ridge tile

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Noun1.ridge tile - a decorative tile that is bent in cross sectionridge tile - a decorative tile that is bent in cross section; used to cover the ridge of a roof
roofing tile, tile - a thin flat slab of fired clay used for roofing
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The ladders were now applied, and mounted by several men; which the monkey observing, and finding himself almost encompassed, not being able to make speed enough with his three legs, let me drop on a ridge tile, and made his escape.
The employee was asked to repair a broken ridge tile on the roof of a bungalow on Fylde Road in Southport but fell and was found on the ground by the tenant, who called for an ambulance.
Formerly with Esprit de Corps in San Francisco, Livingston has her own line of tile work, Metolius Ridge Tile, and produces fine art pieces, too.
At Winchester crown court yesterday Judge John Dixon told Williams, of Poole, Dorset: "If it was in my power I would get you to replace every bodged ridge tile you put in those houses.
In response to last year's storms, the Tile Roofing Institute (TRI) and the Florida Roofing, Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors Association (FRSA) worked together to create an extensive set of guidelines for hip and ridge tile attachment.
Five blokes in a van came to me after seeing a ridge tile had come loose in the wind - one guy said 'We'll just get the ladder off the van and fix it'.
A Kirklees Council spokeswoman said: "Building Control are assessing the damage to masonry and also ridge tile damage at Yates.
John Bates, head of acquisitions for Whitbread Hotels and Restaurants, was given the task of laying the last ridge tile at the topping out ceremony last week.
The chapel spire and decorative stonework accounts for pounds 42,000 with a further pounds 3,800 for work on the apex stones, spirettes, ridge detail joints and decorative ridge tile tops.
I'm not an expert but I know my ridge tile from my rafter.
Mix 1 part cement: 3 parts sand and gradually add water as the mortar needs to be quite stiff to hold the ridge tile in place.
Gas flues also get the village style treatment, marked by chimneys instead of ridge tile vents - for traditional relief of the street roofline.