Classicbond EPDM Rubber Roofing Membrane
ClassicBond EPDM roofing membranes are strong, lightweight, easily installed and are the;perfect solution for flat roof renovation, new flat roof installations and various roofing projects.
These professional grade EPDM roofing membranes are all BBA approved and available in 1.20mm and 1.52mm thicknesses.
What is Classic Bond EPDM Membrane?
Classic Bond EPDM is a 100% cured single-ply roofing membrane made of a synthetic rubber, the chemical name is Ethylene-Propylene-Diene Terpolymer or Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer. Classic Bond rubber membrane is a remarkable material that is predominately manufactured in large sheet sizes, and installed in a one piece system.
Does the membrane have an up and downside?
No, there is no difference between the top and the bottom of the membrane; however from time to time you may notice a factory stamping on the membrane. You may wish to lay the membrane with the writing side down to make it more appealing to the eye.
How long will the membrane last?
All evidence, real life exposure, and laboratory tests suggest that when correctly installed, a Classic Bond EPDM roof will last in excess of 50 years Classic Bond.
Is Classic Bond EPDM synthetic rubber membrane suitable for my flat roof?
Yes, EPDM rubber is suitable for virtually all flat and low sloping roofs.
Will the membrane require any protective coat?
No, unlike traditional roofing systems e.g built up felt roofing, there is no requirement to protect the membrane with chippings or solar reflective paint as the membranes are completely UV stable.
Does the membrane come in various colours & what does it look like?
It is only available in one colour and has a natural slate grey finish. The membrane may arrive with a light coating of powder, this is applied during the manufacuring process to stop the membrane sticking to itself when stored.
Can Classic Bond EPDM Membrane be adhered on a wet surface?
No, ponded water, snow, frost and ice must be removed from the roof surface before installation of the membrane and thoroughly dryed.
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