Bituminous roofing membranes : practical considerations

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. 211
Physical description5 p.
SubjectRoofing; bituminous roofings; flat roofs; felts; water barriers; Roofs; Moisture performance
AbstractThis Digest outlines some of the points that need to be considered when using bitumens and felts to form the membranes for flat and moderately sloped roofs. Flash point and softening point temperatures, adhesion, ridging, and moisture are discussed along with some of the points a roofing contractor should remember during roofing operations.
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PublisherDivision of Building Research. National Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Étanchéités multicouches de toitures : considérations pratiques
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number677
NPARC number20330471
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Record identifier8718f824-48e4-459f-97e9-622ebba82f0d
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2016-05-09
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