At Permacote, we are specialists in the installation of a wide range of flat roofing systems including:

  • EPDM Rubberbond
  • Liquid Plastic
  • GRP Fiberglass
  • Felt

Whatever you need for the design, supply and installation of a new flat roof, we have it covered here at Permacote. There are different roofing materials on the market today to choose from and our polite and friendly team will be more than happy to explain the differences in the materials and why one roofing system may be better for your application than another.


  • EPDM stands for Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer
  • Ideal for any type of flat roof with a life expectancy of 50 years
  • Dark grey in colour, black when wet
  • Resistant to ozone, UV radiation and extremes of temperatures which is why it is used worldwide
  • Designed and proven to outlast conventional flat roofing materials
  • Environmentally friendly, EPDM has received ISO14001 certification for their environmental management system, limited environmental impact during manufacture and use
  • Less joins reducing the chance of leaks
  • Will never split, guaranteed against leakage for 20 years
  • Existing flat roof is stripped, repaired if needed, a custom panel of EPDM is cut to size, positioned and adhered with cold applied adhesives, edge trims are applied to seal perimeter
  • Precut to fit the size of your roof so no wastage, size of EPDM sheet is 15 meters x 61 meters
  • Great for new builds as it accommodates building movements
  • Easy to install, no hot bitumen
  • No loose chippings to block your guttering
  • Little maintenance required
  • Can cope with all weather conditions from the Middle East to the Arctic conditions of Alaska
  • Can be used for both large commercial roofs to all residential roofs
  • Designed for light foot traffic


  • A glass fibre reinforced liquid applied modified polyurethane
  • A cost effective versatile membrane
  • Excellent adhesion to most surfaces
  • Suitable for new roofs or as an overlay of existing
  • Ideal for the repair of existing membranes
  • Creates a fully adhered and seamless membrane
  • Accepts foot traffic
  • BBA/ ETA certified for a life expectancy in excess of 25-years
  • Available in any RAL colour


Are you looking for the installation of a new pitched roof?

At Permacote we design, supply and install new pitched roofs using quality roof tiles from suppliers such as Jutland Slate, Sandtoft, Lafarge, Keymer and Cembrit Blunn.

Our family run team will advise and guide you on the different textures and colours of the materials available to you and which tile or slate will best suit the style of your property and blend well with your surroundings.

If you are looking for solar panels or ventilation tiles to be fitted into your existing roof or have minor repairs to be made, then do not delay, visit our Roof Repairs page or call us today for a competitive quotation on Freephone 0800 169 7525.


GRP (glass reinforced polyester) is an immensely versatile material which is lightweight but has an inherent strength. Key points include:

  • Weather resistant
  • Attractive finish
  • Creates a fully bonded & seamless membrane
  • Applied cold so no mess
  • Exceptional durability
  • Suitable for most types of flat or low pitched roofs
  • Ideal for walkways, balconies and roof gardens
  • Available in any RAL colour


A proven favourite with both home and business owners. Highly durable and cost effective with minimal maintenance required.

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A roof is only as good as the insulation to the property it provides. For full or partial roof insulation to be installed on an existing roof or to have your existing insulation taken out and replaced, on pitched or flat roofs, speak to our team who will advise you accordingly.

Our team at Permacote, with over 100 years of roofing experience will install the perfect flat roof for your home or business, call us to arrange a site visit to discuss your individual requirements and budget and we will do the rest.

All roofing work is fully guaranteed and because we are members of the Confederation of Roofing Contractors, all roofing work carried out by Permacote is automatically backed by a further 10 year guarantee.

With public liability insurance of £10m, no deposit needed to start your job, and the fact that we will beat any genuine quotation, what else do you need to give us a call. Call our friendly team today on Freephone 0800 169 7525.

When it comes to refurbishing your roof, you want to be sure that the company carrying out the work will not only do a good job but also that your legal obligations are met. By using a CompetentRoofer registered contractor, you can rest assured that they have been audited and inspected against a robust set of criteria including, a financial check, office audit, and site inspection prior to joining and throughout their membership.

A Competent Roofer contractor has the unique ability to self-certify that the work they complete complies with the relevant Building Regulations in England & Wales. If you are replacing 50% of more of your roof, it is a legal requirement that you upgrade the insulation and obtain a Building Regulations Compliance Certificate (BRCC). When the work has been signed off as complete you, the homeowner, will receive a BRCC and insurance backed guarantee. Importantly, LABC will automatically be notified that the works have taken place, fulfilling your legal obligation. For more information, check out our website https://www.competentroofer.co.uk/homeowners/