Getting the Edge on Roofing

Jan. 12, 2011
January 2011 Issue 106

Getting the Edge on Roofing

In the art of designing low slope membrane roofing systems, the industry has been bogged down by troublesome details that require frequent repair. The most egregious of these are metal roof edge details.

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EPDM, Sustainability, and the Environment
EPDM has advantages over other elastomers.
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It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Worst of Times...
Those of us with maintenance and operational responsibilities are being asked to do more, to hold costs down, and to plug along as best we can.
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