Aggressive timelines are creating a scourge of incomplete construction drawings, leaving manufacturers and fabricators of joists and steel decking guessing at the designer’s intent and unclear about critical details.
ARMA’s recent whiteboard video outlines the components required for a properly functioning attic ventilation system and the ways this ventilation can benefit a roof, including protection against shingle deterioration and roof system damage.
Back in 1883, a timber-framed, standard Pennsylvania-style barn was constructed with a real slate roof on the homestead of the Hartong family in Green, Ohio. After more than a century of service, the worn out slate roof—and the rotting wood structural support system beneath it—have finally received a facelift.
Condensation was responsible for a number of difficulties at the City of Myrtle Beach’s Pepper Geddings Recreation Center–the sagging roof above the facility’s pool was plagued by mold, mildew, and rust.