Low-Slope Roofing Insulation and Cover Boards
June 18, 2019
2 PM ET
1 AIA LU/HSW; 1 RCI CEH; 0.1 IACET CEU
This course will explore the primary uses and typical requirements for low-slope roofing insulation and cover boards. This will include the initial design considerations for selecting the proper roof insulation, and how regional and local requirements might affect the design of your roofing system. We will also review the different types of cover boards offered on the market and how the selection of your cover board can be affected by different roofing systems. The selection of the correct cover board can have a direct influence on the performance and the overall longevity of the roofing system.
Explain the different design considerations around the selection of your roof insulation and the thickness requirements associated with your project location.
Review the attachment methods and options for both your roof insulation and cover boards.
Determine the primary uses of cover boards in a roofing system and the various performance considerations with different membranes.
Examine the changes in performance requirements, and how the selection of the proper cover board can extend the life of the roof.