Advice & F.A.Q.

Home Owners

Yes. The addition of an Icotherm tiled roof conservatory can make your room up to 90 percent warmer in winter and 70 percent cooler in summer. Additional benefits incluse reduced noise pollution and no solar glare.

Yes. An Icotherm tiled roof conservatory is fully compliant to building control regulations. Icotherm is also system approved with a number of building inspectors to simplify the building certificate process.

No. An Icotherm tiled roof conservatory is only marginally heavier than a glass roof. As per LABC guidelines (April 2016), if the structure shows no signs of distress, the existing foundations are likely to be adequate to carry the small additional loadings. Existing glazing and door support must also be reinforced.

There isn’t a style of roof Icotherm hasn’t been able to make and with a choice of both internal and external finishes we always have the solution for you.

Yes it is estimated you will lose between 5-10 percent of light. You may wish to incorporate one of our premium Velux roof windows with high performance glass to let in extra sunlight.

Very much so, which is why an Icotherm tiled roof conservatory is a fully ventilated system and uses timber which is both strong and has a low thermal conductivity.

Recent testing proved a 6.4m x 6.4m Icotherm roof could carry the weight of four modern Mini cars without showing any signs of movement.

Whilst no installation is the same, an average conservatory roof upgrade is completed within 2-3 days.

Trade

Down to our ability to buy materials in volume and our efficient production set up we are able to offer very attractive roof kit prices to our trade network.

The easiest and fastest lightweight tiled roof solution on the market today.

LABC guidance for tiled conservatory roof replacements state that all replacement roofs require a building certificate. However you may wish to contact your local Building Developments office as some offices have their own set of criteria.

No, LABC registration can only speed up the administrative process but does not remove the requirement for a building certificate where required. Icotherm is fully compliant and also system approved with a number of building inspectors where applications can be made on line and certificate paperwork received within 2-3 weeks.

With over 50 years of roof system design, fabrication and installation experience, you are in safe hands with Icotherm. Why not enquire about our installer training programme?

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