Strength of small roofs

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. 18
Physical description5 p.
SubjectRoofing; roofs; roof framing; roof trusses; wood frame construction; snow loads; wind loads; design loads; Snow and Ice loads; Wind loads
AbstractThe strength required of small roofs depends on the loads to be resisted and the degree of safety desired. The provision of this strength depends primarily on the adequacy of the elements. This adequacy depends not only on the strength of the members but equally on the strength of the connections.
PublisherDivision of Building Research. National Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Résistance des petites toitures
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number1360
NPARC number20327800
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Record identifier3dde7ed1-cd73-4285-a81a-7ebb0e3ad347
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2016-05-09
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