There is no place like home. No matter wherever you go, there is nothing more important than a good, safe, and secure home. Whether it is rain or shine, your roof is a protective shield against changing climatic conditions. The roofing material that you have employed plays a key role to ascertain the resistance, longevity, and style of your house. Choosing the best roofing material may look like an uphill task as there are various house roofing sheets and roof tiles available in the market. It is important that roofing material you select must safeguard you and your family members from scorching heat and rainy days. 

There are several roofing materials which include shingles, metal, bitumen, clay and concrete. The choice of a roof is critical for any construction project. Whatever the material you are going to use, it affects thermal and noise insulation performance and also durability. Roofs made from bitumen and metal are most preferred as they are extremely durable against heavy rain and have exceptional waterproofing qualities.

But why Bitumen roofs and not metal? 

Though metal roofs can be an attractive option there are potential drawbacks. These roofs are not cost-effective and can be noisy during heavy rain. Metal roofing material assemblies can expand or contract as they warm or cool. In case water accumulates on the roof it can cause serious damage. The reason why you need to go for Bitumen roofing material is that it provides thermal and acoustic comfort unlike metal roofing.

Bitumen roofs perfect for the monsoon season

Bitumen roofs protect your house in all weather conditions. Also, they give your house the aesthetic look. Modified bitumen roof is also used to withstand harsh exposure due to environmental conditions. 

Benefits of Bitumen roofs over metal roofs in monsoon

  • Reduce rain noise
  • Thermal and acoustic comfort
  • Lightweight
  • Highly durable
  • High wind resistance 
  • Eco-friendly and safe

Why choose Bitumen from Onduline for roofing?

Onduline offers the best lightweight roofing and waterproofing solutions for buildings to safeguard people and belongings from water and wind. Bitumen roofs from Onduline can be used for new constructions and renovations as well. 

Onduline Bitumen corrugated sheets provide protection against heavy rainfall, high humidity, heavy winds, and summers. These sheets can be used as an over roofing option without disturbing the structure. They can be customized and modified to suit any type of roofing surface. If you are planning to renovate your house it can be easily and quickly renovated using corrugated bitumen sheets.