58,665 flat roof Exterior Design Photos

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Harmony Hill exterior
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Myth: Flat Roofs Are Flat Anytime architects speak about a flat roof, they really mean “almost flat.” This is because every flat roof must have some
water to the drains and is layered above the roof framing. This has the added benefit of further insulating the roof.
Myth: Flat Roofs Are Flat Anytime architects speak about a flat roof, they really mean “almost flat.” This is because every flat roof must have some built-in pitch, usually a minimum
about a flat roof, they really mean “almost flat.” This is because every flat roof must have some built-in pitch, usually a minimum of ¼ inch per foot, for it to shed water. There are essentially two ways of shedding the water that accumulates on flat roofs. The simplest is to pitch the roof to a scupper
“upstairs room” — Res Valencia
Pearson Design Group
1 Review
Mountain Modern
Ideabooks670
Questions3
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.
nearly flat roof, but I prefer overhangs. R-1 per inch for snow? nice.
flat roof - modern mountain style 2
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 insulating blanket
“another view in wyoming home” — pjallan54
Pearson Design Group
1 Review
Mountain Modern
Ideabooks2,229
Questions4
Flat roof insulation for summer months?
FREAKIN BEAUTIFUL. Flat roof is snow...they say it's not that big of a deal...hmmm.
Has the flat roof look with a small pitched slope
The wood and stone are a great pair. The flat roof and full-sized windows are
Myth: Flat Roofs Can’t Possibly Support All the Extra Weight A totally valid concern, but rest assured, your architect and engineer have this in mind when designing the roof structure. Certainly
The glass windows and the roofing. Basic & simple.
Myth: Flat Roofs Can’t Possibly Support All the Extra WeightA totally valid concern, but rest assured, your architect and engineer have this in mind when designing the roof structure. Certainly, the weight of snow can add up, but your home must support a variety of loads: wind, seismic, building weight
“love this modern mountain home by Pearson Design” — pjallan54
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Spanish Bungalow
Ideabooks4,447
Questions7
Are the tiles on the roof decorative?
That is, are they just along the roofline, or is it a proper tiled roof? (Wondering because we have a similar vintage house with a flat roof, and are thinking of how we might add a little more interest to the gas
Flat roof, adobe, porch-wide & shallow steps
Light brown/tan/ beige stucco with orange tile roof line
spanish roof titles and walls are stucco
Made of stucco and tile roof. Not very colorful.
and brick accents of the larger homes. Flat roofs were more common in Spanish bungalows and were influenced by simple colonial homes. Unlike the builders of the elaborate mission churches, colonial settlers had fewer resources, so their homes often had flat roofs, mud plaster walls and vigas (wooden beams)
“Topiary plants and awnings” — mauser13
Vanguard Studio Inc.
2 Reviews
13229 Villa Montana
Ideabooks1,742
Questions1
flat roof so much more stable
Interesting use of stone for flat roof home
Flat Roof Design Ideas | General Roofing Systems Canada (GRS)
levels of flat roofs
flat roof...flat roof
“exterior” — adamnorton
Hanrahan Meyers Architects
HMA | RESIDENCES
Ideabooks487
Questions1
like this modern home with its flat roof
Flat Roof Design Ideas | General Roofing Systems Canada
flat roof is horizontal and has a minimum amount of slope to allow for drainage. Flat roofs have trouble bearing the weight of snow, are supported by ceiling joists and have no rafters.
7. Flat Roof. This type of roof is obviously easy to identify! The benefits of a flat roof include that it's easier to construct, safer if you're going to stand on top of it and generally more accessible. The main drawback is that this type of roof requires
Flat Roof Design Ideas: Calgary Flat Roofing
The flat, modernist roof keeps us anchored. Our spatial experience is all horizontal or Euclidean. It's as if the sky no longer matters.
“Flat roof” — tarmizi
HartmanBaldwin Design/Build
6 Reviews
Mason Residence
Ideabooks1,796
Questions2
alfresco rear view single storey flat roof
High roof to let in light/view. Glass panels above glass doors
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flat roof n landscape
Flat roof...again flat roof...smooth roof lines...porch roof...Flat roof trim...flat roof with...flat roof
“covered porch 2 columns like this opening to the side not entry” — Fury Design
Charles Rose Architects Inc.
Charles Rose Architects Inc.
Ideabooks690
Questions1
We are builing in VA near Lexington, and wonder about maintaining a flat roof
do flat roofs have to have copper solder? are they in general more expensive than traditionaly roofs?
This house rocks! Roof deck. Windows galore!
Flat roof design that uses metal roofing.
flat room wood and stone
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Flat Roof Design Ideas: Calgary Flat Roofing
i guess i like the flat roof. just attracted to the photo for some reason. i looks like they even have a deck up there.
“roof idea” — a wagner
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