Inspection Flashcard #8


Q:** According to '06 IRC, asphalt shingles should be attached to the roof with at least _____ fasteners for every strip shingle or _____ fasteners for every individual shingle.
**A: What’s your guess?

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Strip Shingle = Asphalt shingles that are appoximately three times as long as they are wide.:slight_smile:

4 or 6

4 per strip shingle; 2 per individual shingle

Per manufacturer’s specifications.

4 and 2 unless wind exposed where 6 would be required

6 and two here in windyworld

Answer: 4, 2
*For areas with wind speeds 110 mph or higher, special methods of fastening are required.
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