Moisture Control Strategies Presently Employed
Proposed Moisture Control Strategy
Developing the Algorithms
Using the Algorithms
Comparison with Existing Methods
This calculator performs the calculations described in
Moisture Control in Low-Slope Roofing: A New Design Requirement.
This calculator allows the roofing practitioner to determine if a roofing
system design requires a vapor retarder or if the system can be modified to
enhance its tolerance for small leaks. To use the calculator, simply supply
the following information and click on the "Check Roof" button at the bottom
of the form.