The fitting process of clay roof tiles is very important and it should considered at the time of choosing the material to be used on the roof.
Dry installation has significant advantages over conventional installation, as well as improving the performance of the roof during both summer and winter.
To ensure that the roof is installed correctly, air must circulate continuously in the space under the roof tiles. This micro-ventilation will allow air to enter via the eave lines and leave through the ridge lines, increasing through the use of ventilation roof tiles distributed along the roof.
During the summer, this air chamber will reduce the amount of heat received by the support for the roof tile and, therefore, the heat transferred into the building, reducing air conditioning costs.
In winter, indoor ventilation will prevent condensation from forming on the materials used to build up the roof (roof tiles, insulation, support, etc.), as they harm their durability. Furthermore, this condensation can affect the comfort of the building, producing moisture that is conducive to the formation of moss and bacteria that reduce the quality of the air inside.
With regards fittings, the use of mortar is not recommended due to its poor reaction with ceramics and the rigidity of joints. Roof tiles should be fixed mechanically or with adhesives made specifically for roof tiles, since these give the materials the necessary room to allow for the movements caused by expansion and changes in temperature.
To ensure their optimal installation, the Roof Tiles should be fixed to a support previously prepared with a double batten layout. Tejas Borja has a wide range of clay accessories and roof components as a solution for the ventilation, waterproofing, illumination and dry installation of roof tiles.
All you need for your roof in our new catalogue 2016 “RAISE the Roof” – A century around tiles.
27 de May de 2016
The Golden Alfa Innovation Award was given by the Spanish Ceramic and Glass Society for the development of SKIN-KER® by Tejas Borja, an installation system that creates a self-ventilating roof with large-format and extensive flat ceramic façade tiles, wrapping the whole building in a product of equal quality and appearance. (2012)
1st Hispalyt Ceramic Roof Tile Architecture Prize for the restoration of “Las Reales Atarazanas de Barcelona”. (2013)
1st Hispalyt Ceramic Roof Tile Architecture Prize for the new construccion project: “House S” (2015-2017)
The Valencia Chamber of Commerce awarded Tejas Borja with Award for Internationalisation in recognition of the expansion that the company began more than two decades ago. (2009)
Best exterior product of the year Price. Award given to the Flat 10 roof tile by the Editorial Board of Architecture Ireland at Architecture Expo Dublin. (Architecture Expo Show 2014)
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