Flat Roof Systems
A traditional felt roof is a flat roof surface that is built up using a wooden base and adding 2 - 3 layers of bitumous felt. These are then bonded together with heated bitumen and are subject to a finishing top coat that provides both and attractive surface whilst helping protect the new roof from the elements. This type of roof forms a dense and impermeable barrier to the elements.
At TA Roofing we can also help you repair your existing flat roof and advise on the best course of action to rectify existing damaged or poorly designed work.
Liquid Roofing Systems
Liquid Applied roofing system carry high performance polyurethane coatings, which rapidly become resistant to rain damage. They cure to form a completely seamless, elastomeric, vapour permeable membrane.
As one of the oldest traditional methods of roofing, asphalt is often the preferred method of waterproofing where foot and vehicular access is required, and is famed for being one of the toughest and most durable membranes on the market.
Its inherent strength makes it ideally suited for balconies and terraces, providing the perfect base for the application of surface tiling. Asphalt is also the industry leading choice for larger structures such as bridges and car parks.
Asphalt is a natural material, which requires expert application and our team are skilled craftsmen in its installation, providing an unbeatable solution to water proofing. We provide both British Standard and Polymer Modified asphalt solutions, ensuring there is an option for almost every roofing need.
EPDM is an extremely durable synthetic rubber roofing membrane (ethylene propylene diene terpolymer) widely used in low-slope buildings in the United States and worldwide. Its two primary ingredients, ethylene and propylene, are derived from oil and natural gas. EPDM is available in both black and white, and is sold a broad variety of widths, ranging from 7.5 feet to fifty feet, and in two thicknesses, 45 and 60 mils. EPDM can be installed either fully adhered, mechanically attached or ballasted, with the seams of the roofing system sealed with liquid adhesives or specially formulated tape