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The strength of our LightWeight Roofing Tiles

The strength of our LightWeight Roofing Tiles

The strength of our LightWeight Roofing Tiles

Are you looking for a durable tile? Then Lightweight Tiles Ltd have the tiles for you!

Watch as these Lightweight Tiles go up against a 4 tonne forklift and come out unscathed. Showing you just how tough these Lightweight Tiles really are! It’s not every day you get to say your roofing tile can stand up to 4 tonnes of pressure is it?

Our LightWeight Roofing System can be walked up on, which means installation is easier. Maintaining the upkeep of the tiles can be made easier with the access of walking on them. 

The strength of our LightWeight Roofing Tiles


The strength of our LightWeight Roofing Tiles

The strength of our LightWeight Roofing Tiles

As you can see from the first video, we have had a fork truck drive over our tiles and theres not been any damage caused. We also had the fork truck drive over the granulated tile whilst there were three people stood on the forks. When the director picked the tile up the tile still looked brand new. 

Did you know you can pressure wash our lightweight tiles to keep the maintenance up. 

I had been looking for a few years for a new roof for my conservatory as it was too hot in summer and too cold in winter to use. I had had quotes over £11,000 for a new complete roof, removing the glass, which I thought was pointless. The glass acts as insulation and would be a huge waste of money because it would of been just thrown in the bin.

Being a Mechanical Engineer, I worked out that if I could find something lightweight and looked like the roof fitted to my house, it would be a great idea for the new roof. The weight loading for the conservatory was worked out to withstand the extra load of a few feet of snow, turned to ice, so I knew the extra weight of a lightweight roofing system would be fine.

I found Light Weight Tiles, http://www.lightweighttiles.co.uk/ by chance, on searching the net. When I saw that the tiles weighed in at 6 kg per square metre, I knew they were not a problem for my conservatory and with the choice of different finishes, I was able (having purchased the sample pack) to choose a tiles that matched my house roof.

I could of fitted the tiles myself but felt it was a better idea to use one of their recommended fitters.

After striking a great deal with the fitters, they came and did the job. It only took 6 hours to do my 28 square metre conservatory and it looked fantastic. I did have the inside done at the same time with simple white panelled pvc covering, which helped with deflect ting the light and finished the job off perfect.

I am so pleased with the finished roof and it has made our conservatory useable all year round.

I would highly recommend Light Weight Tiles to anyone wanting a simple, cheap and beautiful way to turn their conservatory into a useable room.

And the added bonus is, the tiles are made from recycled materials.

- P Fryer , Weston Super Mare

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