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Single Ply Roofing Systems

Armour Roofing Co. has done a lot of commercial roofing in Omaha, and we are often asked to break down the different single ply roofing system options. It’s an important question, and there are several key differences to take into account. These roofing systems have become an increasingly popular choice for flat roof commercial business owners in recent years, and they fall into three main types, EPDM, TPO, and PVC.   EPDM Systems  EPDM (Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer) is an elastic, synthetic rubber roofing membrane. An EPDM roof kit can be fabricated off-site with penetrations pre-installed or welds will be installed onsite. EPDM is most always black in color and has been used for about 60 years for commercial roofing. The black color retains heat from sunlight (a positive or negative…