The product has been thoroughly tested since 1980 and Firestone rubber roofs can be set on almost any old roof provided the roof decking is sound and the current structure can carry the load of the new roofing system. Firestone rubber roofing is available in large, seamless sheets of up to 6m in width, meaning the majority of small domestic roofs can be covered in one piece.
When it comes to rubber roofing in Sheffield, we are ready and able to install a new or replacement flat roof for you;
here’s a brief summary of the many benefits you will enjoy:
- Outstanding Durability and Longevity
- Fast and simple Installation
- High Flexibility
- Low Life – Cycle Cost
- Environmentally Friendly
- 50 Year Life Expectancy
If the roof should get damaged it can be very easily repaired by simply applying a piece of rubber flashing. Once installed by a skilled installer the roof has a 25 year guarantee. Compared with other kinds of flat roofing, no flames are used during the installation process. It’s nearly maintenance free once installed and it’s also environmentally friendly.
Features of Firestone Rubber Roofs
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membranes offer unbelievable resistance to UV radiation which can often be an issue with flat roofing membranes. Also what holds it apart from all kinds of 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 executed straight away and often smaller roofs can be finished in one day.
Firestone rubber has a life expectancy of up to 50 years. There are millions of roofs across the world 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 is an effective method of recycling and when used as an overlay system, will save on landfill.
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membranes can be cut to order in large, seamless sheets of up to 6.10m in width. Most small household roofs can therefore be covered with one single sheet, without any seaming on site as all seams are factory formed.
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membranes need no real maintenance, once installed. Once the job is complete, 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 property and make it easier to sell.
Installation of Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membrane is quick and clean and requires no heat and therefore no hot works permit. It requires no flame, as the membrane is always fully adhered to the substrate using a cold applied adhesive.
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 installed all year round. The membrane has over 300% elasticity to accommodate for thermal and building movements.
Contact A W Fascia Services
Upgrading your existing flat roof? Liquid system roofs are well suited for roofs you need refurbishing. If you feel that your property or premises could benefit from a rubber roofing in Sheffield installed by a highly professional roofer with decades of experience, please don’t hesitate to get in touch to discuss your specific requirements.