roofing paper

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Noun1.roofing paper - a heavy paper impregnated with tar and used as part of a roof for waterproofing
paper - a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses
roofing material - building material used in constructing roofs
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Shifted or lifted composite shingles or roof tiles will cause water to come into contact with the felt paper under the roofing material and a break in the felt or roofing paper will cause leaks.
It's a good idea to cover the roof with roofing paper as soon as possible to keep everything dry.
Four 4-foot-by-8-foot panels were screwed together to form a roof along the 8-foot sides and covered with roofing paper.
7) In Las Vegas where we have the roofs on slats on vapor open roofing paper over OSB sheathing the unvented roof works.
Guns of several weights are available and used for lining closets, installing insulation, tacking ceiling tile or fastening roofing paper.
Whoever built it never bothered to put anything on top of the roofing paper.