What is EPDM and what is it used for? EPDM stands for ethylene propylene diene monomer. In layman’s terms, it is an extremely durable synthetic rubber roofing membrane commonly used on commercial roofing systems.
Many homeowners like to tinker with their roof, sweeping or blowing off leaves and other debris, sometimes removing snow, and even replacing damaged shingles now and then. Unless you’re a certified roofer, however, that’s probably the extent of what you know about your asphalt shingle roof.
When it comes to home remodeling, homeowners often think about getting new installations or replacements to improve the overall aesthetics of their home. One of the most common areas where upgrades are considered is the roof. Maybe you’ve talked with a trusted roofing company like Diamond Roofing Specialists about your plans. But how can you really know what’s the best choice for your roof?
Diamond Roofing Specialist is one of the top roofers in our area because of our commitment to providing the best roof services and products to local homeowners. We are one of the few GAF Master Elite™ contractors in the country, allowing us to offer GAF’s best warranties and to provide you with their excellent roofing shingles. In the first part of this two-part blog series, we will discuss their various shingle and warranty options. Let’s start with their roofing shingles: