Shingles are one of the oldest forms of cladding, banana leaves, timber, stone, slate are all shingles. Sheet metal shingles offer a cladding solution where different shapes including rectangular, rhomboid and diamond shape that can be utilised to create a weathered facade. Part shingles available to create straight starting lines.
Benefits of Optima Shingles:
The plywall should be covered with a weather membrane prior to fixing the shingles.
Simple tophats can be fixed creating airspace in front of the primary structure in whatever direction the shingles are aligned and the shingles can be clipped back to the tophat.
Suitable for all types of wall constructions either new build or refurbishment.
Shingles are fixed by stainless steel clips to the profile sheet.
Shingles are a series of interlocking shapes retained to the building via stainless steel clips.
Optima substructure is fully adjustable and can be installed to support a plywood cloaking.