Technical Bulletin

Temporary Product Substitutions

Posted by on October 11, 2021 in Bulletin, Technical Bulletin | Comments Off on Temporary Product Substitutions

While the roofing and waterproofing industries continue to be challenged by global supply constraints, GenFlex is committed to working with you to complete projects and satisfy customer expectations.  This bulletin outlines the product substitutions GenFlex will approve on an individual project basis while raw material shortages continue. For a project with a product substitution to receive a GenFlex Roofing System Warranty, an approved Technical Deviation must be applied to the Pre-Installation Notice (PIN).  PINs should be submitted at least two weeks prior to project start.  Please contact your GenFlex Sales Representative or Regional Technical Coordinator for assistance submitting Technical Deviation Requests.  Always provide the...

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Tan (HR) EZ TPO Announcement

Posted by on January 19, 2021 in Bulletin, Marketing Bulletins, Technical Bulletin | Comments Off on Tan (HR) EZ TPO Announcement

GenFlex Introduces Tan (HR) EZ TPO GenFlex’s new Tan (HR) EZ TPO color has been slightly changed to be in compliance with higher reflectivity codes. Our new Tan (HR) EZ TPO features the same formulation & benefits of the original Tan membrane, but now with 15% improved Solar Reflectivity. The new membrane color meets California’s Title 24 rigorous requirement for reflectivity and will also be eligible for the LEED v4/v4.1 sustainable heat island effect credit. Tan (HR) EZ TPO membrane and accessories will fully replace the original Tan color TPO membrane and accessories effective December 31st, 2020.   The new product information and transition plan is listed as follows.   In Scope Products: •  EZ TPO Membrane &...

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An Important Announcement Affecting All Contractor Service Work

Posted by on January 17, 2021 in Bulletin, Technical Bulletin | Comments Off on An Important Announcement Affecting All Contractor Service Work

An Important Announcement Affecting All Contractor Service Work Firestone is implementing significant improvements to the Service process which impacts all Firestone and GenFlex Contractors. Please ensure your company is familiar with, and prepared to take advantage of, this new process. Beginning in early 2021, Firestone will begin managing service work exclusively through a new app called FSBP Service. Once deployed, the Firestone Service App will be the only way for your company to receive a warranty work order and to submit a warranty service invoice.   About the Firestone Service App The Firestone Service App was developed to fill voids in the warranty service order process reported by building...

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Cold Weather Application Guide

Posted by on October 16, 2020 in Bulletin, Technical Bulletin | Comments Off on Cold Weather Application Guide

Cold temperatures change the physical properties of adhesives, sealants, primers, and coatings, and alter the handling characteristics of roofing membranes due to increased rigidity.  The information in this bulletin is intended to help installers successfully apply GenFlex materials in cold weather.  GenFlex recommends cold weather application procedures be used when ambient and substrate conditions fall below 40 °F (4 °C).  Refer to applicable Product Data Sheets (PDS) for specific storage and application recommendations. ADHESIVES, SEALANTS, AND PRIMERS STORAGE Store all adhesives, sealants, and primers between 60 °F (16 °C) and 80 °F (27 °C) to ensure proper mixing and dispensing of the products, and...

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