Cutting-edge system to combat corrosion

Tor Coating’s Unicover EdgeProtect system provides a high-performance and cost-effective means of tackling cut edge corrosion. Using a liquid zinc-based formula to waterproof sheet edges and prevent rust, Unicover EdgeProtect seals and safeguards corroded edges.

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Unicover EdgeProtect System

Cut edge corrosion occurs where the uncoated edges of coil-coated Plastisol sheets have been exposed to weathering. To combat this, Unicover’s EdgeProtect system has been developed to provide a cost-effective means of tackling cut edge corrosion by sealing and safeguarding corroded edges.

A high-performance product, when timed correctly this product is sure to extend the life of your cladding system and can also be used to stop roof leaks – helping to save on the potential cost of replacing cladding.

EdgeProtect incorporates a high-quality primer which exhibits superb adhesion onto prepared metal and existing coil coated finishes. A flexible butylene tape adds strength across the sheet edge which is then further reinforced with a fibre filled coating delivering a 20 year performance.

Part of the well-established Rust-oleum group, with over 40 years worth of experience in the industry, at Tor Coatings we’re proud to offer effective waterproofing solutions all over the nation. In addition, as leading providers of cut edge corrosion products, you can buy from us safe in the knowledge that you’ll receive high-performance products from a high-quality manufacturer time and time again.

What’s more, with our no quibble warranty promise and roofing systems covered by insurance-backed policies, at Tor Coatings, we can guarantee our customers a no-fuss journey along with an exceptional service.

Why choose Unicover EdgeProtect

Long-term protection

EdgeProtect will extend the life of your cladding system, saving on the cost of replacing it.

Waterproofing

Cut edge corrosion treatment can include a full waterproofing system to stop any leaks.

Durable

Reinforce and strengthen the sheet edge to provide up to 20 years performance.

Added Protection

For extra protection we use an anti-corrosion primer to provide long-lasting protection.

Colour matching

If you require colour matched finish, our Unicover topcoats will allow RAL, BS or NCS colours. We also make RAL9006 in the Unicover Ultra S.

Unicover EdgeProtect System

Breakdown of EdgeProtect layers:

1. Anti-corrosive primer

2. Butyl reinforced tape

3. Fibre reinforced waterproofing layer

4. Top coat as specified

5. Translucent rooflight coating

"We've found the Tor Coatings Unicover system to be the most cost effective cladding coating and cut edge corrosion system on the market. We know that we can offer our customers cost savings when looking at projects and also offer solid guarantees. Tor also offer an excellent back up and aftercare service. Highly recommend."

John Simpson, RJ Site Spray

A colour to suit all your project needs and requirements

If you require colour matched finish, our Unicover S topcoat will allow RAL, BS or NCS colours. Metallic finishes will need to be discussed with your Tor Area Business Manager.

How we will work with you

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Free Survey

Our site surveys are FREE. Our first step is to listen, to learn and to collaborate. One of our highly experienced Area Business Managers will meet with you to discuss your project and undertake a free survey of your roof, noting any issues and defects to ensure every aspect of the project is clearly understood and documented thoroughly.

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Project Specification

Your Area Business Manager will recommend professional contractors to complete your installation. A detailed, bespoke written project specification will then be issued including CAD drawings as required. This specification explains how every detail of the roof will be tackled. Your Area Business Manager will always be be on hand to answer any questions you might have.

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Installation

Your Area Business Manager and our technical service team will be there to monitor the various stages of your installation and ensure the project specification is followed correctly. You can be safe in the knowledge that we partner only with contracting companies whose customer service principles and values are aligned with our own.

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Aftercare

For added peace of mind, all of our systems are offered with a comprehensive range of no quibble warranties. We are also pleased to offer building owners our insurance-backed guarantee, TorGuard.

Online CPD Learning? We've got it covered.

We’ve adapted our accredited CPD training from on-site sessions to free online courses, so you can continue your learning in a socially distanced environment. So, if you’re a specifier, building manager or architect looking to use their time wisely, we’ve got it covered.

Coronavirus update: Please note that we are still open for business and following the latest government advice on safe working.