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Birkdale Low Pitch

The popular Birkdale fibre cement slate can be used for low pitch designs down to 15° (with hook fixing)* offering the designer and contractor more flexible aesthetic and installation options.

The hook fixing method is specifically for 15° - 20° pitches for moderate exposure roofs. This complements our Birkdale range using conventional nail and rivet fixing for steeper pitches or for severe exposure roofs.

Featuring a smooth surface and dressed edges Birkdale fibre cement slates offer a traditional and pleasing look at an affordable price.

* Fully tested for weathertightness in accordance with CEN TR 15601 standard and subject to exposure category and rafter length

  • Environmental product declaration available
  • Achieves BES 6001 'Very Good' rating to gain credits under BREEAM
  • Impressive minimum pitch of 15° (with hook fixing)*
  • Fibre cement is a 100% recyclable building material
  • Low carbon footprint of 13 CO2e/m2

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