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Cornice, Parapet, and Roof

Design Guidelines, Ridgewood Village Center Historic District, Ridgewood, N.J. page 48 Cornice, Parapet, and Roof In the Ridgewood Village Center Historic District, distinguishing characteristics are the hiding of rooflines for most commercial buildings and the use of visually important roofs on ...

TechTalk: Parapet Walls: When is a Wall a Roof?

TECH T A LK In some cases, a wall isn't a wall. A parapet wall projecting above the roof plane may be a part of the roof. According to Webster, a parapet wall is "a low wall or railing to protect the edge of a platform, roof or bridge."

manual elements BUR flashings and metal parapet caps

50 Professional Roofing | January 2005 manual elements N N RCA's Construction Details section of The NRCA Roofing and Waterproofing Manual, Fifth Edition , provides about 450 details for the most common low- and steep-slope roof systems.

Design Considerations for Curtain Wall Parapets in Cold Climates

The section of curtain wall cladding at the parapet level can be designed to match the rest of the curtain wall and the spandrel area can be comprised of glass, metal or any other material typically used in curtain walls. Figure 8: Curtain wall interrupted and sealed below the parapet level.

ITEM 607.9311 -11 ORNAMENTAL STEEL PICKET FENCE ON PARAPET ...

ITEM 607.9311 -11 ORNAMENTAL STEEL PICKET FENCE ON PARAPET WALL ITEM 607.9312 -11 ORNAMENTAL STEEL PICKET FENCE ALONG SIDEWALK Page 1 of 4 12/19/2008 DESCRIPTION The Work shall consist of furnishing and installing ornamental steel picket fencing and accessories in accordance with the contract ...

Parapet Newsletter Final Final

1 Warning! A recent $635 million (USD) settlement against the makers of the drug OxyContin may deter overuse of addictive and costly painkillers. It has been found that OxyContin and other narcotics have been prescribed too often to workers suffering from injuries not severe enough to require ...

Moisture Management of Parapet Walls

Moisture Management of Parapet Walls by John Koester, Founder and CEO Masonry Technology Inc. Parapet walls - what are they good for? Parapet walls perform a number of important functions: •*They can be designed in various shapes to create a desired façade •*They can be designed to hide ...

CONCRETE PARAPET

CONCRETE PARAPET (4-1-95) 1.0 G ENERAL This Special Provision shall govern materials, forming and all other related work in the construction of concrete parapet rails in accordance with applicable parts of the Standard Specifications, the details shown on the plans and as outlined in this ...

FLASHING AT ROOF PARAPET

roofing membrane mortar collection o.c. partially open 1" (25 mm) weep holes @ 2'-8" (813 mm) head joints membrane one piece flashing device or other sealant cavity filter attachment strip counter flashing parapet flashing faceshell stop flashing at inside of anchor bolts grout cores solid at ...

Parapet Wall Detail

DBP00019 PARAPET WALL DETAILING The parapet wall as detailed in figure 2 was constructed using traditional methods & materials. All elements of this detail were reviewed by Designers, Contractors & Component Suppliers during the design stage in order to ensure that rain water ingress problems ...