Waterproofing a Flat Roof with Firestone RubberCover

2020-07-28T09:40:24+00:00

Waterproofing a Flat Roof with Firestone RubberCover Permaroof can offer you a fantastic alternative to felt roofing with the innovative Firestone EPDM rubber flat roof. Waterproof a flat roof quickly and easily with a one-piece system that requires few tools and cold application! Permaroof UK Ltd is the UK's largest provider of Firestone EPDM RubberCover membranes and products, providing a long-term solution to leaking flat roofs. The EPDM flat roofing membranes are manufactured from a synthetic rubber compound and have been used on commercial and industrial roofing worldwide for more than 25 years. Today, the high-performance, proven system is available for waterproofing residential flat roofing and is fast growing in popularity as it consistently outperforms traditional felt roofing. The

How to Apply EPDM to Perimeter Edges

2020-07-28T09:09:42+00:00

How to Apply EPDM to Perimeter Edges A detailed look at how to correctly and securely apply EPDM roofing sheet membrane to the edges of a flat roof. Follow our guide that walks you through each step from applying the adhesive to the roofing membrane to tips to ensure there are no trapped air bubbles. EPDM is fast growing in popularity due to its superior weatherability and ease of application. Unlike traditional felt and lead flashing roofing systems, EPDM sheet membranes are flexible and long lasting, bringing lower maintenance costs over the lifetime of the flat roof.

How to Join EPDM Membrane with Cover Strip Tape

2020-07-28T08:29:28+00:00

How to Join EPDM Membrane with Cover Strip TapeEasily join two pieces of EPDM membrane together with EPDM cover strip tape - takes only minutes! Perfect for repairs and batten detail covering, the laminated tape makes life easier.Using EPDM membranes makes light work of flat roofing and is so much better than felt roofing due to its weatherability, resistance to UV and resistance to cracking. Joining two pieces of felt requires toxic bonding substances, heat and specific weather conditions. EPDM can be fitted in the rain with its unique properties and simple application. Pretty useful in the UK!Our straightforward video clearly shows how to cover a seam on a flat roof with angle changes for a watertight seal, ensuring no

How to Fit Firestone EPDM Membrane to Upstand Walls

2020-07-28T07:36:47+00:00

How to Fit Firestone EPDM Membrane to Upstand Walls Find out how to fix EPDM membrane to upstand walls at the edges of your flat roof. Detailed and clear, the video shows our how-to-guide to easily deal with the application of membranes to angle changes that will take only minutes to complete. With a system so much simpler than traditional roof felting, Firestone EPDM Rubbercover offers flexibility and longevity to your flat roofing project - large or small. Cold application simplifies to process of installing a flat roof and, fitted in one piece, the EPDM roofing system is hard to fault for waterproofing, flexibility and weathering properties. Where felt roofing will dry out and crack over a relatively short

Removing creases from RubberCover EPDM

2020-07-28T09:49:05+00:00

Removing creases from RubberCover EPDM Sometimes, during transit or if your EPDM has been stored for some time, it develops creases. Usually, laying out the membrane flat and resting it for 30 minutes will ensure small transit creases drop out. If heavier creases don’t drop out, they need a little extra attention. Our video demonstrates just how to remove the more stubborn creases from your EPDM membrane in a clear, step-by-step method. Instructions Lay out the creased EPDM on a workbench or other suitable flat surface. Make sure the work area is free from debris. Take a heat gun and a silicone EPDM roller and gently warm the affected area of the membrane on a low heat setting. Take

How to apply RubberCover Bonding Adhesive BA-2016

2020-07-27T15:55:40+00:00

How to apply RubberCover Bonding Adhesive BA-2012 Firestone Building Products is pleased to introduce its new Bonding Adhesive BA-2012 as an alternative to its current bonding adhesives. The new contact adhesive is used for the adhesion of RubberGard™ and RubberCover™ EPDM membranes on to similar substrates as the existing adhesives. In application, the new Bonding Adhesive BA-2012 is more fluid and with a higher solid content, resulting in improved coverage rates. In addition, the BA-2012 can be applied using a roller, SuperSpreader or sprayer. The latter methods result in even higher coverage rates. Coverage: 2.5L - 7.5m2 5L - 15m2 10L - 30m2 The Bonding Adhesive BA-2012 is available in three different sizes: 2.5, 5 and 10 L pails.

Waterproofing a Flat Roof with Firestone RubberCover

2020-07-27T15:57:14+00:00

Permaroof can offer you a fantastic alternative to felt roofing with the innovative Firestone EPDM rubber flat roof. Waterproof a flat roof quickly and easily with a one-piece system that requires few tools and cold application! Permaroof UK Ltd is the UK's largest provider of Firestone EPDM RubberCover membranes and products, providing a long-term solution to leaking flat roofs. The EPDM flat roofing membranes are manufactured from a synthetic rubber compound and have been used on commercial and industrial roofing worldwide for more than 25 years. Today, the high-performance, proven system is available for waterproofing residential flat roofing and is fast growing in popularity as it consistently outperforms traditional felt roofing. The unique compound of EPDM membranes brings flexibility