At Kytun, we’re committed to sustainability and reducing our environmental impact. That’s why we’re sharing 5 top tips for roofers to adopt eco-friendly practices in their daily work.

Tip 1: Reduce Waste

Reducing waste is a crucial step in minimising our environmental footprint. Roofers can make a significant impact on the environment by reducing waste on your projects.

This can be achieved by:

  • Minimising the amount of materials used on each project
  • Choosing products that are designed to be reused or recycled

By reducing waste, you’ll not only conserve natural resources but also reduce the amount of waste sent to landfills.

Tip 2: Choose Sustainable Materials

When it comes to selecting materials for your roofing projects, consider options that are made from recycled content, renewable resources, or sustainably sourced materials. At Kytun, we’re proud to offer a range of sustainable roofing products, including our 100% recyclable aluminium ranges:

  • Dry Fix Roofing: Our Aluminium Dry Fix Roofing systems are designed to reduce waste and minimise the need for maintenance. They are also fully recyclable.
  • Aluminium Rainwater Systems: Our aluminium rainwater systems are made from sustainable materials and can be recycled at the end of their life.
  • Architectural Aluminium: Our architectural aluminium products are designed to be durable and long-lasting, reducing the need for frequent replacements and waste.

Tip 3: Improve Energy Efficiency

Roofers play a crucial role in energy efficiency. By choosing materials that will help create energy-efficient builds, you can help reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions.

Some ways to improve energy efficiency include:

  • Installing insulation and ventilation systems that reduce heat loss and energy consumption
  • Incorporating solar panels or other renewable energy sources into your designs

Tip 4: Conduct Regular Maintenance

Regular maintenance can extend the life of a roof, preventing premature replacements. By conducting regular maintenance checks, you can:

  • Identify potential issues before they become major problems
  • Prevent water damage and other issues that can lead to costly repairs
  • Reduce the risk of premature replacements


Our aluminium roofing range comes with a 20-year colour warranty & 30-year durability guarantee, delivering the ultimate in roofline protection. With minimal maintenance requirement you can enjoy a true ‘fit and forget’ experience!

Tip 5: Educate Your Clients

Raising awareness about the importance of sustainable roofing practices among your clients is crucial for creating a more eco-friendly industry.

By educating your clients about the benefits of sustainable roofing practices, you can:

  • Encourage them to prioritise eco-friendly options
  • Help them reduce their energy consumption and carbon emissions
  • Show them how sustainable roofing practices can benefit their bottom line

By following these 5 tips, you can make a positive impact on the environment and contribute to a more sustainable future for our industry.

At Kytun, we’re proud to offer a range of 100% recyclable aluminium roofing products that are designed to last, reducing waste going to landfill.

Contact us today to learn more about how you can make a positive impact on the environment with our roofing solutions.