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Give your rooftop some Italian flair with the classic contoured design of the Metrotile Roman profile - based on the classic Roman tile.

The elegant double Roman tile is a truly classic design, now available with all of the benefits that only Metrotile Lightweight Steel Roofing systems can offer. The beautiful contoured design of each Metrotile Roman tile will compliment any roofing project perfectly, offering an aesthetic that manages to be simultaneously classical and contemporary in style, while offering all of the quality and protection our many of worldwide customers have come to expect.

Metrotile Roman delivers the perfect balance of traditional aesthetics and contemporary performance, while requiring virtually zero maintenance and offering unsurpassed protection from vandalism and the elements. Pressed from high-quality Drawing Grade 3 ZAM coated steel as all of our profiles, backed by a full selection of matching accessories and able to be fixed to a pitch as low as 10°, Metrotile Roman is a stand-out choice for any building project.

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Metrotile Roman in Bronze

Metrotile Roman in Terracotta

Metrotile Roman in Green

Metrotile Roman in Charcoal

Metrotile Roman in Brindle

Metrotile Roman in Red

Fixings & Battens

Tile Fixing: 50 x 2.5mm Coated Nail. Hand nailing or power tool
Battens Required: 4
Linear metres per m² (plus wastage): 5
All roof shapes: Broken bond
Rafter Centres Batten Size
450mm 25 x 50mm
600mm 25 x 50mm
900mm 50 x 50mm
1200mm 50 x 50mm
1500mm 50 x 65mm


Pitch: Minimum: 10° / Maximum: 90°
Dimensions: Overall Size: 1280mm x 370mm
Cover Size: 1210mm x 370mm
Gauge: .410mm
Linear Cover Width: 1210mm
Coverage: 0.44m² / 2.21 per m²
Weight per m²: 6.3Kg
Weight per tile: 2.7Kg


Knowledge Base

To watch our installation guides, and to read the full documentation for this product, please visit our Knowledge Base.

Case Study

Gorse Hill School

Metrotile has often stated that their Lightweight Steel Roofing systems can go head to head with ‘traditional’ materials aesthetically, and Gorse Hill School is a fine example of this statement in action.

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Case Study

Hawksley Bungalows

Metrotile Lightweight Roofing’s classic ‘Roman’ profile adorns the rooftops of a five building renovation ‘pilot’ project at Davis Road, Doncaster overseen by contractors Henry Boot Construction.

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Case Study

Unique Local Authority Homes, Cardiff

Metrotile Lightweight Steel Roofing continues to be a valuable problem-solver material for Local Authority refurbishment projects, as reflected by the recent works undertaken by contractor Feltfab Facilties Ltd on behalf of Cardiff County Council for a street of unique homes with a roof tile that had reached the end of its natural life.

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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.