Rockwool Roll Thermal insulation for Lofts & Acoustic Insulation For Suspended Ceilings
€56.42 – €62.95 (Inc. VAT)
Rockwool Thermal and Acoustic Insulation Roll
- High quality insulation for lofts
- Also Acoustic Insulation for suspended ceilings
- Excellent thermal insulation
- Easy to fit and work with
ROCKWOOL stone wool does not burn and according to the official test classification is assumed to make no contribution to fire growth. Rockwool Roll insulation is semi-perforated – guiding the user to accurate cut widths of 400 mm, 600 mm or 1200 mm from one product.
Rockwool Roll is a medium density multi-use insulation mat. This versatile Insulation Roll is suitable for thermal insulation of roof spaces in domestic, commercial and industrial buildings. It is also useful for improving the acoustic performance of suspended ceilings. The Rockwool Insulation is a multi application insulation for domestic & commercial applications. It has a ‘K Value’ of 0.044 w/mk and is suitable for roof spaces in all types of building or to overlay ceiling tiles in suspended ceilings. This product is also fire resistant.
Rockwool Roll Insulation key features:
- Multi-application product
- Rockwool Roll is very light and easy to handle
- Fire, thermal and acoustic properties
- Higher density provides superb fit
- Excellent thermal insulation
Further product information:
Standards & Approvals
Rockwool Roll conforms to BS EN 13162:2001 ‘Specification for factory-made mineral wool products’.
Performance and properties
Rockwool Roll achieves a reaction to fire classification of A1 as defined in BS EN 13501-1.
The incorporation of Rockwool Roll within suitably designed constructions can provide improved levels of sound reduction.
Rockwool will not react with any metal components in the loft, nor will it cause loss of plasticiser from PVC cables and pipes (see also the note on electrical cables opposite).
Insulation should not be placed directly under the cold water tank. Where access is required to water tanks etc, supports should be provided for a raised walkway.
To preserve continuity of insulation, covers to loft hatches should be insulated with a minimum 100 mm thickness of Rockwool Roll. Double-sided adhesive tape may be used to hold the insulation in place.
The IEE Wiring Regulations, 16th edition, British Standard BS 7671: 2001 and the Electricians’ Handbook (latest edition)
give guidance on the correction factors to be applied in down-rating cables according to situation, and each case should be separately calculated. Where possible, all cables should be lifted free of the insulation.
Handling and storage
Rockwool Roll is very light and easy to handle. It is supplied compressed in polyethylene wrappings which provide short term protection. For long term protection the roll must be stored indoors or under a waterproof covering.
Rockwool insulation relies on entrapped air for its thermal properties; air is not a VOC and it does not have Global Warming Potential (GWP) or Ozone Depleting Potential (ODP).
Thermal performance and U values
Rockwool Roll has a thermal conductivity (k value) of 0.044W/mK.
Part L: 2006 edition requires new pitched roofs with loft spaces to achieve U values between 0.16 and 0.11W/m2K.
To meet this thermal performance and minimize heat loss through the timbers, Rockwool Roll should be cross-layered
between and over the ceiling joists. The first layer (generally of 100 mm thickness) is rolled between the ceiling joists, which are normally spaced at 400 mm or 600 mm centres.
A second layer of Rockwool Roll (e.g. 170 mm thick) is then cross-layered to cover the first layer of insulation and the ceiling joists (see fig 1).
If upgrading loft insulation, check to see if existing insulation between joists is tightly butt jointed to sides of timber. If not, remove and replace as above. If the existing insulation is in good condition, cross-layer this with a minimum of 170 mm Rockwool Roll.
100mm Rockwool Roll between joists (with the additional thickness of Rockwool Roll laid over joists shown in table
Current HSE ‘CHIP’ Regulations and EU directive 97/69/EC confirm the safety of Rockwool mineral wool; Rockwool fibres are not classified as a possible human carcinogen. The maximum exposure limit for mineral wool is 5mg/m3, 8 hour time-weighted average.
Delivery charge information:
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- Orders of €150 inc VAT or over will get free delivery nationwide. (Please see notes below for exceptions)
- All orders under €150 inc VAT incur a standard delivery charge of €10 including VAT
- (Please see below for exceptions)
- We deliver to anywhere in Ireland.
Bulky items may incur delivery surcharges (see below) as extra courier costs unfortunately are often unavoidable. If the order is over €150 only the bulk delivery charge will apply. The final delivery charge for bulky products will be calculated when all items have been added to the shopping cart.
All efforts are made to indicate where products are subject to delivery surcharges.
Special Order items:
We are in regular contact with our suppliers and we try our best to make sure that all “special order items” on our webstore are available from our suppliers within the timeframe advertised. If, for some reason our supplier is out of stock and you have ordered the product we will let you know immediately and give you the option to either wait until it’s back in, upgrade to a better model at little or no extra cost or receive a full refund. See more info on Special Order products here.
All nationwide deliveries will be delivered within 2-3 working days.
(Local deliveries within 1-2 working days.)
Special order items may take longer to deliver but this will be indicated on the product information page. You can see more info on Special Order products here.
Working days are Monday through Friday excluding public holidays. Orders placed on Saturday/Sunday will be deemed as being placed on the following Monday.
Some items may take longer to ship. If this is the case, we will notify you by phone/email of this delay.
If your delivery is urgent please contact us by phone or email and we will do our best to expedite it.
Please indicate on your order any specific delivery instructions.
Bulky goods will be delivered on pallets and will be unloaded by the courier. All bulky goods are delivered kerbside. Unfortunately, the delivery company will not convey the goods into premises for storage unless agreed in advance. Access to the delivery location must be suitable for a truck and failure to provide suitable level ground for operating pallet truck may result in refusal to deliver by the courier. Please note delivery operators will apply safe procedures in relation to ongoing Public Health considerations..
Some building materials are extremely bulky and not practical to deliver outside Co. Sligo e.g. concrete blocks, tonne bags of sand or gravel or some lengths of timber. We have highlighted where this is the case in bold red writing. If you do order these products we will contact you to see if you want to pay an additional delivery charge or if you wish to cancel the order. Please do not take offence to this as some bulky goods may cost much more to deliver than the value of the goods. We are based in Sligo so can offer a local delivery service in this area using our own vehicles.
If there is a forklift or teleporter available onsite, we would appreciate if you could tell us in advance by filling out the special delivery notes when completing the order.
The Seller or the courier company will not be held responsible for any damage to goods or persons caused by the goods being unloaded by the buyer.
**Please contact us in advance of ordering if unsure of the above**
Where goods are damaged on delivery the Buyer has the right to refuse delivery. Damaged goods should be photographed on delivery and photos emailed to email@example.com straight away. If goods are damaged on delivery, we will replace the goods in as timely a manner as possible at no extra cost.
Once the goods are signed for it will be deemed that goods were in good state when delivered.
Delivery shall be within a time period agreed between the Buyer and Seller and the Seller shall use its best endeavours to ensure that delivery takes place within the period agreed. Failure by the Seller to deliver the Goods within the agreed time period shall not amount to a breach of this contract by the Seller and the Buyer shall not be entitled to damages or other compensation or to cancel this contact by reason of such failure.
The Seller reserves the right to deliver in instalments. Each part delivery shall be deemed to constitute a separate contract, the fulfilment or non-fulfilment of which shall not affect any other part of the contract or the contract as a whole. Where any order involves more than one delivery and default is made on payment on the due date (either under this contract or any other contract made between the Seller and the Buyer) the Seller shall have the right to suspend all further deliveries until payment is made or to terminate the contract without prejudice to any existing claim.
The Seller shall not be liable to the Buyer for any loss or damage which may be suffered by the Buyer as a direct or indirect result of the supply of the Goods by the Seller being prevented, hindered or delayed by reason of any circumstances whatsoever which are outside the control of the Seller. Once delivery has been accepted the Buyer shall not be entitled to withhold or postpone payment of all or any portion of the price agreed, therefore.
1. Where goods are damaged on delivery the Buyer has the right to refuse delivery. Damaged goods should be photographed on delivery and photos emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. If goods are damaged on delivery, we will replace the goods in as timely a manner as possible at no extra cost.
2. If goods are signed for and later found to be faulty/damaged, notice must be given in writing within 24 hours and photos will be required to be emailed to email@example.com.
3. All faulty/damaged goods issues will be dealt with on a case by case basis and best endeavours will be made to rectify within a timely manner. Manufacturers’ warranties will apply in certain cases.
4. Any returned items which are not faulty or damaged will incur full carriage costs which must be paid for by the customer. Notice of intention to return unwanted goods must be given within 14 days of receiving goods. Returned goods must be in original packaging and in original condition before refunds can be given.
5. All returned goods to be sent to Patrick Rogers Ltd., O’Connell St., Ballymote, Co. Sligo
Returns of Special Order Items
All “special order items” are subject to the same product returns policy as stocked items. However, items which are returned that are not faulty or damaged on delivery will be subject to a 10% restocking fee.
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