prepared roofing

asphalt prepared roofing, asphaltic felt, cold-process roofing, prepared roofing, rolled roofing, rolled strip roofing, roofing felt, sanded bituminous felt, saturated felt, self-finished roofing felt

Installing asphalt prepared roofing
A roofing material manufactured by saturating a dry felt with asphalt and then coating the saturated felt with a harder asphalt mixed with a fine mineral, glass-fiber, asbestos, or organic stabilizer; available in the form of rolls. All or part of the weather side may be covered with mineral granules or with powdered talc or mica. The reverse side is covered with a material suitable to prevent sticking in the roll. The
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The shingles are UL-listed as prepared roofing cover and can be nailed directly to a wood roofing deck over a fire-resistant underlayment.
They include test methods, specifications, practices, terminology, and guides for topics such as bituminous emulsions, felts and fabrics, nonbituminous organic roof coverings, prepared roofings, shingles, and siding materials, roofing membrane systems, and waterproofing and damproofing systems.