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Since its introduction in 1980, Firestone's RubberGard EPDM system has dominated the single-ply roofing market through its proven performance, durability and flexibility over a wide range of building types.

The RubberGard EPDM system has delivered more than three decades of commercial roofing success by building upon a heritage of innovation in rubber polymer technology. The versatile membrane offers a variety of installation options including fully adhered, ballasted or mechanically attached that deliver superior long-term weather ability and exhibit exceptional wind-uplift resistance.

RubberGard MAX (reinforced) EPDM membrane is an internally reinforced cured single-ply roofing membrane that is designed to combat roof tears and punctures and provides superior resistance to wind forces. Available in 45-, 60-, and 75-mil, this product provides added strength to what is already the longest lasting roofing system.


  • Internally reinforced cured single-ply roof membrane.

  • Combats roof tears and punctures.

  • Performance and Longevity

  • Provides superior strength against wind force.

  • Mechanical, fully adhered or ballasted options.

  • Resistance to UV radiation, ozone and weathering, as well as offers low temperature properties.

  • More flexible than thermoplastic membranes, allowing year-round application.



Since 1980 Firestone's high-quality synthetic rubber compound has been the foundation for RubberGard, the industry's premium-grade EPDM roofing membrane. With durability, flexibility and UV resistance built in, RubberGard EPDM is a versatile roofing solution you can count on. From office buildings and distribution warehouses to hospitals and schools, RubberGard EPDM delivers outstanding, long-lasting performance no matter the climate.

Fully Adhered

  • Available in black or white

  • Popular choice for new construction and re-roofing

  • Ideal where ease of inspection and maintenance is important

  • Highest wind-uplift approvals

  • Adaptable to a variety of substrates and roof configurations

  • 30-year warranties

Ballasted EPDM

  • Features large roofing panels (up to 50 x 200) covered with pavers or smooth, washed stone

  • Fast coverage and economical installation

  • deal for stores, offices and warehouses

  • Aesthetically pleasing appearance

Mechanically Attached

  • Accommodates a wide variety of roof configurations

  • Popular choice for re-roofing

  • Can be engineered to meet a wide variety of wind-uplift requirements

  • 30-year warranties

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