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2014-08-26 23:02:19

Garland’s new Revitalizer multi-purpose, liquid waterproofing membranes are designed to restore and protect smooth or mineral asphalt and metal roofs, providing an additional 10 to 15 years

2014-07-31 23:21:49

New technology results in safer, more accurate, and immediate roofing estimates for Nashville area homeowners. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Mr.

2014-07-29 23:02:31

Global Roofing and Insulation Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends and Forecast 2019 Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Roofing and insulation

2014-07-28 23:11:24

Galvalock Panel passes ASTM E-330-02 Uniform Load test at TDI (Texas Dept.

2014-07-28 23:07:33

The University of Iowa has its first green roof growing on the new Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building. Iowa City, IA (PRWEB) July 28, 2014

2014-07-23 23:12:42

TRA Snow and Sun has redesigned TileVent to meet higher tile roof ventilation needs on Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints meetinghouses.

2014-07-09 23:11:48

New financial model opens traditionally-difficult markets, execs say Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Stuart Wiston, President of New Wind

2014-07-08 23:01:34

Parker Waichman LLP and co-counsel filed a class action lawsuit alleging that Tamko Building Products Shingles are defective and prone to premature failure.

2014-07-07 12:22:38

Unique PV Mounting Solutions Designed in Japan NOVATO, Calif., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S.


Latest Roofs Reference Libraries

Roof garden
2013-08-21 10:36:40

A roof garden is a garden planted on the roofs of buildings, also known as rooftop farming. A roof garden is not only decorative but also offers other benefits such as providing food for human consumption and adding a natural habitat for wildlife, mainly birds. Plants are usually grown with hydroponics, aeroponics, or air-dynaponics. Container gardening with soil may also be used. Vertical gardening will allow for more plant production in a small area. Completing the gardening cycle...

Weather Reference Library
2012-05-10 10:05:27

When we think of thunderstorms we have to remember the deadliest part of those storms and that is the lightning that occurs with them. Lightning is found in many forms. The first type of lightning is known as cloud to cloud meaning that the electric charge travels from one cloud to the other. The second type of lightning is the Cloud to Air meaning the lighting moves from the cloud and enters the clear air of the sky. A third type of lightning is the cloud to ground. This is the most...

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2010-10-21 17:15:50

A lightning rod is a metal conductor mounted on the top of a building and connected through a wire to the ground to protect the building from lightning. The rod should conduct the electricity from a lightning strike down through the wire instead of passing through the building. The rod is just a single component in the lightning protections system along with rooftop conductors and multiple conductive paths. Benjamin Franklin invented the lightning rod in 1749. The taller the building the...

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