Getting a flat roof fixed and/or repaired in Indianapolis has never been so easy. EDM Slate is known for their superior flat roof replacement and repairs.
Flat roofing often leaks when the roof is old, damaged, or has been improperly installed. If your roof has water sitting on it for prolonged periods of time that's called ponding.
EPDM Rubber Membrane
Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer is a durable rubber material that’s designed to resist damage from the elements and the sun. EPDM can be mechanically attached in a number or ways including glued, fasted, ballasted, or stoned.
Hot Tar and Gravel Roofing aka Built-Up Roof (BUR)
Hot-tar-and-gravel roofing is constructed of three or more layers of waterproof material sandwiched with hot tar and ballasted by a layer of smooth river stone. This type of roofing is a great fire retardant and is decoratively beautiful. Traditionally, built-up roofing was made of tar paper but this kind of roofing is now being made of new innovative materials like fiberglass.
Modified Bitumen roofing is a single-ply rolled roofing system that cuts heating and cooling bills. It is a system that is infused with a mineral-based wear surface. Torch-down systems require heating for the adhesive as the material is unrolled.