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Tortoiseshell Roofs (Shadorma)

tumbling from /
wet tortoiseshell roofs /
autumn rain /
darkens the /
ancient and crumbling stucco /
where the vampires sleep //

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The U.S. Want Us to Paint Roofs White?

The U.S. Wants Us to Paint Roofs White?

By Debi Rideout

Yes, that is what the Obama administration wants us to do says US Energy Secretary, Steven Chu. 460 more words

Climate

The First Rain

Well, the rain finally came to Seattle, and seemingly all at once. We’ve had quite the storm today, which brought torrential downpours upon our new roof and our Airstream, which needed a bath anyway, but not the canopy being jostled around. 68 more words

Airstream

6 Simple Steps to Fortify Fragile Roofs

Health and Safety in Roof Work
They look so solid, they seem so safe. But a little too much pressure in the wrong place and it’s a sudden drop back to ground with a thump. 21 more words

Cool Roofs Rising: Reflective Roof Coatings and Materials Bring Multiple Benefits

Cool Roofs Rising: Reflective Roof Coatings and Materials Bring Multiple Benefits Millions of dollars and massive amounts of fossil fuels are spent cooling homes and buildings covered by conventional roofs that absorb sunlight, get See Original Article… 28 more words

Flashing! No, Not That Kind

You know your mind went there. Mine certainly did the first time I heard about this “flashing” stuff. But, no, flashing on the house is not nearly as exciting as flashing by that weird guy in the trench coat. 328 more words

Misadventures In Home Ownership