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Details: Heat- and Spark-Resistant House
CLASS A ROOFS: DON'T FORGET UNDERLAYMENTS: To achieve the highest (Class A) fire rating, even metal and concrete roofs MUST be installed with special underlayments. Many brands are available, but they are specific to the type of roofing. Versashield from GAF is shown.