Roofing clips by Claerhout Aluminium

Roofing Clips
Type of organisation or company
Country
Belgium
City
Harelbeke
Language for original content
Key Area
Project elaborated in partnership
No
Ongoing
Yes
Type of funding
Description

The roofing clips by Claerhout Aluminium are an aluminium roof trim enabling the circular finishing of a flat roof with bitumen. This roof edge system consists of only two parts: the base profile and the moulding. The base profile provides the roof edge with a watertight finish. The moulding can then be clipped to the base profile in the required colour. 

The base profile is provided with pre-punched, 6 x 16 mm oval holes and a front stop. The membrane's direct connection to the roof edge means saving on membrane accessories. 

The base profile and the roof edge are directly connected to each other, thus reducing the risk of leakage, breakage or damage to the surface or wall.

Practical accessories are provided to create the inside and outside corners. The 'easy corner' accessory is slid into the base profile at the corners for a seamless connection. This means that there is no need to saw into the corners with a mitre saw. The stove-enamelled aluminium moulding is provided with rot-resistant thermoplastic rubber to ensure an optimum clamping of the roof covering. 

The roofing clips system is suitable for 4-to-5-mm thick roofing.

Main activity field
Identified challenge (s)
Main results
  • All aluminium of the roof trim system can be disassembled and thus be reused on the same or another roof
  • A time-saving and cost-effective solution
  • Simple processing and finishing operation.