Modern tiles have been created with similar properties to slate that make them almost as hardwearing and long-lasting. Tiles are produced from either concrete or clay, and are more suited to modern houses, as they’re available in an array of styles and colours.
Tiling roofing systems have been installed on pitch roofing projects for 100s of years. Today’s modern, high performance tiles, have very high tensile strength that allows for any structural or thermal movement on the roof.
Tiles can be installed using traditional methods of application, alternatively Higham can offer several different fixing methods for each, to suit any roof. Tiled roofing systems are extremely flexible and can be incorporated using insulation to upgrade thermal performance at design stage.
Higham can advise on the most suitable insulation and fixing methods for your individual project. Higham retain a highly skilled team of slaters and tilers who are both knowledgeable and passionate about their craft, they will ensure that your roof is stunning, sturdy and efficient.