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Old 05-24-2013, 10:00 PM   #16
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Insulating Low Pitched Roof with Vaulted Ceilings Inside


If the coating worked you would see many many more white colored (coated) roofs... vent the roof (add ridge vents) and insulate to minimum code requirements for your location (R-30) http://publicecodes.cyberregs.com/ic..._11_sec002.htm

More on unvented, expect a 10% service life reduction for asphalt shingles; http://www.buildingscience.com/docum...on?full_view=1

Hot climates; http://www.buildingscience.com/docum...n-hot-climates

Check with your local AHJ, venting may be required.

Gary

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