DIY Flat Roofing Downloads

Please browse our growing range of downloads created specifically to help DIY flat roofers.


How to Install EPDM Membrane: A Quick Guide for Homeowners | DIY Flat Roof Resources

How to Install EPDM: A Quick Guide

Flat roofing can be a daunting task for even an experienced DIYer, but there is something on the market that can make the project simpler – EPDM Membrane. Fast and easy to apply, EPDM roofing kits can be bought online in standard sizes, ready to fit.

Find out more in our quick guide to EPDM flat roofing installation and see if you think the EPDM system is for you.


How to Tackle a Replacement Flat Roof | DIY Flat Roof Guides

How to Tackle a Replacement Flat Roof

If you have a flat roof that needs replacing in your home, then you may think that you have to call in a professional. A replacement flat roof is something that you can tackle yourself, and it doesn’t have to be as hard as you may think.

we have put together our guide on how to tackle a replacement flat roof, all the things that you will need and what you will need to think about.


Why EPDM Roofing is Perfect for DIY Flat Roof Installers | DIY Roofing Resources

Why EPDM Roofing is Perfect for DIY Flat Roof Installers

Flat roofing is one of those projects that is ideal for DIY installers using EPDM Roofing systems.

Versatile, easy to apply and with unmatched longevity of around 50 years, EPDM offers a wide range of benefits for DIY. If you need a professional, let Permaroof help you find one.


Rubber Membrane Roof Repair - Do It Yourself | Permaroof Rubber Roof Resources

Rubber Membrane Roof Repair: DIY

Although rubber membranes are generally robust and long-lasting, occasionally you may need to carry out a roof repair.

Liquid EPDM membrane can provide a quick, emergency seal that is effective and long-lasting. Ideal for the DIY market, as they’re easy to apply and cure quickly without professional help.


7 Safety Tips for DIY Flat Roofers | Roofing Resources from Permaroof

7 Safety Tips for DIY Flat Roofers

DIY roofers should never overlook safety in any project. Falls from roofing is one of the most common accidents in the DIY sector.

There are a few simple rules to follow when working on a flat roof. We’ve put together a list of 7 tips to think about before you begin.


How to Measure a Flat Roof

When you begin any roofing project, making accurate measurements is a necessity, to avoid buying the wrong quantities of materials.

When these types of mistakes are made, it can lead to overbuying or underbuying – and neither scenario is a good one in roofing.


EPDM Compared to Felt

In this handy guide, we will look at how Firestone EPDM rubber roofing sheets compare to traditional felt roofing (or tar paper) for DIY installation.