? I’m glad to find so many helpful info right here within the post, we want
    develop more strategies on this regard, thank you for sharing.
    . . . . .

  19. This design is spectacular! You obviously know how to keep a
    reader entertained. Between your wit and your videos, I was
    almost moved to start my own blog (well, almost…HaHa!) Excellent job.

    I really loved what you had to say, and more than that, how you presented it.
    Too cool!

  20. Pingback: 6-trimethyl-4-nonene?

  21. Pingback: aluminium front doors cape town

  22. Hey! This post couldn’t be written any better! Reading this post reminds me of my previous room mate!

    He always kept talking about this. I will forward this article to him.
    Pretty sure he will have a good read. Many thanks for sharing!

  23. You could certainly see your enthusiasm in the work you
    write. The arena hopes for more passionate writers such as you who aren’t afraid to say how they believe.

    All the time go after your heart.

  24. Pingback: Google

  25. Pingback: professional IT staffing services orlando

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *