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Flashings – The Basics

January 29th, 2013 at 1:42 pm » Comments Off

Roof Flashings - 101 Roof flashings are the system components that weatherproof or seal the membrane at the roof edge or anywhere the membrane is penetrated. Basically, they seal the roof ...more »

Unlimited Thermal Movement – Wind Uplift

November 1st, 2010 at 6:29 pm » Comments (2)

Unlimited Thermal Movement All materials experience the stresses related to heating and cooling of the roof surface. In some cases, temperatures of a roof surface can vary by up to 200 ...more »

Standing Seam – Symmetrical PanelTensile Strength – Title 24

November 1st, 2010 at 6:26 pm » Comments Off

Standing Seam Is a term used to describe the adjoining of two metal panels together with an upturned portion of the metal. The two panels are held together with concealed clips. ...more »

Post Industrial Recycled Material – Scrim

November 1st, 2010 at 6:22 pm » Comments (1)

Post Consumer Recycled Material Post consumer recycled materials are those materials which have already served their initial purpose to a consumer and are then reclaimed rather than being discarded in traditional ...more »