If you want a roof that offers the natural light of the outside world while you still enjoy those indoor comforts like protection from the elements, you’re ready for a polycarbonate roof. In the past, roofing was made of materials that shielded occupants from wind, rain, and snow, but couldn’t offer natural illumination. Technological advances have led to the creation of polycarbonate, an innovative building material that tells Mother Nature when she can enter and when she must stay outside. If you want to learn more about how polycarbonate roofing can enhance your interior living and working space, the building experts at Danpal can help you.
Four Reasons To Install Polycarbonate Roofing
Polycarbonate is light in weight, making it easy to transport, handle, and install. This feature makes polycarbonate roofing an economical choice as well as a practical and esthetic decision. With less labor required in the process, time and money are both saved.
Weather rules the skies, but with polycarbonate roofing, there’s resistance to the impact of hail, snow, wind, and rain. Polycarbonate is extremely durable and capable of withstanding the forces of nature.
Polycarbonate roofing isn’t just a shield against harsh, cold weather. It also protects against the sun’s harmful UV rays. When UV rays aren’t allowed to penetrate the roofing, interior spaces can stay cooler even when it’s hot outside. They can also retain indoor heat when the weather is cold. The benefits to your energy bills will be quickly apparent. What’s equally important is the benefit to the environment. Less energy is used and the building’s carbon footprint is minimized.
While plastic roofing can discolor with age, polycarbonate retains a clear appearance that continues to allow the light from outside to come through. People who love the effects of Dangal’s famed daylighting architecture will welcome transparent polycarbonate roofing.
The Appeal of Clear Polycarbonate Roofing
Natural light has been proven to be a source of wellbeing for human beings, but we can’t live outdoors. So polycarbonate roofing system is the next best thing. We can enjoy the remarkable benefits of natural illumination: we see better, we feel better, we’re more productive. Danpal’s holistic approach to the manufacturing of building materials like polycarbonate means getting the most out of a sunny day without paying too high a price. Polycarbonate reflects but doesn’t absorb UV rays, so we don’t have to worry about any potential ill effects. Sunlight and shade can be controlled so that glare is reduced.
When the weather outside is frightful, being inside is delightful because your polycarbonate roof is keeping the cold and wet elements outside where they belong.
The Esthetics of Polycarbonate Roofing
When you decide to install polycarbonate roofing, you’re making a decision that adds beauty to the construction. Although polycarbonate is often transparent like glass, it can be customized so that colors, levels of transparency, finishes, and textures can be added. With polycarbonate as the material of choice, you’ve decided to let your roofing reflect the character of the structure. Traditional or modern, bold or subtle . . . the choice is up to you.
Polycarbonate Roofing Is The Energy Efficient Choice
How well your residential or commercial structure insulates its interior is a significant factor when assessing its energy efficiency. Today’s environmentally alert consumer knows that good insulation prevents energy from being wasted. Is the temperature of your working or living spaces consistent throughout the year? If it’s not, then you should check to see if moisture has compromised your insulation.
If you have polycarbonate roofing, you can be confident that moisture from rain and snow has not penetrated your internal space. Your insulation will remain dry and energy won’t be escaping.