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Strategies for Working with Roofing Contractors

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Best Questions to Ask Roofing Contractors

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Stay Up to Speed on Roof Systems Technology

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Roof Coatings: Ensuring Performance and Savings

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Roof Coating Specifications: One Size Does not Fit All

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Application Concerns When Applying Roof Coatings

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Maintenance Matters and Roof Coatings

Building Operating Management
Resilient Roof Systems Can Be Designed To Handle Higher Wind Speeds Than Codes Require

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Daylighting, Energy Production Are Among Energy Possibilities Of Resilient Roofs

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Go Beyond Minimum Requirements To Keep A Roof Resilent

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Third Roof is a Charm for University of Northern Iowa

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University Faces Major Roofing Decision After Storm

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How To Hire A Good Roofing Contractor

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Whether Bigger Or Smaller, Roofing Firms Have Advantages, Disadvantages

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Due Diligence Can Help Ensure Roofing Contractor Is The Right Choice

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Ask Potential Roofing Contractors About Training, References

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Roof Coatings Aim To Protect And Repair Roofs, Not Replace Them

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Existing Conditions May Diminish Roof Coating's Effectiveness

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Success of Roof Coating Relies on Proper Adhesion

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Beware Potential Roof Coating Application Problems

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Roof Inspections: Preventing Long-Term Trouble

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Before-and-After Photographs Important for Roof Inspections

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Solar Situation: Roofing, Photovoltaics and Maintenance

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Spring, Fall Best Times for Roofing Maintenance

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Get Involved Early in Roof Design Process

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Spotlight: The Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing (CEIR)

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Green Roofs, Paved Areas Emerge as Sustainable Design Components

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How To Get The Most From Your Roofing Budget: Repair, Replace or Re-Cover?

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Recoating Could Extend Roof's Life, But Moisture Survey Is Necessary Step

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Replacing, Re-covering Roof Are Both Valid Options, But Know What Code Requires

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Replacing Roof Offers Wider Choice Of Systems, Chance To Inspect Deck

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10 Reasons Roofs Should Be Inspected

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Keeping A Roof In Shape: Finding Leaks, Drainage Problems, Damage

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Why Roof Inspections Should Be A Priority For Facility Managers

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Spotlighting Single-Ply Roofing Systems

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Single-Ply Roofing Systems Present Some Challenges

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Installation Suggestions For Single-Ply Roofing Systems

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Effective Inspection Plan Adds Years to Roofing System

Building Operating Management
Innovative Products: Roofing

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Vegetative Roofs Re-Emerge As Viable Option For Commercial Facilities

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Vegetative Roof Financial Benefits Include Increased Property Values, Tax Incentives And Reduced Energy Costs

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Vegetative Roofs: Installation In Stages And Installation Over Existing Roof

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Climate, weather conditions factor into roof coatings decisions

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Color of Roof Coating Helps With Temperature Changes

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Dry Conditions Best for Roof Coatings Application

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When A Roof Straddles The Repair/Replace Line

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First Steps When Hiring A Roofing Contractor

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What To Be Sure A Roofing Warranty Includes

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Visual Roof Exam, Moisture Survey Can Help Spot Zombie Roofs

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Coating Can Be Short-Term Solution For Deteriorated Roof

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How To Select The Right Roofing System

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Product Focus: Roofing

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Successful Leak Detection Combines Patience, Skill and Knowledge

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Strategies for Pinpointing Location of Roof Leaks

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Guidelines for Making Temporary and Permanent Roof Repairs

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Focus On Sustainability: Effect on Roofing

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How New Codes Are Affecting The Roofing Market

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Tips To Ensure A Successful Roofing Installation

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Environmental Rules, Innovation Could Mean New Golden Age of Roofing

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New Codes, Regulations Help Drive Improvements in Roof Efficiency

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Application Methods Changes Having Big Effect on Roofing Industry

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Roofing Reconsidered: RoofPoint Guidelines Hone Industry's Best Practices

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Roofing Inventory Assesses Conditions, Repair Needs

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First Impressions Start with Right Attitude

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Roofing: District Revamps Preventive Maintenance Program

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New Roofs Must Withstand Solar Arrays

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Roof Replacement: Consider Safety Hazards, Impact on Occupants

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Roof Replacement: Conduct Inventory and Analysis of Conditions

Building Operating Management
Research Shows the Benefits of Cool Roofs for Building Energy Savings

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Roofing: Six Factors of Long-Term Performance

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Roofing: Design, Installation, Maintenance Impact Performance

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Research Shows Cool Roofs Have Benefits at City and Global Levels

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Roof Problems Often Start at the Seams

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Roof Penetrations Can Be the Weak Link

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Protect the Roof from Stress

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Mind the Metal on the Roof

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Vegetative Roofs Moderate Interior Building Temperatures

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Vegetative Roofs: How to Ensure a Leak-Proof System

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Vegetative Roofs: Pay Attention to Structure, Plants, Rooftop Access

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Vegetative Roofs: How to Waterproof the System

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Roofing: How to Prepare for Inspections

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Facility Professionals Discuss Managing Retrofits

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Roofing Maintenance: Inspection Checklist

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How to Analyze Roof-Inspection Data

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Roof Coatings: LEED, Energy Star and the Cool Roof Rating Council

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Roof Coatings: What is the Annual Savings Potential?

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Roof Coatings: Steps for Adhesion Tests

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Building Envelopes: Inspection Requirements for EIFS

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What Are the Benefits of Photovoltaic Roofing?

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Roofing Maintenance and Inspection in Severe Weather

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Evaluating Roof Damage After a Storm

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Regular Roofing Maintenance: When to Inspect the Roof

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How to Inspect a Roof

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Photovoltaic Roofs: Questions About Economics, Physical Structure

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Photovoltaic Roofs: What is the ROI?

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Roofing Contractors: Do You Need One?

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Roofing Maintenance Cost Calculations

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Roofing: Pressurization Poses Maintenance Challenges for Medical Center

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TPO Roof Replaces Leaking Inverted Roof-Membrane Assembly System

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Roof Retrofit: Medical Center Recycles Roofing Materials

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Seven Common Types of Roof Insulation

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Strategies for Attaching Insulation to Roof Decks

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Tips for Specifying Roof Insulation

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Roof Assessment: Five Key Questions

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Roofing Projects: What is in the Specifications?

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Roof Coatings: New Set of Specification Questions

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Roof Coatings: Advanced Formulations Improve Durability

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Roof Coatings: Pay Attention to Green Claims

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Roof Coatings: Online Calculators Quantify Energy Savings

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Assessing and Repairing Roof Leaks and Damage

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When Repairs Aren't Enough and the Roof Needs Replacing or Recovering

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What are the Benefits of Vegetative Roofs?

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Vegetative Roofs: A Look at the Disadvantages

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Specification Tips for Extensive and Intensive Vegetative Roofs

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Vegetative Roofs: Secondary Components Include Root Barriers and Vapor Retarders

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Vegetative Roofs: Ensuring Proper Design and Installation

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Vegetative Roofs: Pay Attention to Base Flashing and Penetrations

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How to Inspect Built-Up Roofing Systems

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Inspecting Roof-Deck Substrates Ensures Successful Installations

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What Role Does Insulation Play in Roof Installations?

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Inspectors Must Check Bitumen Temperatures During BUR Installation

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Roof Retrofits: Strategies for Membrane, Base Flashing Installation

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Proper Design Improves Roof Longevity

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Focus On Roofing Materials and Workmanship To Improve Longevity

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Standing-Seam Metal Roofs Provide Anchor for Rooftop Equipment

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Roofing Systems: Membranes, Installation, and Coatings Affect Sustainability

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About the Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing (CEIR)

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Roofing Systems Impact Heating, Cooling Loads

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Cool Roofs: Reflectivity Matters

A Special Report Provided by the Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers AssociationFacility Maintenance Decisions
Insulation Plays Key Role in Building Efficiency

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Thermal Conductance And Roofing Systems

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Roofing Selection Goes Life-Cycle

Prepared for RCI, Inc.Building Operating Management
Hurricane-Proof Your Roof

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Metal Roofing: Toughness On Top

A special report provided by the Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) and the Quality Asphalt Roofing Council (QARC) Facility Maintenance Decisions
Making the Case for Asphalt Roof Performance

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Rooftop Issues, Flexible Solutions

Prepared for The Spray Polyurethane Foam AllianceBuilding Operating Management
Life-Cycle Savings

A special report in conjunction with the Cool Roof Rating CouncilFacility Maintenance Decisions
Cool Roofing: Beyond Myths to Solutions

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Making Roof Coatings Work

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Don't Cut Roofing Corners

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Single-Ply Roofing Solutions

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Roof Coatings: Strategies for Savings

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Roof Inspections: A Closer Look

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Roof Coatings and Cold Weather

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Making Cool Roofs Pay

In conjunction with the Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers AssociationFacility Maintenance Decisions
Smart Overhead Management

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Roof Warranty: An Extra Layer of Protection

Prepared for Chemical Fabrics & Film Association, Vinyl Roofing DivisionBuilding Operating Management
Evaluating Vinyl Roofing

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Raising the Roof

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Roofing: Making White Coatings Work

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Pinpointing Roofing Problems

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Choose the Right Roof for Short, Medium, or Long Term Use

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Roof Coatings in a New Light

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The Benefits of Metal Roofs and Walls

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New Options in Roofing

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in conjunction with the Cool Roof Rating Council
Top-Level Technology

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with input from the EPDM Roofing Association (ERA)
EPDM Comes of Age

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Avoiding Roofing Failure

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In Conjunction with the Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association:
Top-Level Considerations

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Maintenance that Extends Roof Life

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Roofing Systems: Streamlining for Savings

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Roof Maintenance: Top-Level Priority

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Roofing: Moving to the Top of the Class

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Roofs: Flexible Membranes Come of Age

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Roof Manufacturers Speak Out

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Roof Coatings: Specification Strategies

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The Roofing-Mold Connection

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Universal Studios Blaze Caused by Roofing Workers

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NRCA Forms Organization to Promote Green Roofs

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NRCA Releases Building Codes Manual

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Superdome Ready For Business
a Year after Katrina

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White Roof Coatings Can Boost Roof Longevity, Association Says

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