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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
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
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
Myth: Flat Roofs Are FlatAnytime architects speak about a flat roof, they really mean “almost flat.” This is because every flat roof must have some built-in
the water that accumulates on flat roofs. The simplest is to pitch the roof to a scupper or, as in the home here, to the roof edge. The second is by locating
“flat roof” — suzannewei
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
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
I typically find that the depth of the structural framing required to support snow loads on flat roofs in my
I typically find that the depth of the structural framing required to support snow loads on flat roofs
depicts another benefit of flat roofs: They can be extremely low. Combined with the snow-catching ability, low and flat roofs are able to blend in with
flat roof - modern mountain style 2
“Favorite house” — achamber118
Pearson Design Group
1 Review
Mountain Modern
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Flat Roofing can be aesthetically appealing as well as functional!
Myth: Flat Roofs Can’t Possibly Support All
The glass windows and the roofing. Basic & simple.
Has the flat roof look with a small pitched slope
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
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
required to be constructed to support local snow load conditions regardless of roof pitch.
Flat roof insulation for summer months?...FREAKIN BEAUTIFUL. Flat roof is snow.
“love this....” — abkrol51
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Spanish Bungalow
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have a similar vintage house with a flat roof, and are thinking of how we might add a little more interest to the gas station-like lines of the house.)
That is, are they just along the roofline, or is it a proper tiled roof? (Wondering because we have
Flat roof, adobe, porch-wide & shallow steps
spanish roof titles and walls are stucco
Light brown/tan/ beige stucco with orange tile roof line
The flat roof with red tiles and the stucco siding are very typical of an early California Spanish bungalow. Two large potted spiral topiaries frame the
ColonialBy the late 1800s, Spanish-style houses were wood framed, though flat roofs with parapets and stucco walls retained a clear link to their ancestry
Are the tiles on the roof decorative?...Made of stucco and tile roof. Not
“Small front” — sigon
Hanrahan Meyers Architects
HMA | RESIDENCES
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Flat Roof Design Ideas | General Roofing Systems Canada (GRS)
Flat Roof Design Ideas: Calgary Flat Roofing
7. Flat Roof. This type of roof is obviously easy to identify! The benefits of a flat roof include that
drainage. Flat roofs have trouble bearing the weight of snow, are supported by ceiling joists and have no rafters.
The flat, modernist roof keeps us anchored. Our spatial experience is all horizontal or Euclidean. It's as if the sky no longer matters.
“light washed siding” — pupunene
Vanguard Studio Inc.
2 Reviews
13229 Villa Montana
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Flat Roof Design Ideas | General Roofing Systems Canada (GRS)
Flat roof and tower and driveway. Would like
flat roof so much more stable...flat roof...flat roof with stone ideas...flat roof above back patio...flat roof
“love love love” — lmwai
Charles Rose Architects Inc.
Charles Rose Architects Inc.
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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?
Flat roof design that uses metal roofing.
This house rocks! Roof deck. Windows galore!
flat room wood and stone...Metal roof with roof deck...like roof line...dat roof......Flat roof...Roof top hangout...patio on roof...roof deck...Roof terrace...Deck on Roof...Flat Roofing, Flat Roof Home...Cedar / roof sprawling...Flat roof house...flat roof...roof line...roof overhang...roof terrace
“courtyard” — blossom1010
HartmanBaldwin Design/Build
6 Reviews
Mason Residence
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alfresco rear view single storey flat roof
Large roof with opening, possible center courtyard use
Flat Roofing, Flat Roof Home Ideas
rectangular windows on left wing, skylight in porch roof
Flat roof...flat roof with giant skylight...Roof and glass...Flat roof...flat roof
“high ceilings” — nfolmar
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