Ankrom Moisan Architects is designing the single-story station, which will have a hip roof
. The building will look similar to TVF&R Station 55, which is under construction in West Linn.
Chief MacAloney said that as a hip roof
begins to collapse into the center, it puts pressure on the top of the outside walls, eventually causing an outward collapse.
The first geometry is a commonly used hip roof
with a 45 tech tilt angle and varying side angles (Figure 6).
Square, hexagonal, or octagonal floor plans paired with roofs of multiple slopes, such as a four-sloped hip roof
, hold up better under heavy wind than two-sloped gable roofs, which are common because they're inexpensive to build, says Taher, an engineer and university lecturer at the New Jersey Institute of Technology.
metal storage building with a roof step, a pole barn with a hip roof
, and a single-family residence round out the book.
A sleeping porch, located on the second floor off of a bedroom, is protected by the main hip roof
of the house.
"If we have an interesting hip roof
, we might do one or more sessions on framing that roof--or on a custom stairway, or installing an unusual window," Rose says.
The structure has a steep hip roof
, bay window and distinctive roof-mounted sign.
ARTBIN's new 6-Tray Hip Roof
Box (Model 8937AB) is made of durable polymer and features substantial latches to assure safe transport of art supplies.
Jane Rohde: Nice hip roof
and projection with combined bays ...
The roof design that best withstood hurricane Hugo was the hip roof
, because, as well shall see, this shape eliminates those gable ends.