Plastic roofing panels – Plastic roofing is mostly used for smaller structures, especially structures that are not intended to be permanent. Shelf life depends on the type of plastic it is made of the roof top. The more sturdy and durable the plastic is, the more it will cost. Plastic roof is not as close as durable or robust as metal or polycarbonate roof.
Roofing plastics stand in clear contrast with ethylene or steel roofing plates. As plastic roofing panels are lightweight, cost less and easy to install. Plastic roofing panels are primarily suitable for lightweight constructions. Such as a carport, garage, conservatory or garden room where heavy roofs including glass, steel, eternity or brick – cannot be worn by the structure. In addition, most plastic roofing panels are manufactured in transparent plastic.
That makes it easy for the sun’s rays to penetrate, why natural light is all-dominating. Many plastic roofing panels are also manufactured with a cast filter that reduces the emission of UV rays. Therefore, plastic roofing panels are also a perfect match for light buildings, where there is no need for insulation. As the heat formation must come from the sun’s rays. At the same time, it is important to be aware that plastic roofing panels cannot hold the heat during the winter.