Predicting how long a roof will last is a difficult question to answer with certainty, but it is an important question for building owners and funders of PFI projects. We take a look at relevant standards and at several new books published on the subject. Condensation risk and the latest tiling and slating code of practice are also discussed At the specification stage of a project, when comparing the overall project costs of two different roofing systems, one of the most critical pieces ...
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