Complete Roofing Handbook: Installation, Maintenance, Repair by James E. BrumbaughComplete Roofing Handbook: Installation, Maintenance, Repair by James E. Brumbaugh

Complete Roofing Handbook: Installation, Maintenance, Repair

byJames E. Brumbaugh

Paperback | October 15, 1992

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This text covers types of roofs; roofing and reroofing; roof and attic insulation and ventilation; skylights and roof openings; dormer construction; roof flashing details and more. It also contains information on code requirements, underlaying and attic ventilation.
James E. Brumbaugh has spent twenty years in the residential and light commercial construction industry. He is an accomplished educator fluent in several languages, and has written more than fifteen books on HVAC, construction, and the building trades.
Title:Complete Roofing Handbook: Installation, Maintenance, RepairFormat:PaperbackDimensions:536 pages, 9.9 × 9.9 × 0.9 inPublished:October 15, 1992Publisher:Wiley

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0025178512

ISBN - 13:9780025178519


Table of Contents


1. Types of Roofs.

2. Roofing and Reroofing.

3. Roof Deck Preparation.

4. Roof and Attic Ventilation.

5. Skylights and Roof Openings.

6. Dormer Construction.

7. Roof Flashing Details.

8. Applying Strip Shingles.

9. Applying Specialty Shingles.

10. Roll Roofing.

11. Built-Up Roofing.

12. Wood Shingle and Shake Roofing.

13. Slate Roofing.

14. Tile Roofing.

15. Installing Gutters and Downspouts.

16. Roofing for Historic Buildings.

17. Historic Wooden Shingle Roofs.