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February 17, 2022 - Building & Construction

Address Roofing Supply Chain Issues with True Butyl

In today’s rapidly changing society, roofing manufacturers are citing supply chain issues as a major challenge to keeping up with roofing project demand. These issues are primarily due to:  Less resource availability from suppliers, including for wood, asphalt and shingles   Unpredictable severe weather, such as tornadoes, flooding and wildfires  Manufacturers do not have a timeline …

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September 8, 2019 - Building & Construction

What You Need to Know for Proper Roof Flashing

Roof flashing is essential to ensuring a watertight roof. However, if the flashing is improperly installed, it can cause roof leaks and structural damage to the home. Learn about roof flashing applications and material considerations to make for proper performance. Roof Flashing Applications  Roof flashing helps direct water flow around openings in the roof. Traditionally …

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September 28, 2017 - Building & Construction

Top Compatibilities to Meet for Window and Door Sealants

Demand for technologically-advanced windows and doors is fueling the market’s growth. For example, window and door manufacturers are now using high technology finishes that hold up to UV exposure and resist physical damage. They are also developing new materials for varying benefits such as: Cost Weight Durability Ability to be finished Energy efficiency However, as …

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April 6, 2017 - Building & Construction

What to Understand When Dealing with Historic Roofs

When maintaining a historic building, the roof can be one of the most challenging aspects. Find out what to expect with wood, metal, slate and tile historic roofs in particular. Understand What Historic Roof Materials are Susceptible to: Wood: Wood roofs in particular are likely to erode over time due to rain and UV exposure. …

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