June 20, 2022
Roofing serves not only as a covering for houses, but it can also be used to beautify the house and add aesthetic value to it. However, picking a roofing sheet for a building does not only rely on aesthetics alone, there is always a choice of roofing sheet that suits a building best.
There are various types of roofing sheets made with different raw materials like iron, zinc, aluminum, etc. These roofing sheets vary both in size, quality, and durability. Since roofing sheets are one of the most important materials used for building houses, they have high demand in the market and new products also get introduced to the market.
When picking out a roofing sheet you must work with your building type, price, color, and quality to get a desirable result.
In this article, we will be listing the types of roofing sheets we have and how much they cost in Nigeria.
1) ALUMINIUM ROOFING SHEETS
Aluminum roofing sheets are the most popular roofing sheets in Nigeria. They are the most sought after and demanded in the market. Though they tend to rust after a while, they can still withstand changes in weather and temperature.
This roofing sheet is not soundproof but they are durable.
Here are the prices in 0.55mm
Long span aluminum – N3,400 per meter
Step-tile aluminum – N3,550 per meter
Metcoppo aluminum – N3,650 per meter
2) STONE-COATED ROOFING SHEETS
Stone-coated roofing sheets are one of the most durable and long-lasting roofing sheets in Nigeria. They are especially common In the big cities. Aside from its durability, the stone-coated roofing sheet is beautiful and is been made from a metal sheet or steel, coated with stones to make it more durable. This roof is available in different sizes and seems like the most expensive of all the roofing sheets is popular in the big cities in Nigeria. This type of roof sheet combines durability with elegance. It is regarded as one of the most lasting roofing sheets in the country. They are available in different sizes and designs. The roofing sheet is made from steel or similar metal sheets. They are coated with chips from stones fixed on the acrylic film to ensure strength, reliability, and beauty.
Here are some of the advantages of Stone-coated roofing sheets.
– They are long-lasting. They are your choice if you want a beautiful and durable sheet.
– They are light weighted. They are weightless and do not add extra weight to your building.
– It is soundproof. If you are not comfortable with hearing rainfall sounds, then this roof is your best choice.
– It resists fire and heat. If you want a cool house even during hot weather, then Stone-coated roofing sheets are your best choice. It also resists fire as it doesn’t catch fire fast.
Here are the prices in 0.55mm thick
Milano design – N3,900 per square meter
Classic design – N3,800 per square meter
Bond design – N3,800 per square meter
Shingles design – N3,900 per square meter
Wooden Shake design – N3,900 per square meter
Roman design – N3,900 per square meter
3) FIBRE BRITMENT ROOFING SHEETS
This type of roofing sheet used to be popular and sought after in Nigeria but it has reduced in demand. Though it still maintains its quality, there is just a reduction in its customers’ choice.
This is the price of fibre britment roofing sheet by square meter.
Fibre britment roofing sheets cost 3,400 naira per square meter
Fibre britment step-tile roofing sheets cost 4,900 naira per square meter.
4) SWISS ROOFING SHEETS
Swiss roofing sheet is not popular in Nigeria due to how costly they are but it is very durable and they emit so much elegance.
A standard Swiss Roofing sheet per square enter costs between N6,000 – N9,000
It should be pointed out that prices vary as there is always a change in the currency exchange rate, production cost, and other factors affecting production. These prices are subject to change.
Finally, it is important to consider your woodwork frame when choosing a roofing type or decide on your roofing type before your woodwork to avoid having woodwork that does not suit your roofing style.
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