JB Western Red Cedar Shingles

A truly renewable and sustainable roofing and cladding material

Advantages
  • Full PEFC chain of custody
  • Up to 50% less installation time using JB ShingleFix
  • Quality assured with a MicroPro preservative treatment
  • Approved contractor scheme
  • Nationwide stockists

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  • Excellent thermal performance
  • Net carbon sink upon delivery
  • Lightweight and durable
  • Natural beauty
  • Low maintenance
  • Clear preservative treated
  • Weathers beautifully to blend into a natural environment
  • Pre-formed ridge and hip units available - suitable up to a maximum roof pitch of 30°

JB Shingles (5X)

Grade Blue Label, 100% Heartwood, 100% Edge Grain and 100% Clear.
Size 400mm long, random widths 75mm - 350mm
Thickness 10mm at the butt, tapering
Profile Sawn both sides, rectangular
Bundle Approx. 120 pieces
Maximum Pitch 90°
Minimum Pitch 14°
Minimum Side Lap 38mm


Maximum Gauge Covering m2 per bundle Laid weight kg m2 clean / treated / FRT Battens per m2
75-90° 190mm 3.47 4.0 / 8.1 / 4.6 5.3m
22-74° 125mm 2.28 6.1 / 12.3 / 7.0 8.0m
14-21° 95mm 1.73 8.1 / 16.2 / 9.3 10.5m

Minimum batten size (JB Red battens)
90° 25 x 50mm
Not exceeding 450mm centres 25 x 38mm
Not exceeding 600mm centres 25 x 38mm


Nail Size
Silicon bronze nails 31 x 1.8mm
JB ShingleFix Staples 16x38mm Stainless Steel Staple

Also available as Royal and Fancy Butt Shingles.

Western Red Cedar Shingles from Marley Eternit are a truly renewable and sustainable roofing and cladding material; with one of the lowest carbon footprints of any widely used building product. They are light for transport, and therefore also make savings in supporting structures; they also offer a high degree of thermal insulation. JB Shingles can also be treated with a clear preservative treatment, MicroPro®, to retain the natural look of cedar.

Here at Marley Eternit, we are always on hand to offer practical and experienced support. Select an option below or call us on 01283 722588.