roof peak


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Noun1.roof peak - the highest point of a roofroof peak - the highest point of a roof    
roof - a protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building
apex, acme, vertex, peak - the highest point (of something); "at the peak of the pyramid"
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Users of the system can climb roofs safely and effortlessly with the help of the Goat Steep Assist, whose foundation is made up of interlocking poles, with handles attached, which are in turn fixed to the roof peak via a specialized hook.
It is similar to the Edsa Shrine as it features a sculpture of the Virgin Mary at the roof peak.
A 2x4 stud brace runs from the front of the blind up at an angle to support the roof peak, so hunters must duck their heads when entering or exiting.
This was fixed with three diagonal braces from the roof peak to the sole plate on the north side.
The red tower of clay still pleases the eye, dividing the house, the sky beyond the roof peak, where views involve spruce, pines, marshes, lakes and the pall that gathers wet and grey over the ocean on troubled mornings, like dismal notions swept from Hades' crowded rooms-- but trees and fog don't matter, nor upon whom the fault lies for its half-blocked flue, its shoddiness that always meant even two days of wood smoke might set it ablaze.
In the past, designs for glass agricultural greenhouses have depended on roof peak vents for cooling the air inside.
Slate and metal roofs are so slippery, I use what some roofers call a "chicken ladder"--two wooden ladders pinned together at their top narrow ends, and draped in an upside-down "V" over the roof peak so you can get up either side.
Plots in the summer drought treatment were covered by shelters consisting of a steel frame (1.5-m high on the sides and 2.2-m high at the roof peak).
The chateau is massive, its 60 feet from ground to roof peak encompassing 28,000 square feet; it stands on a hill just off the freeway.