To replace natural tiles, in Finland in the last century, its metal counterpart was invented. It was low cost.
Despite the fact that abroad, and even in our country, housing is built mainly from traditional materials, metal tiles in the niche of medium-price and budget housing are in the lead. The roof of metal tiles is mainly acquired by small buildings for commercial purposes.
The key to the popularity of metal tiles is their low cost, as well as ease of installation, visual appeal and durability.
Moreover, most of the buildings in our time are built using sandwich panels and are protected by fences made of profiled sheets. If you correctly choose the color scheme that will fit the building into the environment, which includes the industrial and natural landscape, then the new building will acquire attractive features.
The wall of the building is not visible behind the fence, but the roof immediately catches your eye. Therefore, her appearance plays a big role. The metal tile is made of painted galvanized steel. The customer himself can choose the color from the catalog. Thus, everyone can choose a roof according to their color preferences.
For the right choice of colors, it is best to contact an experienced designer. You have to spend some money, but it’s worth it. After you have chosen the color of the metal tile, you should think about its installation.
Installation of metal tiles can be done by contacting the construction team for help, and you can also do the installation yourself. The first option, of course, implies a monetary cost. If you decide to do the installation yourself, then you will not need any additional costs.
Installation of a metal tile is not a complicated procedure, and therefore often does without the involvement of highly qualified craftsmen.
In order to install a metal tile, you need to perform a few simple steps:
one. Calculate the amount of material
2. Build a truss system
3. Install boards: frontal and eaves
4. Produce insulation, pre-laying waterproofing
5. Make a crate for a metal tile
6. Install the bottom valley and cornice strip
7. Next, the “apron” of the chimney must be installed
eight. Mount metal sheets
9. Install remaining items