Choosing the Right Tile for Your Roof

Once you’ve decided to build your conservatory with Sentinel Solid Roof, your next decision is which tile you choose to perfectly compliment your bespoke conservatory. There are three tiling options available to you. Each of the lightweight metal tiling options offer a look to match your home and personal taste, and each comes in a variety of finishes. All tiles come with the Sentinel roof standard 10-year guarantee for complete peace of mind.




Tapco Slate is lightweight, easy to handle, and strong. Fixable by either hammer and nail or nail gun, these tiles are strong, cost-effective, recyclable and require no breakage, wastage or drilling to fix. Not just a functional tile, the Tapco tile is attractive, and offers a traditional yet contemporary finish. Since Tapco Slate will not curl, lift or delaminate, they are also impermeable to water. Ideal for those wet and windy winter nights, you are guaranteed a cosy experience in your conservatory. Available in either Brick Red or Stone Black, this tile is a great fit to any conservatory roof.



Metrotile tiles offer a simple and elegant solution for any conservatory roof, with the appearance of the Classic North American timber shingle design. The unique ‘hidden fix’ system leaves no nail exposed, preventing rainwater corroding the nails, and increasing the weatherproof aspect of this classy design. Available in charcoal and burnt umber finishes.



The Decra Classic lightweight roof tiles are a versatile and lightweight option for your conservatory roof. Decra are so confident in their ability to protect you from adverse weather, they offer a 40-year full value weather security roofing guarantee. At one-seventh the weight of a concrete roof tile, Decra tiles are extremely lightweight, enabling savings to be made on timber content of roof structure, thus making them the cost-effective choice. Easy to handle and quick to install, labour costs are dramatically reduced due to the speed of fixing. Available in Anthracite or Brindle finishes.


To make your choice today or to discuss your conservatory roof style options with a tiling expert, do not hesitate to contact us on 01373473900.