Roofing felts are necessary as protection for the roof and thereby your home. Roofing felts make a flat roof waterproof and offers protection from the elements, especially during storms and harsh weather. It is manufactured from a mixture of bitumen, fibrous membrane, and sand and is designed for an apex, flat or pent roof, shed felt, and roofing membranes.
Roof felts are polyester or fiberglass fleece, made by soaking it in a waterproofing material. Roofing felt is used as an underlay that sits just below the final layer of roofing material. Roofing felt can also be applied to the existing roof membrane as a final layer to a shed roof to make it waterproof. The product is sold as rolls that are 36" wide and are long-lasting. The product disguises uneven areas and gives a cleaner, neater finish, and also offers fire protection in case of fire. It's a cost-effective way to extend the life of your roof.
At Buildworld, we stock good quality, bituminous roofing felt and membranes with attractive finishes. Ideal for long-term weatherproofing and protection, it can last up to many years.