brenda boyle
6/18/2014
I am installing a metal roof over existing shingles, one layer and good decking. I was planning to use the fir strip method as I have family members who have done this and have great results. I was advised by a roofer that insurance requires the installation to be flat on the roof, whether over straight decking or over shingles and without purlins or stripping. I have never heard of this. Have You a comment?
Todd Miller
Isaiah Industries, Inc.
6/18/2014
You probably should check with your insurance company but, no, I have not run into that.
Eric Novotny
An informed customer is the Best Customer!
6/19/2014
That would be a first for me as well.

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