Dimensions of Harvey Roof Tiles
Harvey Roofing Products is a division of Macsteel Service Centres SA, headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa. This company produces Harveytile brand of roofing products, which includes four styles of roofing tiles as of 2011. These tiles are made of steel, and they are available in different styles. You can purchase Harvey Roofing Products from authorized distributors. As of 2011, no distributors are located within the U.S.
The Harveytile products are made from lightweight steel, and they overlap each other to protect the house underneath. You can request the Alu-Zinc tile option, which uses aluminum as opposed to steel. You can install this tile in two to three days. It can withstand harsh weather like hail storms, and it is corrosion-resistant. You receive a 30-year manufacturer's warranty on all Harveytile roofing products.
The Elitetile comes in three different color ranges: Stonecoat, standard acrylic and nonstandard. The Stonecoat series has a stone look and is available in colors like Pebble Brown, Agate Black and Jade Green. The standard acrylic range includes colors like terracotta, black, blue and burgundy. The nonstandard range includes special order colors like emerald, charcoal and red. These tiles are 65.9 inches long by 15.62 inches wide. The tiles cover a 63-inch long by 14.5-inch wide area. All Harvey Roofing Products' tiles weigh 8.6 lbs. You can use this tile on all kinds of commercial and residential pitched roofs.
The Tufftile is also available in the Stonecoat, nonstandard and standard acrylic color ranges. The dimensions of these tiles are 65.9 inches long by 15.6 inches wide, and they cover a 63-inch long by 14.5-inch wide area. This tile is for homes that need extra support.
The HarveyThatch/Shaketile series feature tiles that look like natural thatch roof. The tiles look like cedar wood shingles with its grain. The tile is fluted, which helps it shape to the contours of each person's roof. These tiles are only available in the Stonecoat color range. The tiles are 65.9 inches long by 15.5 inches wide, and they cover an area that is 64 inches long by 13.8 inches wide.
The Academytile features tiles that have a scalloped edge, and the tiles are very fluted for betting shaping. These tiles are available in Stonecoat, standard acrylic and nonstandard. The dimensions of the tiles are 65.9 inches long by 15.6 inches wide, and they cover a 63-inch long by 14.5-inch wide area. You can use this tile on any type of roof.
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