Roofing terms that begin with ‘H’
Our roofing glossary defines common roofing terms. Please let us know if we are missing any words!
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The method to assure sealing of shingles on very steep slopes, in high wind areas, and when installing in cold weather.
When shingles are nailed or fastened above the manufacturer’s specified nail location.
The inclined external angle formed by the intersection of two sloping roof planes. Runs from the ridge to the eaves.
The down-slope ridges on hip roofs.
A roof with four roof planes coming together at a peak and four separate hip legs.
Shingles used to cover the inclined external angle formed by the intersection of two sloping roof planes.