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Lack of mandatory insulation, vapor barrier drive up roof costs

NRCA SmartBrief | Aug 19, 2016

The Community Recreation Center in Wilmette, Ill., is facing unexpected costs for a roof replacement because rooftop units must be jacked up to install state-mandated insulation. Additionally, the lack of a vapor barrier between the roof's concrete and upper levels will make it difficult to tear up the old material. Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model) (08/18)


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