Useful Information On Firestone Roofing Products

Firestone Commercial roofing Products is an organization manufacturing and marketing a broad collection of roofing systems, accessory and insulation products for applying them in commercial roofing. This company has its basement in Carmel, Indiana and has ten facilities in different cities of North America. The company has a unique advertising motto sounding like Firestone roofing is "your single source for quality roofing systems."

It has to be emphasized that Firestone Building Products is one of the leading companies manufacturing high quality roofing systems for both residential and commercial roofing purpose. Firestone roofing products are manufactured in a great amount not only in the United States of America but also all over the world. More and more people are using these products each year. By the way, those systems have been successfully installed since 1980.

Let's discuss some of the most worldwide known Firestone roofing products. Probably, the firestone EPDM roofing systems are worth to start this list. They are located on Rubber Gard of which square meters and have been installed and used since 1980. As a matter of fact, the EPDM Firestone roofing systems offer their customers a great number of important advantages, such as longevity, durability, and excellent performance in general.

The next products in the list are the Firestone TPO roofing systems. These are based on Ultraply, a thermoplastic polyolefin membrane. By the way, Ultraply TPO Firestone roofing systems offer a good possibility to people who are looking for an energy efficient roofing system white or light in color that would be based on hot-air welded seams.

One more recent Firestone roofing system is the firestone RMA that was first manufactured in the mid nineties, at the time when the QuickSeam Splice Tape System flooded the market.

In the course of time company Firestone Commercial roofing Products decided to broaden the range of their QuicSeam products. And QuickSeam RMA TM Strip is the latest development in the Firestone roofing QuickSeam collection. It was an excellent development that caused the increase of new firestone roofing RMA systems. Generally speaking, the Firestone roofing RMA system has offer a lot of benefits to the clients. There is no penetration of the EPDM roofing membrane with this system. Besides, it's more beautiful and applies big EPDM panels which make the process of installation faster and easier.

You're probably interested how this new Firestone roofing system is installed. Well, the usage of the QuickSeam RMA strip presupposes taking the same installation steps as those in the installation process of the firestone QuickSeam tape. It's highly recommended to use the release paper up while unrolling the RMA strip. Then attach the strip with batten strips or Firestone plates. Usually, Firestone allows the usage of alternative fastening plates, so that you can use of automatic stand-up devices. All these maneuvers help to increase the speed of the system's installation.

Then it's necessary to locate the Firestone RubberGard EPDM membrane on the RMA strip and leave paper in place. Further, fold back the membrane to show the RMA strip and to prime int with Firestone QuickPrime Plus for it to be spliced to the QuickSeam tape. After this procedure you can take the release paper away from the tape and roll the primed EPDM membrane onto the QuickSeam Splice tape. Then the membrane should be rolled with the new Firestone QuickRoller to create appropriate addition adding the new QuickSeam RMA specificity.

Finally, it's necessary to mention that Firestone roofing is going to continue holding a leading position in the world's roofing industry.