2013-9-4-white-paper-release

White Paper Release

DonanEngineering Forensic Engineering, Roofing Investigations, Structural Damage & Collapse

Functional vs. Non-Functional Hail Damage to Cedar Roofing Products
by E. Brian Webb, P.E., C.M.I.

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In this concise and readable piece, Webb describes the difference between the various types of distress that can occur to cedar roofing products due to hailstone impact. The white paper includes:

  • an overview of the basic mechanics of cedar roofing,
  • details on how hailstone impact can affect this product,
  • and discussion on how these effects relate to the overall functionality and service life of the cedar roofing.