Ubiflex Lead Free Flashing

Ubiflex FlashingUbiflex is a lead-free flashing that offers an excellent alternative to the use of traditional lead flashing, as it can be used in many of the same ways you would use lead, providing a weatherproof junction. However, Ubiflex is a much better option to roofers and homeowners alike, as it is an environmentally friendly, non-toxic material that is 100% recyclable. This lead-alternative is a much easier and quicker material to install, when compared to traditional lead. Not only is it quicker to install, but it’s much lighter as well, making it less strenuous to move around! One of the biggest benefits of using Ubiflex in place of traditional lead flashing is that it has no scrap value, making it less likely to be targeted for theft!

Benefits include:

  • Suitable for use in most applications where lead could be used
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Non-toxic
  • 100% recyclable
  • No scrap value
  • 80% lighter than lead
  • Ease of installation
  • Malleable
  • Not sensitive to thermal movement
  • BBA certified and approved by the NHBC

Suitable for the following applications:

  • Abutment flashing
  • Apron and cover flashing
  • Chimney flashing
  • Dormers
  • High and ridge flashing
  • Parapet, box and tapered gutters
  • Pitched valley lining
  • Stepped flashing
  • Weathering to parapets and cornices

Use Ubiflex in one straight piece to eradicate the need to cut it up into pieces, due to lead contracting and expanding.
Thanks to the product’s plastic nature with a mesh support, bend this product with ease. Suitable for use around chimneys, valleys and land valleys, as well as in the examples listed above.

Ubiflex Flashing