What are Pitch Pockets & How Do You Install Them?

What are Pitch Pockets & How Do You Install Them?

Pitch Pockets are used for sealing awkward roof penetrations. A Pitch Pocket is a sheet of metal sleeve flashed into the roofing membrane. While Rubber Flat Roof doesn’t sell pitch pockets, we do sell the tools to secure them to your rubber flat roof. How to... read more
Parapet Walls: Fitting EPDM & Through Wall Outlet

Parapet Walls: Fitting EPDM & Through Wall Outlet

Having parapet walls on your roof is no hassle with an EPDM Rubber Through Wall Drain Outlet.  The EPDM Rubber Through Wall Drain Outlet is a synthetic EPDM rubber outlet for use on flat roofs with parapet walls to form a through wall outlet so that water can be... read more
EPDM Roofing Cost Calculator: in 4 Steps

EPDM Roofing Cost Calculator: in 4 Steps

Read our step-by-step guide to using our simple, accurate and time-saving EPDM Roofing Cost Calculator.  Step 1:  Enter both the length and the width of your roof into our EPDM Roofing Cost Calculator.  You can add the dimensions in either Metric or Imperial... read more
Expanding or Trapped Air within The Roof Structure

Expanding or Trapped Air within The Roof Structure

Why are there bubbles or blisters on my EPDM rubber roof? Though unsightly and nerve-racking, bubbles or blisters on an EPDM roof will not cause the rubber membrane to fail and your EPDM rubber flat roof will remain watertight. However, the bubbles of trapped air and... read more
The Final Stage: Types of Quicktrims

The Final Stage: Types of Quicktrims

Fitting the over flashings where a roof joins a brick wall is the last stage in fitting an EPDM Rubber Roof. A good option for small, domestic roofs are plastic roof trims and there are some highly attractive choices on the market today that make all of the difference... read more
5 Items You Need to Install EPDM On Your Shed Roof

5 Items You Need to Install EPDM On Your Shed Roof

EPDM Shed Roofs are reliable. Do you need to replace your shed roof? Why not try EPDM Rubber? EPDM Shed Roof Rubber Membrane is eco-friendly, durable and long-lasting. Installation is fast and safe, and here at Rubber Flat Roof, we have installation videos and... read more
Why EPDM Rubber Roofing is the Best Garage Material

Why EPDM Rubber Roofing is the Best Garage Material

EPDM Rubber Flat Roofing Membrane is an ideal garage roof material. Ethylene-Propylene Diene Monomer is a high-density membrane and is fast becoming one of the most widely used synthetic rubbers in the roofing industry. EPDM Rubber Roofing Membrane is a 100% cured... read more
How Rubber Roofing Beats the Competition

How Rubber Roofing Beats the Competition

Traditional asphalt shingles have disadvantages. Here at Rubber Flat Roof, we sell a more impenetrable seal –  EPDM rubber roofing. A problem with shingles is that they are not completely watertight. This means that if they are on a flatter roof, gravity is unable to... read more
What is the Typical Life Cycle of a Rubber Flat Roof?

What is the Typical Life Cycle of a Rubber Flat Roof?

Understanding the three life cycle stages that your roof will go through will give you the information that you need to ensure that you’re getting the best value from your roof. Stage 1: New Roof The life cycle of your roof begins before you have even built it!... read more