A solid slab of concrete capping the top of your house.
Concrete roof in florida.
Degree from the university.
For example the florida based company hurricane proof systems offers a 7 inch 18 centimeter slab of concrete in three layers.
2017 florida building code section 1917 lightweight insulating concrete roofs 1917 1 lightweight insulating concrete.
Tile roof restoration in central florida.
There are not many builders in south florida and miami that have had experience with building full concrete homes but that is changing.
For an even greater lifespan natural slate can be another great option where architecturally appropriate.
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50 year warranties are typical and you ll find it can last up to 100 years in many cases.
Gordon berken of paul davis restoration gives everyone a breakdown of how concrete homes are built in florida.
This subject is by far our 1 specialty and we are proud to be affiliated with albersons tile roof glaze inc.
Our official service area is the greater central florida counties that stretch from east to west coast.
All base ply fasteners for use in lightweight insulating concrete roof decks shall have a product approval for use with the specific lightweight insulating concrete roof system in compliance with manufacturer s recommendations and the design pressure of section 1609 section 1620 for the high velocity hurricane zone.
Exact specifications vary but most concrete roofs are several inches thick.
Of course it s not just great at withstanding strong winds.
Cost of tile roof installation in florida 984 79 per 100 sq ft.
A concrete roof is exactly what it sounds like.
It s concrete so it s not going to burn up on you in a fire and it s even highly resistant to water and flood damage.
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Concrete roof tile concrete is one of the more popular roof types in florida because it s great at standing up to the high winds brought on by tropical storms and hurricanes.
Material produced with or without aggregate additions to portland cement water and air to form a hardened material possessing insulating qualities which when oven dried shall have a unit weight no greater than 50 pcf 801 kg m3.