Roofing Options is a review of the many different roof system options available to the designer. It provides a basic examination of the most common types of low-slope commercial roofing systems including each system’s strengths and weaknesses, life cycle expectations, installation and cost considerations, energy conservation impacts and other sustainable considerations.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the different types of roofing systems .
  • Understand each system’s strengths and weaknesses.
  • Discuss roof system energy conservation impacts.
  • Explain considerations for roof system selections .