To prevent issues arising in roofing projects, it is essential to ensure that high quality materials are selected and installed correctly. The construction industry is currently facing challenges throughout the sector as a marked rise in unbranded EPDM products has been identified.
With the unpredictable winter months approach, thoughts are turning to the risks that subpar products pose to roofing projects of all sizes.
What has led to the rise in unbranded EPDM?
There are many factors that are being linked to this marked increase in the use of lower quality, unbranded EPDM products. These include the impact of stock and personnel shortages following Brexit and the initial stages of the global pandemic.
Transportation has also suffered delays due to driver numbers and as a result, buyers and installers turned to more available alternatives. This is already proving to be a costly mistake for many, who are now facing the high risk of a failed installation.
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