In the United States rubber roofing market today there are basically two manufacturers that sell or produce 85% of the rubber roofing products. The two manufacturers are Firestone/Bridgestone and Carlisle. These two giants set the installation specifications by witch the construction and design industry adheres too. Quit often when your in the process of looking at a commercial roofing job you will see the term "material and work to be done using Firestone or Carlisle standards or the equivalent of" what that statement says is that all subsidiary companies are an acceptable equivalent. For example Bridgestone is the parent company to Firestone and Genflex. Carlisle is the parent company to Weatherbond and Versico. It can get confusing but it really isn't whatever the specs call for or whatever your personal preference is we can fix, install and warranty your rubber roof.
Thermoplastic polyolefin (TPO) single-ply roofing membranes are among the fastest growing commercial roofing products and have gained broad industry acceptance for their many performance and installation advantages. As the consumer appetite increases for heat-reflective and energy efficient roofing systems, TPO single-ply roofing membranes continue to provide great resistance to ultraviolet, ozone and chemical exposure.
TPO (Thermoplastic polyolefin) are single-ply roofing membranes. TPO has been gaining market share throughout the commercial roofing industry because of its many performance and installation advantages. TPO has become the go to product among energy efficient roofing systems. With exceptional resistance to UV rays and chemical exposure TPO is fast becoming the product of choice across the board in commercial roofing.
Tom Morrell / Roofing and Gutters
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