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Setting the standard - Roofing-related provisions of ASHRAE 90.1-2016



ASHRAE 90.1; energy code compliance; metal buildings; air leakage; solar reflective and thermal emittance

Roof system designers are responsible for ensuring their designs comply with applicable codes and standards. For commercial building projects, ASHRAE 90.1, “Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings,” often is an option for roof system designers to demonstrate compliance with applicable energy-efficiency requirements. In 2016, ASHRAE 90.1-2016 was published and includes updated requirements of which building and roof system designers should be aware.

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