Weather Resistive Barriers and Underlayments
Provider: Mason Contractors Association of America
Discipline: Codes & Standards
Asphalt saturated felts and papers are perhaps among the most commonly used, yet least understood, materials in the construction industry. This presentation is intended to instruct designers and installers on the differences between felts and papers, the industry standards that apply to each, how they are designated and classified, and Code requirements that pertain to their use as weather resistive barriers and roofing underlayment.
At the end of the course, the participants will:
- Be able to distinguish between asphalt saturated felts and papers
- Understand the industry standards and Code
- Have the knowledge to properly specify a weather resistive barrier material that is best suited for the local environment and application
- Be able to identify pros and cons of asphalt saturated felts and papers used as weather resistive barriers
For more information please visit www.masoncontractors.org or contact Mason Contractors Association of America at 800-536-2225.
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