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What is the FRP roofing sheet? - Their advantages, specifications & price.

 Let us go through some of the FAQs regarding FRP roofing sheets.

1. What is the FRP roofing sheet?



FRP stands for fiber-reinforced polymer or fiber-reinforced plastic. They are composite polymer plastics reinforced with different types of fibers to enhance their strength, elasticity & other properties.

The polymers used 👉 vinyl ester, epoxy, phenol-formaldehyde resins, etc.

 The fibers used      👉  glass, carbon, aramid, etc.

The roofing sheets made of these FRP materials have construction-friendly properties. These sheets are available in a variety of colors, patterns, designs, & thicknesses according to their specific purposes.

To know the different types of FRP sheets, go through the article👇

👀.  What are the different types of FRP  sheets? 


2. What are the advantages & disadvantages of FRP roofing sheets?

Advantages:

1. FRP roofing sheets are lighter in weight.

2. These sheets can be installed in a lesser time.

3. FRP sheets have anti-corrosive & anti-rust properties.

4. Cost-effective due to speedy construction & lesser labor expenses.

5. They enhance the architectural appearance of the building.

6. FRP sheets provide larger options in color, opacity, corrugations, etc. to choose the right one.


Disadvantages:

1. Should be nailed properly to have a firm grip on the roofing base.

2. The expected life span of the FRP roofing sheets is not more than 30 years.


3. What is the price of FRP roofing sheets?

FRP roofing sheets are available in the price range of INR 500/- to 950/- per sq. m.

  or say    INR 45/-  to   90/- per sq. ft.   

The factors that affect the price of the FRP roofing sheets are,

1. Sheet thickness & dimensions. 

2. FRP sheet quality & brand.

3. FRP sheet pattern, designs, & manufactured model. 

4. Type of fibers & polymers used.

    

4. What are the available dimensions of FRP roofing sheets?

The available dimensions are 

FRP sheet thickness 👉  0.9mm. to 10mm.

FRP sheet length      👉  up to 11,800mm.

Width of the sheet    👉  up to 1260mm.




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