Residential Sheet Metal Guidelines
Residential Sheet Metal Guidelines contains information on the proper fabrication and installation of exterior sheet metal in residential buildings. This publication presents details and explanations based on and designed for low-rise residential buildings up to three stories that are used as single-family and multi-family dwellings. Topics covered include roof drainage systems, decks, chimneys, windows, doors and ledges, This publication also highlights details commonly used in residential sheet metal work throughout the industry. In addition to generic detail drawings, design data and the appendixes will help users to adapt the drawings to local climate and project conditions. Carefully examining the information along with the local climate conditions will enable users to select the proper details for practically any residential architectural sheet metal application.