flat roofing in shropshire

The Benefits of Single Ply Flat Roofing in Shropshire

21 Jun 2019

Single ply flat roofing from Hems Limited is becoming one of the first design specifications for domestic properties.

Single ply membrane systems help to waterproof the buildings flat roofs and have been a constant in the commercial sector they are being used more and more domestically.

One of the reasons they are so popular is the fact they are maintenance free and will last in excess of 30 years!

Here are some of the benefits of single ply roofing –

• Easy to install and requires no naked flame

• Available in a wide range of colours to match your established home colour scheme

• Resistant to weathering, chemical oxidation and UV radiation meaning our flat roofing handle temperatures from -300 degrees up to 800 degrees.

• Single ply membrane systems have the best rating for environmental impact (A*) in the BRE (Building Research Establishment) Green Guide

When it comes to single ply membranes Hems Limited work with a host of renowned systems including:

Protan

EPDM

• Sarna fil

• Alwitra

Firestone

• TPO

• Bouder

• Armaplan

Reduce Carbon Emissions with Flat Roofing in Shropshire

The Government recently announced a target of zero carbon emissions by 2050 and adding single ply flat roofing to existing properties one of the ways this can be achieved.

Grand Designs Presenter Kevin McCloud has backed this idea and also said ‘ultra-thin insulation’ is one of the factors needed to achieve the ambitious target.“The (roofing) technology is there already, the issue really is one of will and determination,” he told BBC Radio 4.

Hems – The Flat Roofing Experts

For the past 25 years, Hems Limited has been the leading providers of flat roofing in Shropshire, including areas such as Shrewsbury and Telford. Get in touch today if you have any questions or would like to arrange an assessment of your current roof plus we can send you a no-obligation quote.