inverted roof

inverted roof

A roof membrane whose thermal insulation is above, rather than below, the membrane.
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9,300 m 3 , producing planum about 16 600 m 2 , backfilling, covering of the inverted roof approx.
5) RNLI Llandudno lifeboat station (Community Benefit, Infrastructure, Tourism & Leisure) The building on the town's prom is clad with Welsh limestone and Siberian larch under a natural copper inverted roof, and represents the culmination of 20 years' of efforts by the RNLI to modernise their search and rescue capability at Llandudno.
The building is clad with Welsh limestone and Siberian larch under a natural copper inverted roof and represents the culmination of 20 years of efforts by the RNLI to modernise their search and rescue capability at Llandudno.
The building also has serious structural issues, such as an inverted roof that collects rainwater and puts pressure on the ceilings.
Together with our Bahrain partner Mmetco, we are very actively working with the Ministry of Housing in Bahrain to introduce our inverted roof and basement waterproofing system for reducing energy consumption of existing buildings and the upcoming new housing projects in Bahrain.
The inverted roof (designed for a future green roof) directs rainwater to sculptural concrete spillways.
EPS and XPS are resistant to moisture; however, XPS is more common for below-grade waterproofing and roof systems where insulation is placed over the roof membrane (IRMA, or inverted roof membrane assembly).
If Wright moves in brick, I use transparent glass; if he makes a hipped roof, I use an inverted roof.
The single-storey curved, mainly timber-constructed, building features an inverted roof design to harvest rainwater to flush toilets, and solar panels to pre-heat the water supplied to the boiler system.
The deck of the 980-square-foot guesthouse has an inverted roof that opens the porch to make it feel like part of the woods.
The inverted roof framing leaves attic space for insulation and ducting, permits an inexpensive reflective flat roof, and puts volume in the living space where occupants can enjoy it.
compound seal - inverted roof including thermal insulation with weighting gravel or extensive greening in the context of roof sealing work din 18338 ie - flat roof approx.