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un·der·lay·ment

 (ŭn′dər-lā′mənt)
n.
See underlay1.

underlayment

(ˌʌndəˈleɪmənt)
n
(Building) US a lower layer as under carpet or roofing tiles
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.underlayment - a pad placed under a carpetunderlayment - a pad placed under a carpet    
pad - a flat mass of soft material used for protection, stuffing, or comfort
underfelt - a carpet pad of thick felt
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Tenders are invited for project involves the removal of the existing shingle and roofing underlayment down to the existing plywood sheathing, the installation of new waterproof underlayment, new roof shingles, new drip edge, flashings, new shingle cover ridge vents, re-nailing of existing sheathing, new gutters and downspouts and all other components required for a complete re-roofing project for 25 buildings and two bus syops.
The Supercap ReadyMix Service delivers premium cementitious self-leveling underlayment directly to a jobsite, wet out of the hose.
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22 April 2016 - US-based insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composites maker Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) has received all regulatory clearances and has completed the acquisition of roofing underlayment and packaging materials manufacturer InterWrap for USD 450m, the company said.
Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), a provider of insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composites, declared on Thursday that following the receipt of all regulatory clearances, it has completed the acquisition of InterWrap, a manufacturer of roofing underlayment and packaging materials.
Owens Corning has signed an agreement to acquire InterWrap, a leading manufacturer of roofing underlayment and packaging materials, for $450 million.
Those facilities carry lumber and building materials, including shingles and underlayment.
Underlayment prevents the floor from clicking on the subfloor as you walk across it and makes it feel a bit softer.
The objective was to investigate the suitability of utilizing bark residues in the manufacture of particleboards for the floor underlayment (PBU) application.
Additionally, self-priming Raven 760 may be used as an underlayment to reduce out-gassing for applications of various topcoats.
Labor force is cross trained for tile, shingle & metal roofs with others specializing in roofing underlayment.
Ball's Stopgap F76 waterproof surface membrane to provide a barrier against subfloor moisture, while Stopgap 600 BASE and Stopgap 300 HD smoothing underlayment were used to create a smooth and durable foundation for the new floorcovering.