Britmet Lightweight Roofing Ltd has the widest range of lightweight tile effect roofing systems in the market place. Incorporating a large selection of profiles and a supported structural support cassette available. All of our lightweight roofing tiles and panels are manufactured to meet the client‘s needs. Also, including a selection of two thicknesses as well as a selection of colours.
What is a low pitch roof? Generally, it is considered a roof of 20 degrees or less. Common building types such as garages, lean to’s, conservatories, non-traditional housing, pitch felt roofs. All these roofs have been generally fixed with an unattractive industrial-looking cement fibre roof sheet finish or a felt roof system.
Britmet Lightweight Roofing product range gives the specifier get flexibility. Our range of profiles can achieve roof pitches as low as 5 degrees using our Pantile 2000 system. Our Slate 2000 and Plaintile at 12 degrees and the Ultratile, Villatile and Profile 49 at 10 degrees. As a result, we can give the client a traditional tile effect at very low pitches.
Britmet Lightweight Roofing roof tile systems are 1/7 the weight of traditional heavy tiles. With 300 tiles or the equivalent 140m2 per pallet, compared to 50m2 of traditional tiles on a pallet we can transport our products far more efficiently, cost-effectively and with lower CO2 emissions.
Our large range of lightweight profiles allows the client use of our products on many build types, from non-traditional housing, flat to pitch roof conversions. As well as, conservatories, modular housing, park homes, and chalets, to name a few.
Britmet Lightweight Roofing’s low weight tile systems give the specifiers the benefits of using a traditional tile appearance with a low weight of just 7 kg/m2.
Britmet Lightweight Roofing lightweight Slate 2000, Profile 49 Villatile , Plaintile , Ultratile roofing tiles and slates have been designed to speed up installation time on site, reducing installation cost and reducing CDM risks “less time working at heights” Each Britmet Lightweight Roofing profile has been designed to allow for the equivalent of 8 no traditional tiles or 5 traditional slates to be fixed in one go. Greatly speeding up the installation and reducing health and safety risks while on site.
Britmet Lightweight Roofing’s Pantile 2000 is an eave to ridge tile sheet. The fastest lightweight profile to install. The Pantile 2000 comes in sheet form 1040mm cover width and is manufactured in sheets sizes from 1.53m -8.00m long. Also, it is fixed to steel or timber purlins at 1200 – 1500mm centres with coloured sela head fasteners. Ideally suited for an asbestos and tin sheet roof replacements.