Boletines Técnicos Comerciales de Pendiente Baja

Estos boletines ofrecen información concisa y fácil de entender sobre temas comunes relativos almantenimiento, la reparación, la instalación y el clima que afectan los techos residenciales ycomerciales. Nota: Tanto los documentos como los diagramas asociados son propiedad de ARMA yse proporcionan para el uso personal de los visitantes de este sitio. Se prohíbe su reproducción,distribución o inclusión en otros textos sin el consentimiento expreso y por escrito de ARMA. Losejemplares de todos los boletines técnicos ARMA se pueden descargar directamente haciendo clicen el título del Boletín técnico que necesita.

Las publicaciones adicionales de ARMA, como por ejemplo el Manual de Techado AsfálticoResidencial—que se puede comprar en la librería en línea de ARMA—ofrecen información técnicaadicional. Haga clic aquí para explorar la amplia variedad de publicaciones generales, educativasy especializadas de ARMA sobre techos asfálticos residenciales y comerciales.

Modified Bitumen Roofing

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VOC Considerations for Asphalt Roofing

Asphalt Roofs Can Meet VOC Requirements

While volatile organic compound (VOC) regulations have tightened over the years, asphalt roofing products have kept pace. Asphalt...

ARMA Lightweight Structural Concrete Roof Decks Statement

Decks may not be suitable for durable, sustainable roofing systems

The roofing industry is increasingly experiencing roof system performance issues when roof systems are...

Effects of Roof Color and Solar Reflectance on the Accumulation of Moisture in Roof Systems

Introduction:

Moisture content within a roofing assembly may fluctuate significantly over the life of the roof depending on a variety of factors including, but not limited...

The Effects of Greases, Oils and Chemicals on Modified Bitumen Sheet Materials

Breaks special contaminants into three categories: oils/greases, bacteria/fungi and other chemicals. Adverse effects are highlighted for each category. Includes methods for preventing roof...

Cold Weather Application Recommendations for Modified Bitumen Roofing

Overview of proper storage, handling and application methods in cold temperatures. Contains information for both torch-applied and hot asphalt-applied products.

Introduction...

Water Soluble Residue from Asphalt Roofing Products ("Tobacco Juicing")

Describes origin of tobacco juicing and the effects this residue may have on modified bitumen roofs. Provides ways to minimize/eliminate residue runoff.

The formation of a “tobacco-...

Self-Adhesive Modified Bituminous Roofing Membranes

Modified bituminous roof membranes continue to be popular option for low-sloped roofs due to their proven performance. Historically these products have been torch-applied, mop-applied using hot...

Membranas de Betun Modificado Autoadhesivas para Techado

Las membranas autoadhesivas combinan el rendimiento comprobado de compuestos impermeables de betún modificado con una capa de betún autoadhesiva para una fácil aplicación. Las membranas de betún...

Photovoltaic Systems and Low-slope Commercial Roofs

Introduction

The push toward sustainable building practices has led design professionals to look at roofs as more than just the waterproofing element. They view the roof as...

Sistemas Fotovoltaicos y Techos Comerciales con Baja Inclinación

Introducción

El esfuerzo por implementar prácticas de construcción sostenibles ha llevado a los profesionales del diseño a considerar los techos como algo más que un...

The Effects of Ponding Water

Ponding water can have major negative consequences, regardless of the type of roofing system. Proper design, installation and maintenance of roofing structures can prevent this condition and its...

Los Efectos del Agua Estancada

El agua estancada puede tener consecuencias negativas importantes, independientemente del tipo de sistema de techado. El diseño, la instalación y el mantenimiento correcto de las estructuras de...

Decking Recommendations for Built-Up Roofing and Modified Bitumen Membranes

Introduction

The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) recommends that the structural roof deck meet certain minimum requirements to be an acceptable substrate...

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Built Up Roofing

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Recommendations Regarding Built-Up Roofing Asphalt

Built-Up Roofing (BUR) membranes have been in use in North America for more than 100 years. BUR systems predominately consist of alternating layers of asphalt (bitumen) and fiberglass ply felts...

Cold Weather Recommendations for Built-Up Roofing

Introduction

Application of any type of bituminous roofing system in cold weather can be achieved successfully if precautions are taken. When roof systems are installed in...

VOC Considerations for Asphalt Roofing

Asphalt Roofs Can Meet VOC Requirements

While volatile organic compound (VOC) regulations have tightened over the years, asphalt roofing products have kept pace. Asphalt...

ARMA Lightweight Structural Concrete Roof Decks Statement

Decks may not be suitable for durable, sustainable roofing systems

The roofing industry is increasingly experiencing roof system performance issues when roof systems are...

Photovoltaic Systems and Low-slope Commercial Roofs

Introduction

The push toward sustainable building practices has led design professionals to look at roofs as more than just the waterproofing element. They view the roof as...

Sistemas Fotovoltaicos y Techos Comerciales con Baja Inclinación

Introducción

El esfuerzo por implementar prácticas de construcción sostenibles ha llevado a los profesionales del diseño a considerar los techos como algo más que un...

The Effects of Ponding Water

Ponding water can have major negative consequences, regardless of the type of roofing system. Proper design, installation and maintenance of roofing structures can prevent this condition and its...

Los Efectos del Agua Estancada

El agua estancada puede tener consecuencias negativas importantes, independientemente del tipo de sistema de techado. El diseño, la instalación y el mantenimiento correcto de las estructuras de...

Decking Recommendations for Built-Up Roofing and Modified Bitumen Membranes

Introduction

The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) recommends that the structural roof deck meet certain minimum requirements to be an acceptable substrate...

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