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MBI: New Build Roofing Solution

Isover's Metal Building Insulation New Build Roofing Solution is a non-combustible solution that offers excellent thermal and acoustic insulation in line with the legislative requirements.

A combination of Factorylite®, the AshGrid™ Spacer System and Isover's Straining Wires creates this high performance solution which provides safety, aesthetics and full insulation performance.

Installation Guide
MBI: New Build Roofing Solution Installation 1

Install Isover Straining Wires, pulled taut over the purlins to provide support to Factorylite® blankets. The Factorylite® insulation brackets are installed from ridge to gutter.

MBI: New Build Roofing Solution Installation 2

Install the AshGrid™ Spacer System to the purlins to create a defined roof cavity. Press the brackets through the Factorylite® allowing it to bulk back to its manufactured thickness. The mechanical spacer system prevents compression of the insulation.

MBI: New Build Roofing Solution Installation 3

The new concealed or pierced fix longspan roof sheeting is then easily installed to the AshGridâ„¢ bars with the conventional recommended fasteners.

 

MBI: New Build Roofing Solution Installation 1
MBI: New Build Roofing Solution Installation 2
MBI: New Build Roofing Solution Installation 3

The Isover Straining Wires create a foundation for the non-combustible Factorylite® to be installed, this in combination with the AshGrid™ Spacer System ensure full product performance through the lifespan of the roofing solution.