TECH RESOURCES

For a successful roofing practice, ongoing education is key. The Western States Roofing Contractors Association covers the latest developments in all the western regional states. These regulations can impact your business in a major way. Let WSRCA keep you up-to-date on all the vital industry issues you need to know!

 

Tech Bulletins Coming Soon From Western States RCA

INDUSTRY ISSUES COMMITTEE
Document: Technical Bulletin Regarding the IBC and IRC (April 2014)
Document: Technical Bulletin Regarding LTTR and In-Service R-Values (April 2014)
Document: Review of NABCEP’s Solar Panel Installation Guidelines (August 2014)
Document: Hail Damage on Single-Ply & Shingles (April 2014)

LOW SLOPE COMMITTEE
Document: Technical Bulletin Alerting Contractors to Gypsum-Based Coverboard Issues (May 2014)
Document: Proper Methods of Testing Roof-Fastener Withdrawal Resistance (August 2014)
Document: Hail Damage on Single-Ply & Shingles (April 2014)

STEEP SLOPE COMMITTEE
Document: Important News and Key Questions to Ask When Selecting a Synthetic Underlayment (April 2014)
Document: Asphalt Shingle Roofing Details Package (April 2014)

WATERPROOFING COMMITTEE
Document: Regarding Blistering, Separation, and Product Failures of PMMA’s (May 2014)
Document: The Five Most Critical Waterproofing-Related ASTM Standards (August 2014)

SAFETY COMMITTEE
Document: Safety Workbook (December 2014)

 

Have a technical question about roofing?

For Members Only: Your WSRCA membership provides you with complimentary consultations for your generic technical questions. This is a limited complimentary service. If the complexity of your questions falls outside the scope of this limited service, Jim Carlson will discuss his fee structure for providing more in depth consultation.

Jim Carlson

Building Envelope Technology & Research

4000 Delridge Way SW, 1st Floor
Seattle, WA 98106
Phone: (206) 405-3455
Fax: (206) 405-3458
Email: jcarlson@bet-r.com

 

Roofing industry publications recommended by the WSRCA

Bookstore: Learn more about industry resources and purchase them online.Industry Publications: Visit these key Industry Publications located below.

Official Publication of the Western States RCA:

Western Roofing Magazine

Roofing Industry Publications:

Architectural West Magazine

Coatings Pro Magazine

Metal Construction News

Metal Roofing Magazine

Professional Roofing Magazine

Roofers Coffee Shop

Roofing Magazine

Roofing Contractor Magazine

Spray Foam Magazine