Every UK homeowner is looking for ways to save on energy use, and installing an eco-friendly roof is certainly going to result in a dramatic reduction of your energy use. The special layer of insulation is added prior to reroofing, which installs a second layer of roof tiles, and with the existing roof, plus the insulation and the second layer of roof tiles, you have a significant improvement in thermal insulation.
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The local roofers in Leeds would have extensive experience in reroofing for insulation purposes, and it isn’t as expensive as one might think, as the existing roof is not removed, rather a special layer of insulation material is installed prior to adding a second set of roof tiles.
An eco-roof brings with it the following benefits:
- Significant Increase in thermal insulation.
- Providing an added payer of roof protection.
- Saving of Energy – Regardless of the type of roof you have, with an extra layer of insulation, your heating won’t have to work too hard.
The new roof is also very attractive, and you can choose from a range of colours and designs, creating a feature that complements the property.
No Interior Work Necessary
The entire reroofing can be carried out on the exterior, which means there’s no ceiling repairs to make good, and once the roof is installed, no one would ever know you have an additional roof surface.
If you would like to explore the potential that an eco-roof offers, talk you a local roofing contractor that has experience with thermal insulation in the form of re-roofing.