Installation Manual for Flashing | Todd Miller

Installation Manual for Flashing

June 9, 2009 | Filed under: Misc, Roofing Answers, Roofing Installation

A homeowner from North Carolina wrote:
Q: Dear sir, Could you please send me a manual on how to apply flashing around objects. I am putting on a metal roof on and I have skylights and chimneys. If not, could you tell me where to get one.

My response follows:
A: Installation procedures and flashing methods are determined largely based upon the exact type of panel being installed. First and foremost I urge you to obtain instructions from the manufacturer of your roofing. Unfortunately, if they cannot provide instructions then I would worry as to how seriously they take their business and I would look for a different manufacturer.

I am attaching a manual for one of my company’s products which may be helpful.

Two manufacturers, Fabral and Metal Sales, have manuals available to the public through their websites. You may find something there helpful as well.

todd Miller

has spent his entire career in the metal building products manufacturing industry. He is president of Isaiah Industries, an organization recognized as one of the world’s leading metal roofing manufacturers. Todd is currently Vice President of the MRA (Metal Roofing Association) and a Past Chair of MCA (Metal Construction Association). Through his website, he strives to raise the bar on standards and practices to provide property owners with the best possible products for successful roofing projects.

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