May 2023 – New Details

This month the team at Detail Library are excited to be able to share our latest set of details with you! This detail set demonstrates a variety of flat roof and pitched roof arrangements, including I-joist flat roof details, timber frame green roof details, exposed joist in both flat roof and pitched roof details, covering a diverse range of architectural requirements.

This set of roof details consists of:

  • I-joist flat roof eaves detail to timber frame wall
  • I-joist flat roof eaves detail to masonry wall
  • I-joist flat roof with rooflight detail
  • modular green roof on timber frame flat roof
  • modular green roof with rooflight
  • flat roof with exposed joists verge details
  • flat roof with exposed joists rooflight details
  • flat roof timber frame parapet detail
  • pitched roof with exposed rafters details

Stay tuned to the website as we continue to develop and release exciting new construction details every month!

Check out this month’s full set below.

 

New Details

DL227 – I-Joist Flat Roof Eaves Detail Timber Frame

DL228 – I-Joist Flat Roof Detail to Masonry Wall

DL229 – I Joist Flat Roof with Rooflight Detail

DL230 – Modular Green Roof on Timber Flat Roof Detail

DL231 – Modular Green Roof System with Masonry Wall Detail

DL232 – Modular Green roof with rooflight detail

DL233 – Flat roof with exposed joists verge detail

DL234 – Flat roof verge detail exposed joists masonry wall

DL235 – Flat roof with exposed joists rooflight detail

DL236 – Flat roof to timber frame wall parapet detail

DL237 – Timber frame wall to pitched roof exposed rafters

DL238 – Masonry cavity wall to pitched roof exposed rafters

Moisture Management in Flat Roofs

Check out our associated technical study that explores the risks of moisture build up in flat roofs and considerations to take when positioning insulation in a flat roof construction.