The most important thing with any building, whether it is a home, a warehouse, or a large industrial facility, is that it is weatherproof and watertight. The whole idea of the structure is to shelter the contents and keep them protected. To this end the materials used in the construction need to be perfect.
There is a wide array of different types of roof sheeting to use to create a quality, weatherproof surface. Variants include profiled steel sheets, tile form sheeting, and composite sheet materials. Each type offers different characteristics but they have one important thing in common; there will be some form of gap or joint between each sheet when they are installed on the roof. This is unavoidable but the issue can be overcome to ensure the property is watertight.
Flashings are utilised to protect all kinds of joints, including those between roofing materials, and effectively prevent water ingress. They come in various shapes and sizes to suit the wide array of requirements. It is important to use the right flashing on each joint, ensuring the level of protection is perfect.
An added benefit with flashings is they can come in various colours. This means they can be used to boost weather protection as well as simultaneously enhancing the aesthetics of the property. This is a big selling point for property owners and allows them to make their property stand out more if they wish.
To give the property even more protection guttering is used to redirect water effectively and stop it from pooling on the surface. The gutters need to suit the specifications of the property and must be able to handle the volume of water that passes through them. In the best case they will be sturdy and long lasting.
At Peter Wragge Supplies we are committed to providing the widest possible selection of roof sheeting and complementary products. In the latter we offer flashings and gutters to suit all manner of requirements. We can provide everything you need to make sure your property is weatherproof and the contents are protected. We even make bespoke flashings to suit very specific needs.
If you would like the highest quality products we are the supplier for you. As an added bonus we deliver a fantastic service, helping our clients to select the right products every time.