Cool Roofs in Northern Climates

The growing awareness of climate change, as well as the related issues of urban heat islands and steadily increasing energy costs, has led to a growing interest in the effectiveness of reflective, or “cool” roofing. As manufacturers of both black and… Read More

Designing Sustainable Roofing Systems

Enlightened building owners and roof system designers are interested in adopting roofing systems using environmental parameters. In many countries a generation has grown up in a culture sympathetic and supportive to “green” issues. Many colleges and universities include environmental studies… Read More