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stadros316 04-12-2007 12:06 AM

Terra Cotta Roof
 
I am looking at installing a Terra Cotta Roof on a home we are looking to build and I will be using plywood, however, for the tiles do I need a special sheeting or something else to install this way there are no leaks. Thanks

AaronB 04-12-2007 08:33 AM

You need a beefy structure. The house has to be built to handle the weight of terra cotta.

Then you should consult the tile mfg for installation guidance.

Ed the Roofer 04-12-2007 11:06 AM

That question can more precisely be answered by your architect for structural load bearing capabilities. The product weight can be supplied from the manufacturer though.

Ed

RooferJim 04-14-2007 12:05 AM

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