Flex-R Approved Contractor

RubberBond and FleeceBack is manufactured by Carlisle Syntec and distributed throughout the British Isles by Flex-R Ltd. We are proud to be a Flex-R Approved Contractor. This is the Premier league of roofing solutions. The direct relationship we have with the British distributor, Flex-R means we have superior supply and support from the RubberBond FleeceBack EPDM distributor. Get a quote today:

RubberBond FleeceBack EPDM Approved Contractor

RubberBond FleeceBack EPDM; is manufactured by Carlisle Syntec, distributed throughout the British Isles by Flex-R Ltd. This forms a direct relationship between the approved contractor and the British distributor. This offers a superior supply and support experience for the RubberBond FleeceBack EPDM contractor.

The contractor benefits from the knowledgeable representatives and staff at Flex-R to assist throughout the entire relationship from training, sales support, on site training, pre & post installation inspections and technical advice providing you with the service you need.

What sets RubberBond FleeceBack EPDM apart besides the outstanding product is that it can only be obtained & installed by trained and approved registered contractors who have attended and passed the FleeceBack training course at our facilities in Buckinghamshire and the consequent on site training and inspections.

RubberBond FleeceBack is ideal for all roofing specialists who need a system that is suitable for all roofing projects and offers superior rooftop protection and long term performance. The thick 2.6mm combination of fleece backing and EPDM membrane creates a rooftop that can withstand the toughest of conditions. The benefits of the fleece are more than just strength, the fleece enables the membrane to be bonded to a wide range of substrates and the extra thickness allows for a simple, fast installation.

Installing RubberBond Gives you...

  • The superior strength of the 2.6mm fleece reinforced EPDM
  • No shrinkage - unlike standard EPDM membranes
  • Faster, stronger adhesion to all surfaces with the fleece backing
  • Better coverage of existing surface
  • Only available to approved contractors, not to the DIY sector
  • Proven to last for over 50 years
  • No heat or welding
  • During installation
  • Able to be easily fitted at any time of the year
  • FleeceBack adds toughness, durability and ease of fitting
  • Factory Applied Tape: 75% faster, 30% stronger
  • No installation of peel stops or base tie-ins necessary
  • 20 year insurance backed guarantee scheme
  • Clean & safe to install
  • Approved by the BBA & NHBC

About RubberBond FleeceBack EPDM and Flex-R

RubberBond FleeceBack EPDM, exclusively distributed by Flex-R Ltd throughout the British Isles, is manufactured by Carlisle Syntec of America and only available to, installed by, trained independent Approved Local Contractors.

FleeceBack Warehouse

Founded over 12 years ago Flex-R Ltd and has built up a solid and reputation in the roofing industry for synthetic single - ply roofing membranes.

We specialise in the development, production and supply of waterproofing systems and have enjoyed constant growth of our product sales since our formation.

Our world leading products combined with our excellent price/quality relation and our motivated team of employees we offer a unique solution providing architects, roofers, contractors and property owners 100% security for a water tight result.

In order to easily service all customers, Flex-R Ltd. has huge stocks of RubberBond FleeceBack EPDM membranes and accessories for fast, efficient delivery from our two national distribution centres.

Supporting our contractors

As an advanced, high quality product, it is important that a correct installation is carried out to achieve the full benefits of the roofing system. This is why our network of approved installers have all received individual RubberBond FleeceBack training both at our Buckinghamshire training centre and on-site. They are then continually assessed and provided with on-going technical and product support.

This philosophy of making training and support a part of our products adds an extra level of quality to any finished RubberBond FleeceBack EPDM roof installation and an extra level of service to our contractors.

Our technical support is provided by a team of flat roofing experts who have experience across the full spectrum of roofing installations. In order to maintain the high quality installation levels associated with RubberBond FleeceBack our technical support is provided for the full lifecycle of an installation.

  • Attendance at pre-start meetings
  • Comprehensive installation inspection visits
  • A final inspection of the work to ensure that the highest level of workmanship has been achieved before a guarantee is issued

Continual development

At Flex-R we believe that our products are the best available anywhere on the market but we don't let this stop us trying to continually improve what we offer.

From adhesives and primers to drainage accessories and installation tools we are continually looking to expand and improve our product range to ensure the end building owner receives a flat roof that exceeds any other available.

We also continually review and update our installation guidelines to include any new practices and innovations that make an installation easier to complete and of a higher finished standard.

Flex-R Carlisle

Carlisle Syntec have been the world leaders in the manufacture of EPDM roofing systems and roofing membranes since their introduction over 50 years ago. With over 1.2 billion square meters of EPDM installed worldwide they can boast a far greater product coverage than any other manufacturer. This experience, coupled with constant innovation and investment has allowed them to perfect the manufacturing process required to produce the precision, high quality RubberBond FleeceBack membrane.

  • Carlisle provides what no other single-ply manufacturer can - over 50 years of experience, credibility and reliability
  • The world's largest single ply flat roofing manufacturer
  • Over 1 billion square metres of material installed with world wide usage
  • Flex-R provides full training
  • Technical expertise to its approved contracting network
  • Flex-R provides comprehensive support for the specification and use of its products and systems

Sources: Flex-R and Rubberbond.