gable wall

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Noun1.Gable wall - the vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roofgable wall - the vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roof
bell gable - an extension of a gable that serves as a bell cote
corbie gable - (architecture) a gable having corbie-steps or corbel steps
pediment - a triangular gable between a horizontal entablature and a sloping roof
wall - an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure; "the south wall had a small window"; "the walls were covered with pictures"
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Unless you feel that you can do it yourself, you should have a contractor install proper ducting to a gable wall, and I suggest that you use these instructions:
He also showed off his leg tattoo, featuring the famous You Are Now Entering Free Derry sign which is painted on a gable wall in the Bogside.
Giving evidence, explosions expert Steven Critchlow, who visited the scene the next day, said he found the gable wall of the utility room where the boiler was situated had been"moved outwards by a metre"by the force of the explosion, and the boiler had fallen to the floor.
The colourful tableau graced the gable wall of the old National Union of Seaman building in North Street, then occupied by the Cleveland Youth Enterprise Centre.
I have since found out that the end gable wall was formerly a dividing wall, and is of solid construction.
Conditional Approval: | Yasmeen Bibi, Construction of stone outer leaf to existing gable wall, 148-150, Springdale Street, Thornton Lodge, Huddersfield.
Application reference: FUL/2015/0260 Site address: 10 and 71 Middleborough Road Applicant: Mr James Baker Proposed development: External wall insulation totherear elevation of 71 Middleborough Road and the rear and gable wall of 10 Middleborough Road Reason: The proposed works would affect af the character or appearance of a Conservation Area.
On the first floor of one-story buildings or the top floor of a multistory building, the venting should be through a duct laid flat and terminating through a gable wall.
If not, certain basic rules come into play to the effect that any gable wall is owned in common by all co-proprietors and no one owner can erect a billboard or hoarding on it without the majority consent of other affected co-owners.
From his childhood days kicking a tennis ball against a gable wall in east Belfast to the height of fame and celebrity the story also details Best's addiction to alcohol and his ultimate decline.
It is understood a Volkswagen Golf with two occupants was in collision with a Ford Mondeo before both vehicles slid down a steep embankment and into the gable wall of a house.
Or find myself thinking about my little fella when I see the reindeer stuck onto the gable wall of a house.