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A snow melt system installed below hand set granite pavers, creates a courtyard which is functional and enjoyable throughout the year.
snow melt system under the patio around the fire pit
heated pathways for less snow accumulation
create a heated stone path? for snow and ice...
SNOW MELTING PATHS Install a snow-melting system beneath frequently
shed snow safely. Metal roofs can shed snow so quickly, it can cause another problem — giant snow piles surrounding the house! Be sure to include ample space beneath the roofline for this purpose, and provide a safe walking path not directly below the eaves.
deal of money and effort on snow removal each winter.
heated pavers to melt snow on paths to entries
“Pretty garage” — djfeldman
Turnbull Griffin Haesloop
Colorado Residence
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sheds snow with ease and rarely springs a leak. Asphalt shingles also stand up well in harsh winters and are less costly to repair than wood or slate shingles. Provide a place where your roof can shed snow safely. Metal roofs can shed snow so quickly, it can cause another problem — giant snow piles
like a chimney or vent pipe to go. Since water and snow run down the roof and collect along the eaves, the top is the least-likely spot for snow and ice to build up and cause a leak. 4. Choose a metal roof. It’s the most durable option, sheds snow with ease and rarely springs a leak. Asphalt shingles
and are less costly to repair than wood or slate shingles. 5. Provide a place where your roof can shed snow safely. Metal roofs can shed snow so quickly, it can cause another problem — giant snow piles surrounding the house! Be sure to include ample space beneath the roofline for this purpose, and provide
“Deck” — djfeldman
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like a chimney or vent pipe to go. Since water and snow run down the roof and collect along the eaves, the top is the least-likely spot for snow and ice to build up and cause a leak. 4. Choose a metal roof. It’s the most durable option, sheds snow with ease and rarely springs a leak. Asphalt shingles
and are less costly to repair than wood or slate shingles. 5. Provide a place where your roof can shed snow safely. Metal roofs can shed snow so quickly, it can cause another problem — giant snow piles surrounding the house! Be sure to include ample space beneath the roofline for this purpose, and provide
ideas for snow and cold weather climates.
1. A simple gable is best. Complicated roof designs invite problems — pine needles, snow and ice can accumulate in nooks and crannies, causing major damage. A simple gable roof is strong and sturdy, and sheds snow easily
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Vermont Lake House
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Copper snow belt along edge of roof
red cedar shingles, copper snow belt along roofline
the copper snow belt on the roof - love the accent, but don't need a snow guard in
shingles and a copper snow belt along the roof
Cedar shingles and copper snow belt
TruexCullins Architecture + Interior Design Save to Ideabook Email Photo Red cedar shingles and a copper snow belt along the roofline are the home’s primary exterior materials
Red cedar shingles and a copper snow belt along the roofline
Red cedar shingles and a copper snow belt along the roofline are the home’s primary exterior materials.
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BAAN design
Murto residence
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Black Nordic house in the snow
beauty, beauty snow gathered round the modern home
Carl colours look wonderful in the snow
something like this in a snow-free zone
And black stands out against the snow
A black house looks especially incredible in the snow. Quite serene and Nordic.More: Tour a black modern makeover in ArizonaShou-Sogi-Ban is Setting the Siding World on FireWhat Color to Paint Your Front Door
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Pearson Design Group
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Mountain Modern
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How does the roof cope with the snow load? In my mind, flat roofs and a lot of snow are not a good combination.
The roofs on this particular house were engineered above and beyond the calculated snow load for the area. With flat roofs water shed is also a main concern, and needs to be designed accordingly to ensure the roof will not leak.
flat rooves don't spoil the view in mountain/snow country. and snow is a good insulator so the insulation R-value goes up the more snow there is.
structural framing required to support snow loads on flat roofs in my area coincides nicely with the amount of insulation I’m required to provide anyhow. So a 12-inch framing depth allows room for the right amount of insulation in the cavity. And whenever it snows, the flat roof supports an additional
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Jocelyn H. Chilvers
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candytuft, Iberis sempervirens
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forget-me-nots, snow in summer, sweet alyssum & bellflowers.
Soften stone steps and their surroundings with low alpine perennials like candytuft (shown). Other excellent choices include ajuga, creeping phlox, forget me nots, hens and chicks, Missouri primrose, snow in summer
Missouri primrose, snow in summer, sweet alyssum, soapwort and bellfowers.
Soften stone steps and their surroundings with low alpine perennials like candytuft (shown). Other excellent choices include ajuga, creeping phlox, forget me nots, hens and chicks, Missouri primrose, snow in summer, sweet alyssum
primrose, snow in summer, sweet alyssum, soapwort and bellfowers.
Winter desiccation and sun scorching may be a problem in colder climates where snow cover is intermittent; a light mulch of evergreen boughs will provide some protection.
“Candytuft” — standeciarz
Skagit Gardens
Cinnamon Snow Hellebore
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Cinnamon Snow Hellebore / Helleborus x ballardiae Gold Collection® Cinnamon Snow Pink buds open to creamy white flowers suffused with warm rose and cinnamon. Dark cinnamon rose petal reverse. Large blooms face outward. Handsome dark foliage. Deer resistant. Skagit Gardens
‘Cinnamon Snow’ is ideal for including in your holiday containers, as it flowers from early December through February, and as it’s just 2 feet tall and wide, you’ll easily find room.
without the floral show. ‘Cinnamon Snow’ is ideal for including in your holiday containers, as it flowers from early December through February, and as it’s just 2 feet tall and wide, you’ll easily find room.
3. ‘Cinnamon Snow’. Think of a decadent vanilla bean ice
“autumm fern helebore cinnimon and heuchera to match” — katerra
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