EPDM rubber roofing Weybridge
If you’re considering replacing the flat roof on your Weybridge home, one of the options you may be thinking about is EPDM rubber roofing. While this is relatively new on the roofing market in the UK, it’s a material that has been very successfully used in the United States for some years, and is now beginning to grown in popularity over here too. Increasing numbers of Weybridge home owners are now considering EPDM rubber roofing for their flat roof replacement.
Environmental benefits of EPDM rubber roofing
One of the biggest attractions to many people of EPDM rubber roofing is that it has excellent environmental credentials. As environmental-friendliness becomes increasingly important for many Weybridge residents, so they tend to look more for building materials that have a lower impact on the environment. This is where EPDM rubber roofing can come to the fore for Weybridge residents.
There are various reasons why EPDM rubber roofing can be considered so environmentally friendly, including the following:
- it takes very little energy to apply all the materials to create a new EPDM rubber roof
- the International Kyoto Ecology Agreement recommends EPDM rubber roofing as the best value sustainable ecologically sound roofing materials
- it can provide a waterproof coating to form the basis of a ‘green roof’ where certain plants can form the top layer.
To find out more about how EPDM rubber roofing could help improve the environmental credentials of your home, contact a Weybridge EPDM rubber roofing contractor today.
Want to know more?
If you’re interested in having a EPDM rubber roofing installed, you’ll no doubt have many questions for your roofer. When you contact a roofer to get a quote, be sure to ask all the questions you have and to check they’re experienced and skilled in laying EPDM rubber roofing.
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