Rubber Roofing in Harrogate
Firestone rubber roofing in Harrogate is incredibly durable, with a life expectancy of up to Five decades and copes well with high or low temperatures and provides resistance to ozone and UV emission. As well as rubber roofing in Harrogate we offer many other services including GRP roofing and roof repairs.
A Maintenance Free Roofing Solution
Compared with other types of flat roofing, no flames are used in the installation process. It is pretty much maintenance free once installed and it’s also eco-friendly. 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.
Rubber Roofing – Effortless Repairs
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 existing structure can hold the load of the new roofing system. If the roof should get damaged it can be easily repaired simply by applying a sheet of rubber flashing. Once installed by a qualified installer the roof has a 25 year guarantee.
We are able to install a new or replacement flat roof for you, there are various benefits:
- Superior Durability and Longevity
- Quick and Easy Installation
- High Flexibility
- Low Life – Cycle Cost
- 50 Year Life Expectancy
Features of Firestone Rubber Roofs
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membranes offer incredible resistance to UV radiation which can often be an issue with flat roofing membranes. Also what stands it aside 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 straight away and often smaller roofs can be finished in 1 day.
Firestone rubber has a life expectancy of up to 50 years. There are thousands of roofs throughout the world standing testament to the length of Firestone EPDM membrane’s verified performance. This isn’t a new product or system, so it literally has been tried and tested.
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM is an excellent method of recycling and when used as an overlay system, reduces 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.
Installation of Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membrane is fast and clean and needs no heat and thus 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 call for no real maintenance, once installed. Once the work is finished, you can rest assured without worrying about your flat roof. Rubber roofs are also recognised by surveyors as longer lasting, so your rubber roofing in Harrogate can even add value to your property and make it easier to sell.
Firestone RubberCover™ EPDM membranes always remains very flexible, even at low temperatures and following ageing. This means it can deal with all weather variations and be fitted throughout every season. The membrane has over 300% elasticity to accommodate for thermal and building movements.