Making the Case for Roofing Cover Boards

When it comes to specifying a roofing project, roof cover boards typically don’t make it into the plan. Architects and specifiers usually cite immediate project costs as the reason for not including roof cover boards, but research shows that the long-term costs of not including these products can be far greater.

In the video below, USG Roofing Product Manager Derrick Hutchinson breaks down the reasons why roof cover boards are so critical to a building’s resiliency. A few takeaways you should look for:

  • Derrick talks about the three main ways roof cover boards can protect a structure
  • Speaking of threes, he also talks about the three types of cover board products on the market and what they do. You can check out USG’s offerings here.