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Our Build Kits - What our customers say ......

......I would just like to thank you for all your help and co-operation with the planning of our conservatory.....The whole project was a delight to build and we are totally thrilled with the end result.....

M Clark, Clacton.

Just a quick note to say the conservatory was of excellent quality and the installation went perfect with the help of the installation guide which was very easy to understand. Myself and the wife are very pleased with it, so would just like to thank you for your excellent service......

Malcolm M Birmingham

What is the Best Solution To Replace your Old Conservatory Roof - a Glass Roof or Tiled Roof ?

If you are sitting in a cold damp conservatory at present reading this page and wondering what can be done to make your valuable conservatory space more useable cosy and enviting throughout the year , then think very carefully before buying a glass roof to refresh or replace your old conservatory roof. If you truly want to create an all year round useable space our lightweight tiled roof alternatives are a much better permanent solution. We can of course provide a number of glass roof alternatives if it is the only option for you accessed on the left menu roof pages.

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Guardian tiled conservatory roof replacement

Supalite tiled conservatory roof replacement

Ultraframe LivinROOF solid conservatory roof

Is high performance glass up to the job ?

Activ glass, Low emission glass and Argon filling etc are good improvements over old twin core polycarbonate and plain glass but are in our view an expensive mistake if the main purpose is to create an all year round room with an acceptable level of insulation for winter use and heat protection for summer. In basic terms a typical upgraded glass roof replacement achieves around 1 - 1.2U on average ( lower U values are better ) . One of our lightweight tiled roof replacements achieves 0.18U , put simply, up to 6 times better insulation compared to an Activ Low E and argon glass roof for instance, for not a lot more cost !! - Give us a ring if you need clear unbiased information on this point - tel 01162879079. Tiled roofs also provide much better protection from heat and noise compared to glass due to the 125mm -150mm thick high performance dense insulation layer ( Kingspan or Celotex ) - quite clearly more impressive than a 24mm glazed unit whatever it is coated with !

Benefits of solid tiled roofs:

1. 50 year plus lifespan for tiled roofs compared to 15 years for glass roofs
2. Insulation level of 0.18U for tiled compared to 1U for glass - or 5 times better
3. Tiled roof can be walked on if escape is required from upstairs due to a fire
4. LABC registered so acceptable as a roof replacement by local authorities
5. Better levels of sound insulation compared to glass due to 125mm insulation
6. Better protection against heat penetration due to 125mm solid insulation layer
7. Tiled roofs are virtually maintenance free - this is not the case with glass

Our Tiled and Solid roof alternatives to glass conservatory roofs

Guardian tiled conservatory roof replacements are a complete, from the frames up , roof replacement, which typically will be installed and watertight within a day . A full Guardian roof installation for instance including plasterboard and skim is typically 3 days, providing a market leading 0.18u insulation level. Protection from heat and noise is also a superb added benefit due to the amount of dense material ( 200mm thick in total) . Add to this a typical lifespan of more than 50 years to indefinate compared to 15 years for a glass roof, and the right choice is clear.

Supalite tiled conservatory roof replacements are our alternative tiled roof option with similar levels of insulation to Guardian and again with equivalent levels of noise reduction and sun protection. Both roof systems are made from structural aluminium. The Supalite roof has an extended soffit and facia which is a nice touch, matching some conventional roof designs, particularly bungalows. both Guardian and Supalite are LABC registered roofs meaning they are an acceptable conservatory roof replacement with your local building regs department.

Ultraframe LivinROOF solid roof replacements are a nice alternative to tiled roofs with similar levels of insulation gain but with the addition of an internal soffit addition for lighting , similar to an orangery roof.

Guardian tiled conservatory roof replacement

Supalite tiled conservatory roof replacement

Ultraframe LivinROOF solid conservatory roof

So if you require any more information on the best alternative to refresh or replace your conservatory glass or polycarbonate roof give us a ring on 01162879079 or fill out our online quick quote for a fitted or supply only price.

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