Roofing with Asphalt
Published by The Taunton Press, Connecticut, USA.
Extract from back cover of book:
Step-by-step instructions, 250 color photographs, and more than 60 drawings explain in detail how to shingle a weather-tight roof, from eaves to ridge. More than 80% of the homes in North America are roofed with asphalt shingles.
you're shingling your own house or tackling roofs every day, Roofing
with Asphalt Shingles will help you improve production and appearance
by teaching important techniques:
About the Author - Mike Guertin is a custom builder with more than 20 years of roofing experience. In addition to being a contributing editor to Fine Homebuilding magazine, he has written numerous articles on homebuilding, is the co-author of Precision Framing and conducts training clinics at trade shows throughout North America.
Note: Some American building methods may not be compatible with Australian Standards.
Units of Measurement: Imperial
One - Shingles and Other Materials
Two - Tools, Equipment, and Safety
Three - Material Plannlng and Ordering
Four - Roof Ventilation and Roof-Deck Preparation
Five - Preparing the Roof for Shingling
Six - Laying Out the Roof for Shingling
Seven - Installing Roof Shingles
Eight - Tending to the Details
Nine - Low-Pitch, Layover, and Roll Roofing