TS Details:E4.7.6 (Tile - Wood Batten Construction)

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TS Details:E4.7.6 (Tile - Wood Batten Construction)

Division D - Construction Details

TS Details:E4.7.6 (Tile - Wood Batten Construction)

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Tile Roofing Details


(1) Underlayment: RoofStar-accepted eave protection / underlayment installed perpendicular to the slope with 50 mm (2") minimum side laps and 100 mm (4") minimum end laps.

(2) Wood Battens or Strapping: Treated battens minimum 38 mm x 38 mm (1.5" x 1.5") or lath strapping minimum 12.7 mm x 38 mm (0.5" x 1.5") installed under horizontal battens using non-corrosive fasteners over underlay to provide unobstructed drainage. Install parallel to slope in line with roof structure supports beneath sheathing.

(3) Wood Battens (Purlins): Treated battens 38 mm x 38 mm (1.5" x 1.5") applied over batten or strapping using non-corrosive fasteners. Install perpendicular to slope, spacing determined by manufacturers specification.

(4) Metal Facia: Shop built or manufacturers accepted proprietary eave flashing installed to cover open space between furring battens at facia.


(A) Acceptable Deck

NOTE: See the Standard for additional requirements.

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