Monthly Archives: May 2015

Choosing Polycarbonate For A Roof


Category: Gardening, Glazing, Home Improvements, Polycarbonate

 Polycarbonate is a high performance material very well suited for roofing. Polycarbonate sheets have been designed for both domestic and commercial markets and there are many glazing systems now that support polycarbonate sheets since polycarbonate has grown as a popular … Continue reading

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Making A Plastic Vivarium


Category: uses of plastic

 While the most popular type of housing for snakes seems to be wooden vivariums we are often asked if plastic sheets can be used. Our intention here is to give you some details about plastic so you can make an … Continue reading

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How To Join Polycarbonate Sheets


Category: Polycarbonate, Working with acrylic

 Polycarbonate sheets can be glued together at home in 2 ways. Before you begin make sure your polycarbonate sheets are nice and clean – just rinse them in lukewarm soapy water and wipe in the direction of the grain with … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Reasons To Use Twinwall and Multiwall Polycarbonate


Category: Glazing, Greenhouse Panels, Home Improvements, Polycarbonate

 Effective for roof glazing , conservatory glazing, carports, porches, lean tos, orangeries, swimming pool roofs and greenhouses this post celebrates the wonders of twinwall and multiwall polycarbonate.  It is unlike any other material. Here’s how and why: 1. Twinwall/multiwall is … Continue reading

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Benefits of Polycarbonate


Category: Polycarbonate, Recycle

 Polycarbonate plasticis an incredibly strong clear plastic.  At around 200 times stronger than glass of the same thickness polycarbonate is virtually unbreakable and therefore makes a safe and popular choice for glazing. It is commonly used for domestic glazing (for … Continue reading

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