Ice on Roofs

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. CBD-89
Physical description5 p.
SubjectRoofing; ice; pitched roofs; flat roofs; heating cables; ice dams; Snow and Ice loads; Couvertures
AbstractThis paper is concerned chiefly with ice on the eaves of sloping roofs. It describes conditions necessary for formation of ice dams, how roof leakage occurs, and design precautions or remedial measures necessary to limit ice formation and leakage.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : La glace sur les toits
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-956
NPARC number20324976
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Record identifier7ac35b87-2373-4634-a348-9f644d5476d3
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-04-27
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