Application of roof design principles

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. CBD-99
Physical description5 p.
SubjectRoofing; roofs; thermal insulation; water barriers; vapor barriers; Moisture performance; Couvertures
AbstractThis paper gives an analysis of a conventional insulated roofing system over a concrete deck, and offers some suggested features for improved performance based on thermal and moisture considerations. A sloping, double-drained and vented system with the primary membrane below the insulation is described.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Application des notions fondamentales pour la conception des toitures
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-964
NPARC number20324974
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Record identifier88121932-06c6-4b04-9ff2-726a15270fae
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-04-27
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