EPDM is a very durable synthetic rubber, used for flat roofs and gently sloped roofs. Cork Roofing Services. Roofing Services we work with clients all over Cork, installing high quality EPDM roofs. These roofs are available in both black (appears like a dark grey) or white. Our experienced team can offer advice on what will work best for your building. One of the reasons EPDM is so successful is that it is perfect for a wide range of climates, helping to keep in the heat in cold weather and regulate temperatures in hot conditions. This helps to keep both heating and air conditioning costs down.
Why choose EPDM for your roof in Cork?
EPDM is suitable for a broad range of climates, from the very hot to the very cold – pefect for Irish climates.
EPDM roofs are very easy to maintain.
Maintenance costs for EPDM are very low in comparison with other roofing materials.
Using EPDM for your roof is very eco-friendly.
EPDM has been around for years and continues to be a favorite with our clients.
EPDM is a flexible material, so expansion and contraction will not compromise your roof.
Call Cork Roofing Servicestoday for a Quote
We are than happy to provide a quotation for a high quality EPDM roof. Cork Roofing Services have installed EPDM roofs all over Cork.
Waterproof Repair & Installation Specialists in Cork
All our materials has be approved in Ireland. We are fully trained approved contractors and supply and fit all roof systems.
We use only high performance, waterproofing, providing a complete range of membranes for use in modern building and civil construction projects.
This reliable roof waterproofing system has been in use since 1981, and has an excellent reputation for quality and durability. An estimated 15 million square metres of waterproofing has been installed in Ireland alone.
The membranes of the PARALON 77 series are obtained by calendering a compound based on distilled bitumen modified with polyproplenic resins and elastomeric polymers; the reinforcement, integrally synthetic, is a non-woven polyester obtained from a continuous yarn: this gives to the finished product similar mechanical characteristics in both longitudinal and transverse sense.
The use of the PARALON compound suitably modified gives PARALON 77 membranes excellent weathering resistance in any climatic conditions and in exposed membrane systems.
waterproofing works, are particularly recommended for:
Waterproofing of flat, pitched, vaulted roofs, of both cast in site and precast concrete, also insulated.
Waterproofing of gullies and valleys.
Waterproofing of basement extradoses and underground premises.
Underground pipelines and tanks
Refurbish the existing roof, improving the falls on the main roof and introducing falls in the gutters to improve drainage.
Zinc it is a very long lasting roofing material in any environment it can last decades needing no maintenance or treatment throughout its lifetime, although good roof ventilation has to be ensured when designing roof construction zinc roofing material.
Zinc is naturally resistant to corrosion, is extremely durable and does not require costly maintenance. In addition, the flexibility and versatility of zinc, combined with its pleasing appearance, make it the material of choice for art-ise building projects to individual homes to commercial complexes, public buildings and domestic projects.
Zinc is 100% recyclable meaning your roof does not have to remain stagnant through out its long lifetime.
90% of zinc used in the building industry is recycled.
Zinc requires minimal to no maintenance due to its a naturally forming compound which is self-protecting. Zinc lends itself to both traditional and contemporary design, whether new build or refurbishment. Architects frequently comment on how well the material blends with wood, stone and concrete, whilst also providing a contrast to other materials used.
Zinc is naturally self-protecting. With time, it forms an attractive light grey colour. It does not rust, requires little or no maintenance, is remarkably resistant to corrosion and is perfectly watertight. Zinc offers durability and long-term cost-effective.
Zinc Roofing and wall cladding have become very popular over the years. People have commented how well the material blends with wood, concrete, stone, all this while providing a contrast with the finishes available.
Zinc materials are easily recyclable long lasting and environmentally friendly. Zinc has now become a very popular option for the roofing of flat roof, extensions or refurbished roofs.
Lead has been used as a waterproof roofing material since ancient times and can be sometimes seen as greenish roofs and domes on today’s buildings.
We use tried and tested lead roofing fixings and techniques make lead the ideal trouble-free building material for roofing, cladding, flashing’s, gutters, down-pipes and it’s not different when it comes to Lead Valleys Roofing and Lead Valleys Repaired amoungst other architectural designs.
Advances in technology and techniques, machinery and fixing technologies have greatly reduced costs, which enables lead to be used in a greater variety of building situations than in the past.
Over the years we have been providing solutions, we have developed custom solutions for nearly every type of situation, as well as the ability to resolve any unique challenge.
There are then two basic fitting methods: the roll baton or standing seam methods. When using the roll baton method, batons are securely fixed to the deck, forming the bays which are a characteristic feature of these roofs. The lead bays are formed to the exact specifications of your roof, and fixed into the prepared bays. Cappings and trims are welted on to provide a watertight seal at all the joins.
Using the standing seam method, the lead is secured to the roof by the means of stainless steel clips, fitted between the upstands of the bays, which are then welted together.
Fixing natural slates or tiled roofs should only be carried out by competent roofers/slaters as it is a skilled craft and requires an experienced hand.
We pride ourselves on finishing each and every roof to the highest standard possible a finished roof which is both weatherproof and aesthetically pleasing.
Slate roofs have a long life expectancy and our experienced workforce will repair broken slates or re-slate entire roofs. We can source all types of roof slates to suit your requirements at a very competitive cost.
Natural slate has been accepted for generations as the ultimate roofing material. A natural slate roof simply has no equal in its natural beauty enhanced look and design of any building with its rich natural beauty. There are many benefits to a slate roof from longevity and appearance to energy conservation.
Fibre Cement Slate
The Fibre Cement Slates offer an economical roofing solution as an alternative to natural slate products. These highly engineered slates, provide a uniform finish which facilitates rapid on site installation with a minimum of waste. Modern technological advances have led to an increased life span for both structural and colour.
Reclaimed Natural Slate
Slate and tiled roofs Repaired or installed. If you need to match or simply want to expand your environmental awareness Reclaimed Natural Slate is a highly suitable. With all the beauty of Natural Slate there are no compromises to quality or durability of this product. The majority of reclaimed Slate available in Ireland is Blue Bangor but other slates are available upon request.
So if you are looking for slate roof tiles, sealer, or repair then contact us today and we will be delighted to help you with your roofing requirements.
When it comes to roofing contractors or repairs. Munster Roofers repair all types of roofs and valleys (Lead Valleys) by a number of means, complete replacement, limited replacement, and repair or refurbish original.
The valley of a roof is the segment of the roof where the course of the roof changes or where a dormer or a bay window is installed into the roof also rainfall flows here. When you are having problems with a leaking or seeping valley we refurbish, renovate and seal the lead, copper, zinc or compliment whatever materials that are in the valleys.
The most popular way of securing a water proof valley is to use metals such as Lead, Copper, Aluminium and Zinc. Whether its tiles or slates we use reliable techniques, that way we give a superior quality repair that we will guarantee. Roof Valleys are also formed using roof tiles and can provide very long service. Laced valleys while rare and infrequent but work very well, however due to the time and skills required to install are very costly. GRP and other contemporary substances have also been utilised in valleys.
When it comes to roofing contractors or repairs. Our Roofers repair all types of roofs and valleys (Lead Valleys) by a number of means, complete replacement, limited replacement, and repair or refurbish original.
The valley of a roof is the segment of the roof where the course of the roof changes or where a dormer or a bay window is installed into the roof also rainfall flows here. When you are having problems with a leaking or seeping valley we refurbish, renovate and seal the lead, lead, zinc or compliment whatever materials that are in the valleys.
The most popular way of securing a water proof valley is to use metals such as Lead, lead, Aluminium and Zinc. Whether its tiles or slates we use reliable techniques, that way we give a superior quality repair that we will guarantee. Roof Valleys are also formed using roof tiles and can provide very long service. Laced valleys while rare and infrequent but work very well, however due to the time and skills required to install are very costly. GRP and other contemporary substances have also been utilised in valleys.