2 hr Intermediate inspection of Steep Slope Roofing Systems

Introduction

Identifying Products

  • Composition Shingles
  • Slate
  • Tile
  • Wood Shingles and Shakes
  • Vegetative Roof (Green Roof)
  • Metal Roof Systems
  • Exotic/Specialty
  • Low Slope
  • Energy Efficient Methods
  • Deck Types

Roof Accessories/Details

  • Skylights
  • Chimneys
  • Flashings
  • Vents

Identification Assistance for Specialty Systems

Inspection Procedures

Aerial Measuring Techniques

Visual Survey

  • Hail and Wind
  • General Appearance
  • Debris
  • Physical Damage
  • Surface Condition
  • Blistering
  • Perimeter
  • Flashing
  • Penetrations
  • Drainage
  • Gutter
  • Downspouts
  • Leaks

Dealing With Roofers

Working with Manufacturers and Consultants

  • Warranties
  • Issues that arise

Code Updates

  • Mandatory upgrades
  • City specific interpretation

Safety

Xactimate Updates

Q & A

Handouts