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WJE Primer: Structural Considerations for Reroofing Projects

 

It is common for a building to be reroofed multiple times, as the service life of a conventional roofing system is typically a fraction of the service life of the building as a whole. In this WJE PrimerMatt DeSimone (Philadelphia) examines the structural implications of several building code provisions that should be considered when reroofing an existing building.