What are shingles, bitumen shingles or roof tiles?

What are (roof) shingles, bitumen shingles or bitumen tiles? They offer a real alternative to traditional roofing.

Shingles, bitumen shingles and bituminous roof tiles are all synonyms for this type of roofing.

Easy Shingle® bitumen shingles are made of:
+ Stable glass fibre substrate with a durable coating of bitumen on both sides;
+ Weatherproof, coloured granules embedded in the top side of the coating

Easy Shingle®

 


The bitumen shingles are light, flexible and easy to cut to size with a Stanley knife.


Ideal for the DIY enthusiast!

Easy Shingle®: easy to cut

 

Easy Shingle®: available shapes and colours
Easy to fit - do-it-yourself!

Use of shingles in housing:

In North America, almost every standard house is fitted with bitumen shingles because of the excellent storm-proofing quality of the material.

In Western Europe, dwellings are mainly covered with more traditional roof tiles, while bitumen shingles are usually seen on garden sheds, carports, sauna cabins, bird houses, stables, cottages, pool houses, etc.

 

You can use Easy Shingle® bitumen shingles instead of traditional tiles for garden sheds, carports, sauna cabins, bird houses, stables, cottages, pool houses, etc.

Easy Shingle®: new roof for stables

 

Easy Shingle®: ideal roofing for your pool house