Stainless Steel Roofing FAQs
Stainless steel roofing is popular around the world for its durability, reliability and low maintenance nature. In this article, the team at Salmon Solutions are going to answer some of the most commonly-asked questions about stainless steel roofing.
What are the benefits of stainless steel roofing?
Stainless steel roofing is incredibly durable with a long lifespan, and it’s also 100% recyclable, so it’s ideal for construction projects that want to focus on sustainability without compromising on the quality of the build.
How is stainless steel roofing laid?
Stainless steel roofing can be laid in two different ways:
- Batten roll
- Standing seam
What underlay is best for stainless steel roofing?
We recommend the use of Metmat underlay for your stainless steel roofing.
How much does stainless steel weigh?
The weight of stainless steel depends on the thickness. 0.5mm thick stainless steel weighs approx 4.00kg per square metre and 0.6mm thick stainless steel weighs approx 4.76kg per square metre.
How long does stainless steel roofing last?
High-quality stainless steel roofing from the experts at Salmon Solutions can last for 80-100 years.
What Products are available for stainless steel roofs?
- Uginox Patina K44
- Uginox Top 316
- Greencoat PLX
You can choose from a range of finishes and colours for your stainless steel roofing, with rainwater goods to match if required.
Salmon Solutions are a leading installer of stainless steel roofing for customers nationwide, drawing upon our years of experience and our expert knowledge of the roofing process to ensure long-lasting, high-quality installations for projects of all kinds. For more information about our stainless steel roofing services, or for any of the other services we provide, get in touch with us today.