What to do if your slated roof is thicker than 8mm

In this blog, you can learn how to adapt the EDW flashing to Cambrian slates or slates that are thicker than 8mm.

Usually on a slated roof the EDL flashing would be the ideal flashing. However, there can be times when your slated roof is thicker than 8mm and in this case, you need to use the EDW universal flashing. By following the steps below, you can see how to adapt this EDW flashing to the slates on your roof.

  • As per the fitting instructions, the bottom support batten must ...
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What's in the box?

It can often be confusing which parts are what and where they are in the box when you receive your VELUX window.  This post will show you exactly how your window and flashing will arrive in the packaging and where the parts are within the box.

All your parts will come in the one large window box, however the Top Cover (Part 6) is packaged in its own box at the head of the window and the Installation/Fixing Brackets are packaged in their own box at the bottom of the window.

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Which Flashing do you need?

VELUX window flashings are essential for the installation of your roof window. Flashings will provide a weathertight seal between your roof window and roofing material to ensure safe and effective water drainage, whatever the conditions.

VELUX provide a range of flashing options to suit your roofing material. Due to the huge range of roofing materials on the market, it can be difficult to choose the right flashing kit.

This blog post aims to inform you about the compatibility o...

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