- Issue Time
Why Is Polycarbonate The Best Choice For Your Alfresco?
More and more residential and commercial areas are coming up with their choice of polycarbonates for constructing their spaces. This is the reason more and more manufacturers are coming up with developing polycarbonate sheets. And, there are also a variety of polycarbonate sheets available. For example, Tuflite Polymers is into manufacturing and supplying finest quality solid flat, textured, corrugated, profiled, multiwall, and architectural seams polycarbonate roofing sheets. These sheets are used to cover a variety of spaces like airports, railways stations, stadiums, shopping malls, carports, garages, greenhouses, and more. In fact, with many home owners wanting to extend their living space outdoors, for outdoor entertaining purposes, they are also covering their spaces with polycarbonate roofs to enhance protection under the sun, while also letting the space feel free without any other brick, slate, wood, or solid roof. You could also build a polycarbonate-covered alfresco outside your home to make it a useful and sophisticated usage of space.
Now, you would ask why you should choose only polycarbonate, and no other roofing material. Although one of the reasons is mentioned above, we will still delve deeper into the various reasons why polycarbonate roofing sheets are the best choice for building your alfresco.
Bringing in protected light
First and foremost, your outdoor space must feel free, instead of giving you the impression that you are still sitting indoors. This is why you mustn’t cover your alfresco with an opaque material like wood, slate, metal, or brick. So, you would now debate upon the use of glass instead of polycarbonate. Well, glass is transparent as well, but it isn’t protective in nature. Unlike glass, polycarbonate has a special UV protected layer on one side of the sheet that prevents the harmful UV rays of the sun from entering the space. This helps keep the inhabitants and any plants within highly protected. Moreover, glass is completely transparent, while polycarbonate is available in various shades, meaning you can choose your preferable shade and tint to match your home as well as reduce the brightness of sunlight entering your space.
Enhancing the visual appeal
When you are extended your space, you want to show it off in the best way possible, don’t you? There can be nothing better than a polycarbonate sheet then! While polycarbonates can provide your space your preferred colour, it can also provide you with the desirable shape. Any other material you choose would be stiff and rigid, limited the design of your roof. But, polycarbonates are highly flexible, which means you can have domes and circular-shaped roofs too.
Reducing the amount of heat and disturbance
If you are worried about the heat entering your space, polycarbonate is also available in a multiwall variety, which is a polycarbonate cushion that is made by layering multiple polycarbonate sheets together. This increases the amount of insulation, thus keeping the heat out during summers, and in during winters. Also, this reduces the intrusion of sounds into the structure, thus eliminating disturbance.
With all these proven reasons, you will definitely agree that polycarbonate roofing sheets are the best choice for constructing for covering your alfresco space, isn’t it?