EPDM Roofing Videos

Emergency Repair with Liquid Rubber

The latest innovation in the range allows users to make emergency DIY flat roofing repairs to cope with surface damage of almost any kind. With just one tin of Emergency Roof Repair, a mixing tool, a scraping tool, a hand brush and a paintbrush, effective emergency repairs can be made in minutes, minimising damage and bringing peace of mind.

Cover Strip Tape Detail

Firestone Batten Cover Strip is a semi-cured EPDM and Quickseam Tape designed to cover and seal batten strips and also to join two pieces of EPDM. Watch the video below for full instructions on how to apply the cover strip tape.

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Fitting a Gutter Edge Backplate

This video demonstrates how the gutter edge backplate is fitted to the flat roof deck to allow easy installation of the gutter on your project. The installer uses fixings to attach the gutter edge backplate in position.

Fitting a Gutter Edge Drip Plate

Find out more about how to fit a gutter edge drip plate. The installer demonstrates how the EPDM rubber roofing membrane will be trapped between the drip plate and the backplate (installed in the previous video) to provide secure waterproofing.

Flashing External Corners

This video demonstrates how to apply flashing to external corner details on an EPDM flat roof installation using QuickPrime Plus and QuickSeam SA Flashing. This may be necessary when you have a roof skylight extruding from your roof deck, for example.

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Flashing Internal Corners

Find out more about how to fit flashing to flat roof internal corner details with 9-inch FormFlash. Watch how the demonstrator shows how the patch will ensure that the top edge of the internal corner is completely watertight.

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Forming Internal Corner Detail

Watch the demonstrator give tips and tricks on how you can form an internal corner detail on your EPDM rubber roof installation. In this video, the demonstrator uses Permaroof Bonding Adhesive. High-quality video tutorials from Permaroof.

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Membrane Application Around External Corner Detail

Find out how to fit EPDM rubber roofing membrane to a tricky external corner, and watch how the experts do it! EPDM rubber roofing is typically fitted in a single sheet, providing seamless waterproofing across the roof deck. Paying particular attention to external corner detail is critical.

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Kerb Edge Detail

This video demonstrates how to fit a kerb edge detail to finish the flat roof installation using Permaroof Bond and Seal and polypins. Permaroof demonstrators are fully-qualified and experienced with EPDM rubber roof installations.

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Membrane Application to Perimeter Edges

Find out more about how to secure the edges of the EPDM membrane to the flat roof deck at the gutter edge using bonding adhesive. Both surfaces need to have the adhesive applied and mated after it has gone off.

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Membrane Application Around Skylight

Watch the experienced Permaroof demonstrator fit the EPDM rubber roof membrane around the skylight protrusion on a timber decked flat roof. Skylights offer a fantastic way of bringing natural light into the interior of any flat roof project.

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Metal Counterflashing Detail

Find out how to fit metal counterflashing detail to terminate the EPDM flat roof membrane to an upstanding wall. Tips from the demonstrator will show how to handle the wall angles and bend the counterflashing to fit.

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Pipe Flashing with Pipe Boot

Permaroof demonstrators show how tricky extrusions can be handled with EPDM flat roof accessories to maintain 100% waterproofing. See how to fit the EPDM pipe boot from start to finish in our detailed video.

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Membrane Application to Upstand Walls

Find out how to apply EPDM rubber roof membrane to upstand walls. See how the experienced Permaroof demonstrator handles the membrane, and uses Permaroof adhesive to ensure a perfect, watertight finish.

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Membrane Application to Skylight Upstands

Watch the video below to find out how to bond the sides of a skylight upstand together using Firestone bonding adhesive. Skylights on a flat roof are vulnerable to water ingress, so this step is critical to maintain waterproofing.

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Internal Drain Detail

Waterproofing an internal drain using a pre-fabricated EPDM drain insert. Find out how to use mechanical fixings to attach the drain insert, and how to waterproof the installation with QuickSeam SA Flashing.

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Pipe Flashing with Quickseam Formflash

Another way of tackling an extruding pipe, this time using Quickseam Formflash to ensure effective waterproofing. Permaroof demonstrators are experienced, qualified EPDM installation professionals, and can offer tips and tricks to help application of EPDM roofing systems easy.

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Removing Creases from EPDM Rubber Roofing

Occasionally EPDM rubber roofing can become creased if stored incorrectly, mishandled, or experiences a mishap in the workshop or during installation. EPDM is tough and durable, and creases can be removed. Find out how to effectively eradicate creases in the video below.