1. Products
  2. Tiles & Slate

Tiles & Slate

The choice of tile options with our solid roof solution means we have options that compliment almost any home. Our standard lightweight tile option is available in four colour choices with hip sections to match, the interlocking nature of this product make this the fitters favourite as it’s quicker installation times and low pitch capabilities prove this is a very versatile product.

Aesthetically the Tapco slate offers consumers a perfect match for existing slate house roofsFor centuries, slate roofing has been desired for its durability and beauty. With authentic surfaces and edges, TapcoSlate highlights the handsome character of slate, at the same time enhancing roof performance through innovative design. Unlike natural slate, TapcoSlate won’t break or delaminate and comes with a 40-year Warranty.

Solid Insulated Roofs

Highly insulated solid & tiled roofs for conservatory roof replacements or home extensions.

Lightweight tile Features

  • Up to 25% quicker to install over conventional tiles
  • 80% lighter than a standard concrete tile
  • Maintains integrity at a minimum low pitch of 12.5 degrees
  • Extremely robust, minimal breakages during transportation and fitting
  • Fixes and interlocks in eight, much more vandal and burglar proof
  • Made from environmentally sustainable products otherwise destined for landfill
  • Fixing directly onto top board of our insulated roof system
  • Fully recyclable at end of life

Lightweight tile

A flat, precision manufactured, recycled polymer, lightweight roof tile with excellent green credentials. It has a low profile chamfered front leading edge which is aesthetically pleasing in all aspects, this sits comfortably between a traditional slate and ‘modern’ roof tile proving a very versatile option to installers.

It is extremely simple to fix yet performs exceptionally, locking into adjacent tiles to form a fully integrated roof covering. It is suitable for all buildings including conservatory replacements due to the light weight design and low pitch capability. Lightweight tiles perform to roof pitches as low as 12.5 degrees.

Colour Options

Stone Black

Pewter Grey

Terracotta

Chestnut Brown

TapcoSlate

The TapcoSlate highlights the handsome character of slate, at the same time enhancing roof performance through design. The tile is a mixture of limestone and PVC and provides a lightweight alternative to traditional slate which is easy to cut and work with on site without compromising performance.

Unlike natural slate TapcoSlate won’t break or delaminate.  The slates are created with moulds cast from real slate and colour-through design and UV stabilisation ensure “stay true” richness for traditional colours such as Pewter Grey and Terracotta red and unique selections such as Chestnut Brown and Grey/Black blended tiles.  The TapcoSlate gives you an authentic and attractive look and carries a 40 year warranty, a perfect match to any traditional slate roof.

Colour Options

Stone Black

Pewter Grey

Terracotta

Chestnut Brown

TapcoSlate Features

  • Made from resin bonded, crushed virgin Dolomite limestone, TapcoSlate has the random texture and edges of natural slate
  • TapcoSlate is lightweight, easy to handle and can be fixed by either hammer and nail or nail gun
  • Available in a range of attractive colours and blends
  • When tested to BS476 part 3, an AA fire rating is achieved for installation on boarded roofs
  • Backed by a 40-year Warranty
  • Marked with nailing and exposure guides and horizontal spacers, maintaining integrity when fixing
  • Packs of 25 mean easier handling and quicker roof loading
  • Quicker to lay than natural slate

Contact Our Experts

Our expert support team can discuss your specific needs and provide details on products relevant to your installations.

01254 871 800

Marketing Support

We have a dedicated downloads section where you will find all our product brochures available in PDF format.

Should you require a brochure delivery or other marketing materials, please contact our marketing department  by emailing marketing@prefixsystems.co.uk