2 hr Intermediate Inspection of Low Slope Roofing Systems

Introduction

Identifying Systems

  • Built Up Roof Systems
  • Single Ply Systems
  • Modified Bitumen Roof Systems
  • Polyurethane Foam Roof
  • IRMA/PRMA
  • Vegetative Roof (Green Roof)
  • Metal Roof Systems
  • Coatings
  • Roof Insulations
  • Deck Types

Roof Accessories

  • Expansion Joints
  • Coping Cap
  • Flashings
  • Vents
  • Curbs
  • HVAC

Inspection Methods

  • Destructive
  • Nondestructive

Visual Survey

  • Hail and Wind
  • General Appearance
  • Debris
  • Ponding
  • Physical Damage
  • Surface Condition
  • Blistering
  • Equipment
  • Perimeter
  • Flashing
  • Penetrations
  • Drainage
  • Drains
  • Scuppers
  • Gutter
  • Downspouts
  • Interior
  • Leaks
  • Metal Issues

Dealing With Roofers

Working with Manufacturers and Consultants

  • Warranties
  • Issues that arise
  • Code Updates
  • Mandatory upgrades
  • City specific interpretation

Waterproofing

Safety

Lightning Protection

Q & A

Handouts