There are roofing systems and there’s new UPXL from IKO. With UPXL, we’ve selected only the very best components, materials and technology to create a premium system capable of offering extra durability, extra reliability and extra peace of mind.
Exclusively installed by our premier group of ACCESSIKO Contractors, UPXL offers the best guarantees available, in a choice of hot or cold applications; and when you add IKO’s unrivalled technical service and specification support, it’s quite simply the ultimate roofing solution.
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Freedom to choose your method of installation.
Hot or cold? The choice is yours. UPXL is available in two popular system options:
Guardian and Adhered. The Guardian System combines proven installation
methods to provide speed of application with safe application onsite, whereas
the Adhered Torch-Free system offers a completely flame-free specification option, where project criteria requires ‘cold’ application.
UPXL System Benefits 

Cap Sheets

  • Ultra PrevENt graphite technology
  • Robust, chunky membranes
  • Dimensional stability and tensile strength
  • Excellent handling characteristics
  • Built-in anti-root formulation


  • Better adhesion
  • Improved grip with less foot-marking
  • Lays flatter and looks better

 30 Year Guarantee

 Extra confidence and extra support

With absolutely no compromise to UPXL’s components, the product offers the reassurance of an enhanced 30 year guarantee and the industry’s leading technical support. This ensures that you will receive the very best guidance, advice and service at every stage of your project – from concept through to completion.

Built to Perform

Hot on regulations, especially fire

UPXL systems are not only built to last, they are engineered to deliver the very best technical performance and the highest levels of accreditation. In addition, UPXL systems incorporate IKO’s prevENt graphite firewall technology and have been tested to the highest levels of UK fire performance, giving you reassurance that they are suitable for unrestricted use under UK Building Regulations.

System Choice

Hot or Cold? The choice is yours

UPXL is available in two popular system options: Guardian and Adhered. The Guardian System combines proven installation methods to provide speed of application with safe application onsite, whereas the Adhered torch-free system offers a completely flame-free specification option, where project criteria requires ‘cold’ application.

Great Looks

Superior granular finish - the closer you look, the better it gets.

Roof aesthetics are enhanced by UPXL’s new granular finish. This offers higher colour stability, improved adhesion and better coverage of granules on the membrane’s surface.

Highly Versatile

Green roof? No problem.

UPXL is ideal for use as part of a green roof design - it incorporates built-in 'anti-root' technology, giving it added versatility as a 'one membrane fits all' system.