Roofing is one of the main elementsprotection of the house from the external environment, so the correctness of its installation significantly affects the functionality of the roof in the future. Very often in our time, such roofing material as metal tile is used, because it has high quality and has other positive properties. A detailed instruction for installing metal tiles allows you to make the procedure yourself.
Further detailed installation instructionsmetal roofing provides for the arrangement of the waterproofing and vapor barrier layer of the future roof. You can not lose sight of the ventilation slot. The gap must be at least 5 cm wide, and it is also worthwhile to provide a hole in the area of the ridge so that all evaporation can be freely discharged outside. The fact is that the arrangement of such a "pie" will not only protect the attic space from penetration of moisture, rotting processes of the supporting structure, but will also significantly reduce the amount of thermal insulation material. And it provides tightness of the structure.
After the preparatory work detailed instructionson the installation of metal tiles advises to proceed with the installation of sheets. You need to start it from the ridge strap on the left or on the right. It should be taken into account that the sheets must be at the cornice for 4 cm when laying. All the waves should go correctly, therefore, increased attention is paid to the pitch of the wave.
The first few sheets are first baited forcrate, and then, if they are laid flat and correctly, tightened tightly. The material is fastened with screws with rubber gaskets, which prevent metal damage. At the joints and under the ridge it is better to lay a strip of sealant. The ridge of the ridge is attached last.
The installation of metal tiles with their own hands can alsoprovide for the installation of stairs, snow holders, clearance through holes. However, these processes are not complex and can be performed even by an unprofessional builder.