Monarch - Monarch - Black (01)
Monarch - Black (01)


When looking for a shingle roof tile that offers you maximum security and an impressive durability, there is only one right option: IKO’s Monarch roof shingle. Monarch is a rectangular APP modified roof shingle available in classical primary colors.

Product data

Roof Shingle width (according to norm EN544) 1000 mm (± 3)
Roof Shingle height (according to norm EN544) 336 mm (± 3)
Weight ± 12,5 kg/m²
Coverage/bundle  2,58 m²
Roof Shingles/bundle 18
Bundles/Pallet 48
Granule adhesion (EN 12039) max. 1,2 g
Tensile strength (width)* (EN 12311-1) 900 N/50 mm
Tensile strength (height)* (EN 12311-1) 600 N/50 mm
Elongation width+height* (EN 12311-1) 3,5%
Nail shank tear resistance* (EN 12310-1) 165 N
External fire performance BroofT1
Reaction to fire class E
Declaration of Performance (DoP)
Platinum warranty 10 years
Total warranty - warranty system 25 years

* Registered average values

Roof shingle with ±1500 gr APP modified bitumen per m²

Every IKO shingle obtained the ETA (European Technical Assessment), which proofs that all IKO roof shingles are made with care to provide an outstanding quality. But with the Monarch APP modified roof shingle, an even better level of roofing material has been reached. This premium roof shingle is manufactured with ±1500 gr APP modified bitumen per m². These high-quality APP modified shingles, based on bitumen and Atactic Polypropylene (APP) polymers, have several nice advantages

Monarch - Dual Brown (07)

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APP modified means excellent UV protection

One of the advantages our finest APP modified roof shingle is the additional UV Protection. Thanks to the colourful granules on top of the shingles, every IKO roof shingle already offers a certain amount of protection against UV radiation. But adding up to ±1500 gr APP modified bitumen per m² only increases the resistance against damaging UV rays. That is one of the reasons why we are able to offer a 25 years total warranty on the thicker Monarch a shingle, of which we offer 10 years Platinum warranty.

Monarch -  Dual Brown (07)

High mechanical resistance

Other important advantages are the extraordinary characteristics. When going through the Monarch roof shingles specifications, you’ll see they score great numbers on the high mechanical resistance. The tensile strength (capacity to withstand loads tending to elongate) of the Monarch roof shingle is 1000 N/50 mm and 600 N/50 mm (tensile width), which makes it one of the best IKO roof shingles. The nail tear resistance is even more impressive, with an average registered value of 165N.

Monarch - Black (01)

It seems like a Monarch roof is a durable and secure choice for every building project.



Your advantages with this premium quality roof shingle:

  • Upgraded premium shingle option manufactured with polymermodified bitumen 
  • Thicker shingle
  • More flexible at low temperatures
  • Additional resistance at high temperatures
  • Resistant against extreme weather conditions
  • Maximum durability due to APP modified bitumen

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Application instructions

Easy application ('for professional roofers):

  1. Base is a wooden or concrete underdeck construction with a waterproof IKO underlayment.
  2. Apply roof shingles with IKO nails.
  3. You would need +/- 35 pc/m². Valleyhips and ridges are easy to install without purchasing a huge range of extra accessories.

Foresee solid insulation and also good ventilation for an optimal and long-lasting roof - improving heating and cooling costs.

Eaves, rakes, walls, chimneys, roof windows, etc. require metal flashings.