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Differentiating Between Structural and Architectural Standing Seam Roof Panels

When considering standing seam roof design it is important to know the difference between astructural panel and an architectural panel. Structural panels are commonly applied to low slope applications over open framing, and architectural panels are normally for steeper slope applications with a solid substrate. Two other terms commonly used to describe structural and architectural panels are hydrostatic […]

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Difficult Roofing Details Demand Tuff Solutions

Garland introduces easy-to-install Tuff Flash waterproofing protection for sealing difficult and unique roof details fast and watertight.   Building owners and contractors are constantly trying to find more durable and applicator friendly products to address today’s building design issues. In response, Garland continues to push our processes to create products that allow the industry to build better roof […]

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Modified Membrane Testing

Understanding ASTM D2523 vs. ASTM D5147 Both ASTM methods are standard test methods employed by roofing manufacturers to test their modified asphaltic roof membranes. The difference is: D2523 is a method that describes how to perform load-strain tests and is more geared toward testing whole assembled systems D5147 describes the battery of tests the manufacturer […]

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