Wooden finish styling with all the benefits of steel

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Decra Oberon takes the traditional styling of split shingle roof tiles and combines with the very highest quality steel to offer an elegant roof covering that is as stylish as it is secure.

Decra Oberon takes the traditional styling of split shingle roof tiles and combines with the very highest quality steel to offer an elegant roof covering that is as stylish as it is secure. 

Metrotile presents Decra Oberon – a beautiful lightweight steel roofing solution that blends in perfectly with the natural surrounding environment, while offering unsurpassed protection to the roof, whatever the building. From small timber frame constructions to flat to pitch conversions of large blocks of flats, or even sprawling multi-campus education buildings, Decra Oberon exceeds all other challengers. 

Despite the significant weight reduction of a Decra roof compared to one comprising of ‘traditional’ roof tiles, Decra offers unbeatable protection against vandalism and has been tested in the harshest of weather conditions, from cyclical freeze-thaw testing to withstanding hurricane-level speeds.

Decra Oberon is available in a selection of standard colours, with Bark held in stock and others requiring extra lead time to order. Decra Oberon offers all of the benefits one can expect from Metrotile, from installation to our Forty Year Weatherproof Guarantee and can be installed to a minimum pitch of 15°. Lightweight Steel Roofing is ideal for those looking for an elegant, highly secure and rapidly installed roofing solution. For further information about Metrotile Lightweight Roofing and our Decra range, or a free no-obligation quotation, fill in our Online Contact Form Alternatively, call us from 9am to 5pm Mon-Fri on 01249 658 514.

Metrotile Decra Oberon in Bark

Fixings & Battens

Fixing type: 50 x 2.5mm Coated Nail. Hand nailing or power tool
Fixings per tile : 4
Battens required: 6.2 linear metres per m2 (plus wastage)
Laying (recommended) : Broken bond
Rafter Centres Batten Size
450 mm 38 mm x 25 mm
600 mm 50 mm x 25 mm
900 mm 50 mm x 50 mm
1200 mm 50 mm x 50 mm
1500 mm 50 mm x 65 mm

Dimensions

Pitch : Minimum 15° / Maximum 90°
Dimensions : Overall size: 1310mm x 365mm
Cover size: 1250 mm x 320 mm
Gauge: .320mm
Coverage: 0.39 m2 per tile (2.54 tiles per m2)
Weight per m2: 7.1 kg
Weight per tile: 2.8 kg

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Knowledge Base

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The Full Metrotile Range

Tile Profiles

From our highly durable lightweight steel roofing tile profiles to underlay, accessories and fixings, you’ll find everything your roofing project needs right here. Metrotile is also an authorised dealer of Velux window products, ensuring that you can source absolutely everything your roof requires directly from us!

We stock our profiles with a wide range of colours designed to suit most roofing projects, however we can supply Metrotile roofing in any colour you choose (subject to additional delivery time). If you wish to discuss this - or anything else about our products and services - you can contact us.