Moisture considerations in roof design

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. CBD-73
Physical description4 p.
SubjectRoofing; roofs; rain penetration; water vapour; ventilation; Moisture performance; Couvertures
AbstractThe evolution of roofing systems has been largely influenced by the requirements for control of rain penetration, but in modern roof design other sources and effects of moisture must be considered. This Digest discusses the principles involved and their application to conventional designs.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Lutte contre l'humidité et conception des toitures
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-941
NPARC number20325638
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Record identifier12ff3282-447f-4a21-884f-7565d6bbf8ee
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-04-27
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