Find Product Approvals in a Haystack - February 2020
Mary Beth Reed, Commercial Territory Manager S FL, GAF
For many roofing contractors, finding a product approval for the commercial roof assembly they intend to install can be like trying to find a needle in a haystack: overwhelming, tedious, arduous. My intention with this article is to help you find what you need quickly and efficiently.
First, it is imperative to understand that the “product approval” requirements apply not only to individual roofing components but also to the roof systems themselves. So, when you are looking for a “product approval” to confirm your intended roof system complies with the Florida Building Code or to submit with your permit application, you are looking for an approval for the entire roof assembly, including the deck. Read more.