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Annual Report: "Building Resilience"Read More
Cataclysmic natural events, stronger and longer-lasting, are threatening the resilience of the built environment. ERA’s annual report details state-of-the-art thinking on creating a resilient roof.
EPDM in Sustainable StructuresRead more
EPDM in a passive-design multi-family dwelling. Energy efficiency plus long-term durability made it the architect’s choice for this Washington DC retrofit.
AN EPDM ROOF FOR EVERY CLIMATERead more
There’s more to being green than black or white. EPDM is the only roofing material that offers solutions for ALL climates without the need for additional coatings or modifications.
FULLY ADHERED OR MECHANICALLY FASTENED?Read More
Which installation is best in an EPDM roofing system? This video shows the difference, and helps you make the correct choice for your building.
LONG-TERM SERVICERead more
How long will an EPDM roof last? Lab testing and field samples say this membrane will work hard for thirty years or more.
"COOL" ROOFS AND ENERGY EFFICIENCYRead more
It’s time to reflect on the real value of “cool roofs”. How do they factor into overall energy savings, and when are dark membranes the most energy efficient choice? Our science-based studies will help you make the right choice for your climate.