When it comes to installing an EPDM rubber roof correctly, you may need a few tools to achieve the best possible results.
A rubber roof system can last up to 50 years, making it one of the best flat roof materials for your property. For most flat roofing systems, the tools you’ll need usually are a paint roller, a paint brush, scissors and a mini roller.
Although you won’t need any specialist tools for installing a rubber roof, a contractor grade silicone seam roller will greatly help when it comes to installing your EPDM rubber.
This tool is ideal for compressing the flashing and seam tapes, as well as when the process involves joining a membrane together. However, if you’re installing just one sheet of rubber membrane, you should only need the following basic roofing tools:
At Rubber Roofing Direct, we also offer a complete EPDM rubber roof installation kit that contains everything you need for applying a rubber membrane onto your flat roof.