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Common Myths about Metal Roofs

You may be trying to decide on the type of roofing material that would best suit your home and your lifestyle. You may be considering a new metal roof, but there are some preconceived ideas out there about metal roofs, but knowing the facts will help you decide if installing one is the right decision for your home. 17 more words

Gable End + Hip + Multiplane Roof

This has come up pretty frequently, in user group meetings, online forums, and here at WWA. I would try to re-explain it, but check out this link: 44 more words


Some days are worse than others.

You know those days when every fricking little thing goes wrong, and then at some point you just SNAP?  I had one today. First problem: I have a cold, which by itself is not so bad.   391 more words

Observations On Life

Top 10 Plants for Green Roofs

The top ten plants for green roofs offer great alternative to the grass roofs we’re more used to.


Ethical / Green Design

Ice Dams - By: Chanty

I don’t know about anyone else in Massachusetts, but I am done with winter. These past couple weeks have been crazy! It’s been hectic trying to get to work and that is if my patients are crazy enough to risk their lives for a teeth cleaning. 379 more words


N.B. fire marshal urging residents to clear roofs of snow

MONCTON – New Brunswick’s fire marshal is urging residents to have their roofs cleared of excessive snow and ice buildup.

“It can ultimately lead to the collapse of a building or a roof and if there are individuals in a building obviously that can pose a great risk,” said fire marshal Doug Browne. 252 more words


Ice dams making roof snow removal very difficult

(WTNH)–Rob Sanville has been roofing for more than 20 years, and he says this is one of the worst winters he has seen. Between the amount of snow, sub freezing temperatures, and ice dams, it’s been rough. 323 more words