Roofing Sheets

Roof sheets and roof panels are used in a variety of applications from laundry suntraps to greenhouses to farm buildings. Browse our Range of Roofing Sheets below and if you have any questions do not hesitate to contact us via LiveChat or Call 020 3481 1978. Read Our Guide to know more about roofing sheets.

The roofing industry in the world has undergone a massive shift in the past few decades. To add shelter to outdoor areas roofing sheets are one of the cost-effective ways. The outdoor area may vary according to the construction. Roofing sheets are also used to lay on top of the existing roof to protect it from all weather conditions.

What are the materials used for roofing sheets?

  • Polycarbonate roofing sheets

Polycarbonate roofing sheets are made from strong thermoplastic material which is very light and can handle extreme cold and hot temperatures. It is unbelievably tough; it absorbs almost no moisture and is also fire and chemical resistant. Making it one of the perfect roofing sheets for decks, conservatory, garage, BBQ shelters, porches, and greenhouse. 

Learn more about how to installation of polycarbonate roofing sheets on the Axiome installation guide.

  • Bitumen roofing sheet

Bitumen roofing sheets are assembled using saturated organic fibers (bitumen), which creates an exceptionally durable and strong material. They are lightweight, waterproof and maintenance-free. Installing a bitumen roofing sheet is extremely easy and is suitable for all pitches. 

Corrugated roofing is a great way to top a garden shed, shop, or patio. It's quick, easy, and you can do it yourself. You only need some basic tools and materials.

  • Metal roofing sheets

Metal roofing sheets are generally made from stainless steel, copper or aluminum. The metal roofing sheet possesses high insulation properties and can withstand high snow, wind, and rain. Metal sheets are resistant to attack by insects, rots, and pests and they don’t easily crack or break. 

Various types of coatings are used on metal sheets to make it reflective, provide waterproofing and prevent it from rusting. Coating like zinc-tin coating, ceramic coating, lead-coated copper coating, and epoxy are used for various needs.

  • PVC roofing sheets

PVC roof is made from two layers of PVC material and in between the two layers, polyester is added to act as a reinforcement. A layer of acrylic is added to the roof to make it repellent to dirt and add reflective properties.

What are the types of roofing sheets?

  • Corrugated roof sheet

Corrugated roofing sheets offer superior structural support and are the traditional roofing sheets used for commercial, agriculture and industrial purpose. 

  • Flat roof sheet

Flat roof sheets are used for the primary purpose to create flashing with roof and are used when linear and clean finish is to be obtained.

  • Multiwall roof sheets 

The structure of multiwall roof sheets is cellular with a minimum of two or more walls and connective ribbing. Because of this cellular structure, it creates an air space which helps in reducing thermal transfer. They are durable, lightweight and impact resistant.  

  • Roofing sheet box profile 

They are a modern alternative to traditional corrugated roof sheets. The structure of these sheets helps the water to flow smoothly and provides extra support and stability to the roof. 

Advantages of roof sheets over roof tiles?

  • Lightweight

All the available roofing sheets are extremely lightweight when compared to traditional roof tiles. They are thin, easy to handle and takes less space then roofing tiles. Roofing sheets are easy to install and can be installed on your own.

  • Excellent insulation values

When installed properly roofing sheets offer a great insulation value as they can easily be sealed and packed. The excellent insulation values offered by these roofing sheet helps to protect the environment and reduces the noise coming from outside like rainwater thumping. 

  • Outstanding light transmission

The light transmission property offered by clear roofing sheets benefits to save energy as these sheets allow natural light to pass through it. This decreases the need to use artificial lights reducing the energy bills over a period.

Also, it is proven that there are a lot of physical and psychological benefits of natural sunlight on the human body.  https://www.healthline.com/health/natural-light-benefits

  • UV resistant 

UV resistant roofing sheets help to decrease ozone emission making them environment-friendly. UV resistant coating helps to increase the life of the sheet and decreases the cost of energy used. UV layer on roofing sheets makes them best to use for greenhouse, gardens and commercial buildings.  

  • Cost-effective

The cost of constructing something using a roof sheet fits in any budget. There is a range of products from low range to high range to select from with a good quality of products.  

  • Installation

Roof sheets are easy to install with some basic tools and materials. Every company provides its easy installation guidebook which should be followed for outstanding results.

  • Efficient drainage

These sheets provide efficient drainage if installed properly. They eliminate waterlogging providing easier maintenance resulting in life longevity of the product.

Where are the roofing sheets used? 

Roofing sheets are mostly used but are not limited to  

  • Garden sheds 

  • Patio 

  • Shopfronts 

  • Garage 

  • Greenhouse 

  • Decks 

How much is a roofing sheet?

The cost of roofing sheet depends on the various things like 

  • Type of roofing sheet 

  • Area to be covered

  • Design 

  • Quality and durability of product 

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