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The Benefits of Flat Roofs for Canadian Homeowners

When deciding upon a new roofing system for a Canadian home, there are a multitude of options from which to select. There are metal roofs, asphalt roofs, shingles and many other varieties. In recent years, flat roofs have become an increasingly common sight across the country. Within this blog, we’ll provide an overview of the … Read More

Flat Roofing Options For Your Commercial Structure

Do you know about the flat roofing options that are available for your commercial structure? You’ll know that you’re speaking with a reputable roofing contractor when they inform you about some of the latest and greatest flat roofing options for your roof. Whether you’re looking for the classic, tried-and-tested 2 ply modified bitumen, or if … Read More

EPDM

EPDM (Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer) is another waterproof membrane used on flat roofs. The principle components are ethylene and propylene with diene added to create a flexible, rubber covering. EPDM has been used in Canada since the 1960s as well, but many professionals believe it is the environmentally beneficial alternative to MB roofs. EPDM membranes … Read More