Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Roofing

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_10119

n (1) Any material used as a roof covering (such as shingles, slate, sheet metal, or tile) to make it wind- and waterproof, and often provide thermal insulation. (2) A roof. Also called  Roof Cladding.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA