The Undeniable Benefits of Commercial EPDM Rubber Roofing

EPDM Rubber Roofing InstalAs we find ourselves in the midst of winter, many are realizing just how important the quality of a roof really is to protecting the structural integrity of a building.

Often times, aging built-up tar roofs or rolled asphalt roofing, common solutions to low-slope roofing situations tend to have a greater likelihood to buckle, crack or fail under the pressure of harsh inclement weather, such as strong winds, ice, hail, and heavy snow. If your roof is old or aging, perhaps it’s time to start thinking about investing in EPDM rubber roofing.

Rubber roofs are made of a durable synthetic rubber membrane containing ethylene propylene diene monomer, which is known as EPDM rubber. The ingredients are derived from oil and natural gas, and are widely used for low slope buildings.

EPDM rubber roofing has been around for 30 years, and its durability and success has left the rubber formula completely unchanged since its inception. So what are the benefits of rubber roofing for your building? Read on to find out.

EPDM Rubber Roofing Able to Withstand Harsh Elements

From rain to snow to harsh winds, EPDM rubber roofing has the capability to withstand even the harshest of weather. Additionally, rubber is fire resistant, meaning it is virtually impossible for your EPDM rubber roof to catch fire.

EPDM Rubber Roofing is Environmentally Friendly

Rubber roofing is made from entirely recycled materials, making it an environmentally friendly/sustainable roofing option. Rubber requires the least energy to produce than most roofing materials. And at the end of its long life, the roofing materials are again 100{7e6cc862935509cf03392ffa9b415296648e98511f0177e60c26410ea0a1794b} recyclable.

EPDM Rubber Roofing is Low Maintenance

Rubber roofing requires minimal effort to maintain, as it is durable enough to withstand just about any weather condition. And in the incident that your roof does require maintenance, rubber roof repair is a low-effort, low-cost endeavor. If some shingles should require repair or replacement, it is an easy fix, as the rubber is adhered by a special tape or chemical compound that easily and quickly seals the problem area.

EPDM Rubber Roofing is Energy Efficient

White EPDM roofing is able to reflect the sun’s heat, helping building owners to save considerably on cooling costs. Additionally, rubber roofing can help insulate the building, trapping in heat and reducing heating costs during the colder winter months.

EPDM Rubber Roofing is Ideal For Low Slope Roofing Systems

EPDM Rubber Roofing is effective in low slope situations (under 3/12 pitch) where other roofing materials are ineffective.


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