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Felt and Torch on Roofing

Felt and Torch on Roofing

A Practical Guide

by Tim Richardson

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 04/03/2014

RRP  $49.99 $42.50
A detailed guide to installing high performance felt and torch on roofs, for both DIY enthusiasts and professional roofers. From safety precautions, to the tips and tricks to keep a flat roof water-tight for many years, Felt and Torch on Roofing will teach the novice how to successfully complete their first felt roof to a high standard, and provide the professional with new techniques to undertaking the best quality work on felt and torch on roofing. With step-by-step guidance and photographs throughout, the book covers: Selecting the felt, tools and fixings, and guidance on which materials comply with building regulations Insulation guidelines and how to install and torch the felt Alternative processes for detailing and new techniques for welding, to ensure a perfect welding bead is obtained throughout the roof Cutting and forming welted drips, and new methods for sealing internal and external corners Penetrations and protrusions, detailing internal and external arcs and making repairs to the roof AUTHOR: Tim Richardson has been installing flat roofs and a wide variety of waterproofing systems for ten years. Tim's dedication to maintaining the highest standards in roofing practice is represented in this book. He always promotes good workmanship and believes the training of roofers should be done so in a manner that will prepare them for real situations. 218 colour photographs
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Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
The Crowood Press Ltd
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
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Tim Richardson

Tim Richardson is a garden historian and critic of contemporary landscape architecture whose published work incluldes English Gardens in the Twentieth Century, Arcadian Friends: Inventing the English Landscape Garden and Great Gardens of America (9780711228863).

He writes regularly for newspapers and magazines including the Daily Telegraph, Gardens Illustrated and Country Life. Tim was founding editor of New Eden, gardens editor of Country Life and landscape editor at Wallpaper* magazine. He is a trustee of The Garden History Society and serves on the gardens advisory panel of the National Trust.

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