Why should we use ClassicBond EPDM to waterproof my property?

With such a range of commercial flat roofing systems on the market it can be hard to decide what to choose for the best…..ClassicBond EPDM.

EPDM roofing membranes were originally designed for commercial properties where the needs to waterproof buildings economically and quickly were just as important as a working life of over 50 years.

It’s no surprise that EPDM rubber roofing plays such a major role in protecting commercial properties, ranging from factories, railway stations, company head quarters, airports, theatres, schools, shopping centres, hospitals and hundreds of thousands more commercial and residential properties.

Rubber Roofing Systems Built To Last

  • Unmatched weatherability - resistance to ozone, UV radiation and extreme of temperature
  • Highly Flexible
  • First manufacturer to exceed 10 billion square feet of EPDM membrane production.
  • Economical
  • Pressure-sensitive accessories available for virtually any penetration or detail.
  • No maintenance roofing system
  • Extremely environmentally friendly materials all produced and installed with little energy - Both Government and the International Kyoto Ecology agreement recommends EPDM rubber as Best Value sustainable eco-sound roofing.

Safe & Efficient Installation

  • No torches or hot asphalt are required, a flame, heat free, safe installation for your roof
  • Lightweight
  • Larger rolls mean fewer seams and faster installation
  • Faster installation means less disruption to you, the home owner
  • Year round application
  • Whether its small or large flat roof a refurbishment or a new build Classic Bond is the right choice for you

Unrivalled Roof Performance

After 50 years of actual use in field applications, EPDM has the roofing industry's longest average service life, thanks to:

  • Greater resistance to ponding water, hail, UV damage and cyclical membrane fatigue
  • High resistance to ozone, weathering and abrasion
  • Flexibility in low temperatures
  • Superior resistance to extreme heat - Weather Resistant Rubber Roofing is not affected by extremes of temperature. Installations are in varied climates - from the glaring sun of the Middle East to the freezing cold of Siberia and Alaska.
  • Restoration friendly
  • Easy to install new roof penetrations at a later date e.g. air conditioning, walkways
  • Recyclable

Find out more about our innovative and long-lasting commercial EPDM roofing membrane by exploring our technical data, FAQs or viewing our gallery.

Alternatively, get in touch for a free quote today and see what ClassicBond can do for you!

"Service life in excess of 35 years"

Why ClassicBond?

What makes ClassicBond EPDM the right choice for you:

  • Choice of 1.2mm thick or premium 1.5mm thick membrane
  • Maintenance free waterproof membrane
  • Does not crack or split or rot
  • UV stable
  • Does not support moss or algae growth
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Safe to install – the system is laid with cold applied adhesives
  • One piece sheet equals no joints… no leaks


The Numbers Do Not Lie

  • EPDM flat roof membranes have a life expectancy of at least 50 years.
  • Half–century track record of performance and durability.
  • EPDM is Environmentally Friendly.

Built To Last

  • Unmatched weatherability
  • Flexilbility
  • Economical
  • First manufacturer to exceed 10 billion square feet of EPDM membrane production.
  • Pressure–sensitive accessories available for virtually any penetration or detail.

Always Rolling Forward

  • Wide variety of membrane sizes – to suit each individual project and customers needs.
  • Seamless – Completely Reliable
  • Fast
  • Safe – Heat free installation
  • New flat roof projects and old flat roofs without disrupting activities in the building.
  • Lightweight and easy to maneouvre