The Manthorpe Eaves Closure Unit prevents the entry of birds and large insects into the building structure through the base of the roof verge.
The GDV-EC Eaves Closure can be nailed into the end of the fascia board. The first Dry Verge Unit is then clipped securely over the Eaves Closure providing a strong foundation for the remainder of the system.
The GDV-REC Eaves Closure can be nailed into the barge board. The first Dry Verge Unit is then clipped securely over the Eaves Closure providing a strong foundation for the remainder of the system. The design is ambidextrous in nature and can be used on both verges of the roof, with the rebated unit allowing adequate clearance for any extended guttering.
- Fast and easy to fit in all weather conditions
- Compatible with most types of interlocking concrete tiles 280mm to 345 gauge
- Special design features to ease fitting
- Exceptionally secure
- Robust uPVC material
Clip the closure into the verge unit and place this over the first eaves tile. Mark out the position of the closure unit, then remove the verge unit.
Nail with the fixings provided into suitable timber structure, or plug and screw with stainless steel fixings into the masonry.
Manthorpe Dry Verge System BRE Wind Tunnel Test Report No. 224-493.jpg
Regulations & Standards
BS 5534:2014+A1:2015. Slating and tiling for pitched roofs and vertical cladding. Code of practice.
BS EN 1991-1-4:2005+A1:2010 Eurocode 1. Actions on structures. General actions. Wind actions
NHBC Standards Chapter 7.2
Roof pitch compatibility: 15° to 55°