Ice & Water Shield and closed-cell foam for an unvented roof ...
I'm looking to add exterior insulation to a low-slope wood decking (2x6 T&G) roof. I have come across details that use rigid foam but the builder would like to use a purlin system to create a cavity for closed cell spray. My question is if we go that route would I still want a peel & stick air-barrier applied to exterior of decking and interior of the purlin/spray foam layer if the closed ...Get Price
Ice and Water Shield on the entire roof deck ...
In fact a 3' strip of self-adhering membrane at the eaves can be potentially worse than full coverage since a roofing leak above the eave membrane can saturate roof decking underneath the membrane as absorbed water is redistributed within the sheathing where it may become trapped long enough with sun beating on it to initiate and nurture ...Get Price
Basic Facts of a Radiant Barrier | Bert Roofing Inc.
Wholesale installation of new decks is not common. It can be an expensive proposition to replace all the decking for the sole purpose of adding new decking with radiant barrier. Some properties that use cheap 3/8 inch decking could use a new roof deck. Hoses that have a vaulted ceiling and no attic can benefit from upgrading decking.Get Price
What is the Difference Between Sheathing and Decking
Contractors generally recommend treated plywood rather than regular plywood for roof decking because condensation can build up on the sheathing and cause rot. Roofers understand that when it comes to the roof deck the amount of water that gets on the wood is a concern.Get Price
VersaShield Fire-Resistant Roof Deck Protection
Roof Deck Protection is water resistant it is NOT WATERPROOF. DO NOT USE VersaShield® Fire-Resistant Roof Deck Protection as a temporary roof to protect property or possessions. * When installed in accordance with section 4.2.1 of GAF ESR-2053 VersaShield® can be used over existing wood shakes or shinglesGet Price
decking required under metal roof?: "In a new construction ...
In a new construction house...is decking with tar paper required under metal roofing? The roofing is a UL90 approved 3 1/2 inch standing seam STRUCTURAL profile at .026. I am currently in the design stage and can design the roof to carry the pans on the required 4 ft spanners or with a more conventional design utilizing decking and underlayment.Get Price
GAF | Roof Deck Protection
Roof Deck Protection 101: See the benefits of roof deck protection A new roof is more than just shingles. Roof Deck Protection allows moisture to escape from your attic while providing an exceptionally strong layer of protection against wind-driven rain.Get Price
Roof & Deck Cleaner (1-GAL) - Shingle Shield
Shingle Shield Roof & Deck Cleaner is a concentrate designed to clean asphalt shingles and cedar shake roofs wood decks and fencing quickly and easily. Shingle Shield Roof & Deck Cleaner is a concentrate designed to clean asphalt shingles and cedar shake roofs wood decks and fencing quickly and easily. Removes dirt pollen mildew and …Get Price
Which is best when installing a roof deck WPC or 30 lb ...
The jury is still out on this - which means some roofers and contractors swear by felt some by synthetic felt or moisture barriers. GAF is certainly a top of the line brand name so Deck WPC should be among the best synthetic felts.Get Price
Deck-WPC 1000 sq. ft Seven Trust Breathable Synthetic Roofing ...
Hello thank you for your question. Use only plastic cap corrosion-resistant nails or staples with plastic caps. Fasteners should be long enough to penetrate at least 3/4" (19 mm) into wood decks or just through plywood or OSB decks. Fasteners must be flush to the deck and at a 90° angle to the roof deck. Thank you for your question.Get Price
Choosing Waterproof Decking for Flat Roof Decks
We all know the different types of roofing material (asphalt wood metal etc.) but there’s one type of roofing material that’s just a bit different than the rest: waterproof roof decking. Although it’s a waterproof roofing material it has an extra quality: it’s walkable. That means that not only does it act as a roof for the ...Get Price
Flat Roof Decks and Patios | Cool Flat Roof
IB DeckShield Roof / Deck Assembly and Installation. DeckShield is easiest to install on new construction homes. However it can be easily adopted for retrofit use on existing homes. IB Deck Shield is installed as a fully-adhered application on top of Dens Deck – a fiber-cement type board that is 1/4 of an inch thick or over plywood.Get Price
LP TechShield Radiant Barrier | LP Building Solutions
As the original #1 brand of radiant barrier sheathing LP ® TechShield panels’ VaporVents ™ Technology prevents moisture buildup during and after construction while blocking up to 97% of radiant heat in roof panels. Installed in over 1.5 million homes in the United States LP TechShield panels also lower attic temperatures up to 30° F.Get Price