Specialty seaming techniques for complex roof intersections.


The great thing about tin-knocking and hand seaming is: any surface that has a pitch can be clad and seamed through without the use of soldering.  Double locked, standing seams when properly executed can be carried through almost any complicated detail on a roof: again without the use of solder, petrochemical sealants, or any other … Continue reading Specialty seaming techniques for complex roof intersections.

Roofing Geometry for Unusual Roof Penatrations


Victorian houses are beautiful no doubt, but they often present complicated rooflines that require above average designs for flashing.  This problem is one such example.  We were recently commissioned to rebuild this chimney and flash in properly with permanent roofing techniques.  This means no solder, no sealant, and NO cutting corners.  The difficulty in this … Continue reading Roofing Geometry for Unusual Roof Penatrations

Bathrooms. Continued


Notice the marble floor in bathroom completed recently. Marble is a soft stone, has a "softer" feel than ceramic, and has the varied colors of natural stone. However, marble also is less resistant to impact (think dropped items) and over time will have "love marks". Some people don't like that...