Introduction to Insulated Roof Decks
Insulated metal panels have been providing highly efficient air, water, vapor, and thermal barriers for exterior roof and wall applications for decades. This proven high-performance technology is now being utilized for low-slope roofs as an insulated metal roof deck.
- Understand the concept of Insulated Roof Deck Technology and why they have been developed.
- Articulate the benefits of Insulated Roof Decks when compared to more traditional materials used in commercial low slope roofing.
- Outline the diaphragm shear and non-diaphragm options for Insulated Roof Decks.
- Realize the proper design & application strategies for Insulated Roof Decks.