How long will a polycarbonate roof last?
Usually the Sabic 10-years warranty polycarbonate roofing can last 15-20 years.
Many factors affect the service life of the polycarbonate roofing sheet, such as the quality of the raw materials, the anti-UV coating, and the local climatic environment. Among them, in the production process, different raw materials will lead to the different service life of the panels. Now we have three different grades of raw materials: a five-year guarantee for domestic materials, a ten-year guarantee for domestic materials, and a 10-year guarantee for Sabic materials. Regardless of the quality of the raw materials, we use 100% pure virgin polycarbonate resin. Besides, each polycarbonate sheet has a 30um UV protection layer blocking 99% of harmful rays.
Can you walk on polycarbonate roof？
If you worry about the high impact strength of polycarbonate sheets, don’t worry about that. Solid polycarbonate sheets are virtually unbreakable, 300 times stronger than glass. You can hit it with a hammer. Unbreakable. But if you just want to walk on a polycarbonate roof, considering your safety. we suggest you walk on the structural frame of a polycarbonate roof.
Which color polycarbonate is best?
As a leading polycarbonate factory, many colors are available. clear, bronze, smoke grey,blue, green and opal. We also support customized colors. The most suitable color is best color. According you application, choose different light transmisison. If you need more sunlight, clear polycarbonate is best. If you need the shade, bronze or smoke grey polycarbonate is good.
Does polycarbonate turn yellow?
There is about a 0.6% yellow index of polycarbonate sheet. The UV protection layer is on the surface of polycarbonate panels. It can resist 99% of rays, anti-yellow and anti-aging. Polycarbonate sheet is a thermoplastic, it will go yellow over many years. But there cost a long time to turn yellow.
What is a major disadvantage of polycarbonate sheets?
Polycarbonate sheet has many advantages such as being lightweight, strong, high thermal insulation and flame resistance. However, the disadvantage of polycarbonate sheets is scratch. It is easy to scratch for common polycarbonate. Anyway, if you choose a polycarbonate sheet used for an elegant design exhibition display, we have developed the technology anti-scratch polycarbonate sheet. So if you are interested in this, please feel free to contact us to get more details.
Does polycarbonate reduce heat？
Polycarbonate sheet is high thermal and provides effective insulation against heat. For these features, polycarbonate cover is very popular for greenhouse roofs. It can provide enough heat for plants in cold winter.
Where to get polycarbonate sheets at factory price?
UNQ plastic manufacturer is a professional factory producing all kinds of polycarbonate sheets. Twinwall multiwall, solid polycarbonate, and corrugated polycarbonate embossed polycarbonate sheet. We now have 5 advanced production lines. Sabic raw material. Supporting the OEM and ODM. If you are interested in polycarbonate sheets, please feel free to contact us to get a fast quote.