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TRI Concrete and Clay Roof Tile Installation Manual – 2015
TRI-Cover-2015The TRI and WSRCA technical committees along with valuable input from the entire roofing community reviewed the previous 2010 edition of this manual. The culmination of those efforts was the creation of this 2015 Edition of the Installation Manual. The TRI and WSRCA submitted this manual for formal review and issuance of an IAPMO Uniform ES Evaluation Report, ER-2015, to help provide a stronger foundation to the formal practices and recommendations included in this manual.

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Download the one page IAPMO formal approval for the 2015 Installion Manual

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FRSA/TRI Florida High Wind Tile Installation Manual, Revised 5th Edition, 2014
The Tile Roofing Institute (TRI) in partnership with the Florida Roofing, Sheet Metal & Air Conditioning Contractors Association, Inc. (FRSA) have been working together for nearly two decades on the development of installation manuals that represent proper installation practices, industry standards and the latest code requirements of roofing tiles for the Florida market.

The Revised 5th Edition Manual is now available on-line.

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Clarification of Tables in FRSA/TRI 5th Edition for training presentations. A memo from Rick Olson, TRI President & Technical Director, regarding the wind tables found in the 5th Edition manual. Read more.

TRI Cold & Snow Concrete and Clay Tile Design Criteria for Cold and Snow Regions
TRI Cold and Snow Installation
The Tile Roofing Institute and the Western States Roofing Contractors Association have partnered to create a new manual for cold weather installation: Concrete and Clay Tile Roof Design Criteria Manual for Cold and Snow Regions. Designed to provide answers to installation questions from roofers, contractors, architects, and building officials, the document addresses the installation needs of cold-weather climates and is a companion to the manufacturers’ installation guides.
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Fourth Edition of the Concrete and Clay Roof Tile Installation Manual (Florida)
TRI - FRSA Install ManualThe Florida manual was developed to summarize for the designer, applicator or developer good roofing practice and industry standards for the installation of the mechanically-set and mortar/adhesive-set tiles, which have been developed over a period of time from actual trade practice and the requirements of various building code agencies.
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