EPDM Installation and Repairs
EPDM roofing material is of a non-toxic rubber substance used for flat roofing. EPDM material lasts between 25-30 years and costs approximately $10 per square foot. This rubbery substance lasts during extreme weather conditions. This roofing is very lightweight in which the material weighs less than 2 lbs per square foot.
Since EPDM is a rubber roofing material, the roof needs to be glued down instead of mechanically like being nailed or drilled. During the installation process, EPDM can be installed over your current roof if there is plywood attached to it. It cannot be installed over roofing such as shingles and asphalt. Our roofing professionals will prepare the roof for installation, just contact 918-259-0877 for EPDM roofing services in Broken Arrow, OK.
To repair EPDM roofing, our roofing experts recommend repairing your roof in warmer temperature unless you are in need of emergency roof repair. In order to have the EPDM repaired, it needs to properly be sealed with an adhesive over the right roofing material and again not in colder weather or the adhesive will not seal but instead will freeze.
EPDM does not need to be replaced as often as other roofing materials. The cost of replacement is not as expensive as others. Here are the advantages as listed below:
- It is a cost effective option compared to other types of roofing
- EPDM is pretty lightweight therefore it can be installed on just about any type of roof like a slope or flat roof
- These roofs are fire resistant
- Leaks are rare and the roof can be punctured but repairs are simple
- It is energy efficient and 100% recyclable
- Property owners that do not want a complete black roof can have the EPDM roof painted in other colors
- EPDM roofs last 50 years on average
- It is easy and quick to repair by training roofing professionals. They are just glued in place.
You can contact or roofing experts for more information and prices on the EPDM roofing in the Broken Arrow, OK area at 918-259-0877. Give us at Prestige Roofing and Remodeling a call today!