Metal buildings with metal panel roof systems are commonly used across the United States for storage and commercial office space. ...
Proven Performance: GAF releases aged TPO study
Value Engineering Part 2: Retaining Performance
Designing for Moisture Durability & Energy Efficiency
Parapets Part 3: An Example of Complexity
Parapets Part 2: Navigating Codes
When to consider a mid-reflectance TPO color
Buildings with Electric Heat – Do Reflective Membranes Still Make Sense?
Value Engineering — Optimizing Performance or Reducing Costs?
Retrofit Single Ply Roof Systems: An Assessment of Wind Resistance
Roof Design Considerations when Incorporating Solar
R-Value Optimization: A Case Study
Fresh Thinking About Cold Storage Roofs
Are You Considering Adaptation in Your Roof Design?
Solar Power is Now Competitive
Helene Hardy Pierce Awarded Roofing Industry’s Highest Honor
Building Science FAQ — Ep. 5
Advantages of Long-Life Roofing for Bifacial Solar Panels
Building Science FAQ — Ep. 4
Building Science FAQ — Ep. 3
Solar Power in the Desert or on Roofs – what are the Pros and Cons?
“Sustainable” and “Resilience” — Are they related, the same, or opposites?
Air Barriers and Vapor Retarders: The Current Conundrum in the Roofing Industry
Air Barriers vs. Vapor Retarders
Preventing Condensation by Calculating Temperature Gradients
Condensation, Dew Point, and Roofing
For more information on parapet and control layer continuity, register for the Continuing Education Center webinar, Parapet Predicaments and Roof...
If photovoltaic systems (solar arrays) were installed on all the commercial buildings in the US with roofs over 5,000 sq....
Introduction The design and construction industries are increasingly using building science concepts to design and construct long lasting, high performance...
Adhered Systems are Cost Competitive Once Long Term Energy Efficiency is Factored In Recent research into the overall thermal impact...
A “cold storage building” is a building or a portion of a building or structure designed to promote the extended...
Your Roof Designs Are Resilient and Sustainable – Great Job! But Are You Considering “Adaptation” in Your Planning? In a recent...
For Commercial Roofing, Careful Design and Material Choices Can Make Solar Compelling Each energy production type, such as coal and...
Helene Hardy Pierce, vice president of technical services, codes, and industry relations for GAF, has been presented with the J.A....
What is the difference between a metal roof and a metal deck? Welcome to Episode 5 of The Building Science...