In our last post we showed the cumbersome counter batten system that roofers had to install to achieve a self ventilating roof. It was labor intensive and costly. 58 more words
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Self ventilating roof system evolution by Alpha Rain Metal Roofing near Fredericksburg, Va. [540-222-1642]
The photo below shows the first self ventilating roof system we installed on a historic renovation of an old barn.We did successfully lower the interior summer temperature by 15 degrees on this unairconditioned structure. 42 more words
We all get there eventually. It’s cold and dead outside and all we crave is sweet warm sunshine.
I woke up in a snow bird mood one morning and decided that within that week I would go to VA Beach for a day. 791 more words
Here is the result of our challenging copper roof from our previous post:Our crew has been trained in the old hand tool method used by our tinsmith forefathers so we unpacked the old hand tools and hand formed the entire roof. 24 more words
Near Frederickburg, Va. we were presented with this unique challenge:install a copper standing seam roof-Simple…..right? Then we noticed the convex deck and hips, as well as the adjacent walls that were too close to engage our auto seamer. 44 more words