GRP stands for Glass Reinforced Plastics and is being hailed as the new generation of flat roofing. The roof is essentially a specially developed resin system which accommodates every day regular contraction and expansion.
A properly laid fibreglass roof should last for at least 25 years with no measurable deterioration.
A GRP flat roof consists of the following components:
To install a GRP roof to the highest standard, strict guidelines must be followed and the highest quality resin or topcoat must be used. A GRP roof is not as flexible as felt/EPDM nor does it breathe as well so it is imperative that meticulous planning goes into the installation of a GRP flat roof.
GRP flat roofing systems have many benefits, including: