Category: Roof Repair

Emergency Roof Repair

Other standards

21.02.2017

Various yardsticks of energy performance are used for different purposes. One of the most useful is the NHER (National Home Energy Rating). It is similar ...

Clay tile roofing

Clay tile roofing

07.11.2016

Applications for system Roof sheathing Basic materials Fired clay tiles Solid roof decking or strapping Fasteners How the system works Clay roofing tiles are made from naturally occurring ...

Green roofs/living roofs

Applications for system Roof sheathing, typically on low-slope roofs (3:12 or less) Basic materials Growing medium and plants Root barrier membrane Drainage plane membrane Waterproofing membrane ...

Composite shingles

Composite shingles

05.11.2016

Applications for system Roof sheathing Wall sheathing Basic materials There are many different composite shingle products available, each using different materials. They typically use the following types ...

slate

Slate roofing

05.11.2016

Applications for system Roof sheathing Wall sheathing Basic materials Slate tiles Ceramic or metal ridge and hip caps, in some cases Roofing nails Wooden strapping How the ...

Thatch roofs

Thatch roofs

05.11.2016

Applications for system Roof sheathing for roofs with a minimum pitch of 10:12 Wall sheathing Basic materials Long-stemmed reeds or straw Strapping Twine or wire to ...

Cedar shake and shingle

Applications for system Roof sheathing for roofs with a minimum pitch of 3:12 or 4:12 Siding Basic materials Cedar shakes or shingles Strapping Nails Underlayment may ...

DURABLE ROOF

SHEATHING MATERIALS has not changed a great deal in the past century, with rubber membranes and asphalt shingles being the newcomers (and the least environmentally-friendly). ...

Metal roofing

Metal roofing

23.10.2016

Metal roofing is a very broad category of products, with many variations and styles available. The key variations between different products are: Types of metal — ...

Flat Roof

Flat Roof

18.07.2016

If your home is built with a flat roof, it is critical that you periodically check the condition of your roof. Have you checked it lately? Have ...

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