Lead sheet is a soft and malleable metal which means it s an excellent roofing material because it can be formed and shaped to suit any detail.
Rolled lead flat roof.
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Rolled roofing is easy to transport.
Hammered down rolled roofing should not be used on flat roofs though as this will lead to leaks.
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Lead flashing is not a diy product as it takes years of experience to perfect installing a full lead roof.
Joints along the length should be stepped to prevent rain seeping up through capillary action lead is normally laid over.
Composite shingles are heavy and unwieldy.
Joists flat lead roofs should be laid with a slight fall.
To help professional installers and those who are learning the ropes of lead flashing and roofing lead calder produced the guide to good leadwork which is widely accepted in the industry as the go to for lead flashing roll and lead work.
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Our basic fitting guides are designed to assist installing rolled lead sheet in a range of roofing applications including flashings valleys gutters and flat roofing.
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This lead flashing comes in a convenient roll to make adaptable custom flashings.
Lead sheet has been around for centuries so there are some rules that have been developed that no good lead worker will deviate from.
Made from durable lead ideal for protecting your roof from the elements.
Rolled roofing goes down quickly.
However it is important to follow the basic principles of sizing and fixings as indicated in the rolled lead sheet manual to reduce the effects of fatigue cracking or creep.
Lead should be laid in bays sections with joints between the bays formed over a wooden roll.
We ve also shared a few steps on how to apply it to your own roof.
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Rolled roofing by contrast comes in lighter 75 pound units and is tightly rolled up and sealed.