Roofline Residential Ltd provide an extensive flat roofing service ranging from leak detection, repair work, re-design and complete renewal through to insulation upgrade conforming to current regulations. The insulation will help keep the heat in your property, saving you money.
Firestone Rubber Cover
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM Roofing System is the perfect, durable solution for a wide range of flat roofing applications for small residential properties. So what are the benefits?
- It is Flexible – Will not tear, split or crack
- It’s Resistant to ozone and extremes of climate
- Tough enough to walk on
- Unique 3 Metre Wide Fleeceback Rolls
- Factory applied seaming tape (FATtm)
- Cold applied system (No need for naked flames)
- Environmentally Friendly
- 50 year plus proven life expectancy
What is Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membrane?
It is a 100% cured roofing membrane made of a synthetic rubber.
Does the membrane have an up and underside?
No, there is no difference.
Does the membrane require a top coat for protection?
No, the Firestone membrane is resistant to ozone & UV.
How long will Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membrane last?
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membranes provides unmatched resistance to their surroundings.
Is maintenance required?
No specific maintenance is required. However, it is recommended that a yearly inspection is carried out.
Can certain materials damage Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM?
It is less resistant to oils and so they must be avoided.
How can it be repaired?
It can easily be repaired.
Is the membrane available in different colours?
No, unfortunately it is only available in black.
Which substrates are suitable for adhesion?
The best substrates are PIR and PUR insulation, bitumen, wood, concrete, aluminium, bitumen, lead and zinc as well as masonry.
Can the membrane be installed on a wet surface?
No, water, snow, frost and ice must be romped before installation.
Does the roof surface need to be cleaned before application?
It is recommended to sweep with a brush before the installation of the membrane.
Is the Firestone RubberCover™ Bonding Adhesive weather dependent?
The minimum required temperature for the application is + 5°C and the maximum humidity is 80 %.
Is one-sided application of Firestone Adhesive sufficient?
No, it must be applied on both sides.
There are many more facts which you may not know, so if you want any more information on our roofing services and the techniques we use then please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us via phone or email.