roll roofing

roll roofing

[′rōl ‚rüf·iŋ]
(materials)
Composition sheet roofing supplied in rolls from which it is laid in overlapping strips.
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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 company provides metal shingles, stone coated metal shingles, roll roofing, metal roofing trim, and accessories.
Major markets for coarse denier polyester are building products (modified bitumen roll roofing, waterproofing, weatherization barriers, and other) carpet backings for automotive and modular carpet tiles, geotextiles/ground cover and technical specialties.
The result is an impressively 'user friendly' instructional compendium on roof sheathing, underlayment, asphalt shinglers, wood shingles and shakes, mineral-surfaced roll roofing, tile and slate roofing, metal roofing and siding, as well as built-up and elastomeric roofing.
In the last quarter of that century, manufacturers assembled built-up roofing's site-layered components to produce long strips of factory-assembled "ready roofing" (better known today as "roll roofing").
Front and rear headers, roof rafters, decking, more corner braces, felt paper and finally roll roofing were installed.
As nonresidential building posts resurgent growth, consumption of built-up, modified bitumen and roll roofing will benefit.
The section of roof in question had damaged roll roofing, so I decided to get a bucket of roofing tar and fix it.
Kraton polymers, used in roll roofing, modified mopping asphalt, modified shingles and a variety of roofing adhesives and compounds, are high performance elastomers which, when added to asphalt, can help improve a roofs performance, according to the company.
The structure is a tiny icon of shelter, just one 14- by 20-foot room, with a 12-foot-deep front porch under a simple gable covered in green roll roofing. Inside are the bare necessities, including a woodstove, sink, under-counter refrigerator, hot plate, table, sofa bed, and small bathroom.
A basic list of roof coverings available today includes asphalt shingles, roll roofing, concrete and ceramic tiles, slate, terne, wood shingles and shakes, aluminum shingles, built-up roofing, and single-ply systems.
On top of each block pillar, we placed a 16" x 16" piece of 1/4"-thick roll roofing material to prevent wicking of moisture to go up through the blocks.