Concrete Roof Tile: Systems and Installation Methods

Concrete Roof Tile: Systems and Installation Methods

The roof of a building is not only vital as a structural component but can also be an important design feature that makes a building stand out among others. Join us in this one-hour course as we discuss the installation methods of concrete roof tile systems that minimize environmental impact while maximizing durability and design. Participants will learn about trending applications as well as the best regional practices for the installation of a concrete roof tile system.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Recall the storied history of concrete roof tile systems and see how the modern manufacturing methods have brought this product to a near zero waste life cycle
  2. Become familiar with the performance attributes of a properly installed concrete roof tile system that have shown to be one of the worlds strongest and most durable roof systems in cases of extreme weather or fire
  3. Discuss modern installation methods of concrete roof tile systems that have proven to ensure the highest level of safety in protecting the building envelope
  4. Identify the robust aesthetic design options achievable with a concrete roof tile system through numerous different profiles, virtuously unlimited color possibilities, and alternative installation details
Provided By: 
Available Regions: 
Continental US
Design Category: 
(07) Thermal and Moisture Protection
AIA Course Number: 
IEA07D
GBCI Course ID: 
0920023564