The word roof is a noun. Roof means (1) a protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building, (2) protective covering on top of a motor vehicle.
Roof is also a verb that means (1) provide a building with a roof; cover a building with a roof.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word roof.
Browse this carpenter guide and directory to learn about carpenters in the United States of America. The photograph on this page depicts a carpenter building a house, working on roof joists.
Check out this roofing materials manufacturer directory for information about roofing material manufacturers in the United States. The close-up photo on this page shows asphalt roof shingles.
Visit this satellite equipment manufacturer directory for information about satellite equipment and systems manufacturers and wholesalers in the USA. The photo on this page shows a satellite dish on an office building roof.
Visit this prefabricated building supplier directory for information about prefabricated buildings and prefab building suppliers in the USA. The photo on this page depicts prefabricated ceiling joists supporting a metal roof.
The following articles provide recent roof-related news.
Part of the roof and several floors of university building in Russia's second-largest city collapsed Saturday, but officials say there were no casualties
ABC News. Saturday, 16 Feb 2019 12:40:31 -0500.
As flames curled off the roof of the five-story hotel, some guests leapt out of their windows. Officials are still investigating the cause.
Jeffrey Gettleman and Kai Schultz. New York Times. Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019 15:19:33 GMT.
More than 200 firefighters battled the blaze in eight-storey building in one of the most high-end districts of Paris.Firefighters rescued about two dozen people who had fled to the roof or climbed out windows to escape the ...
New Zealand Herald. Wednesday, 06 Feb 2019 05:00:28 +1200.
Officials at an undersea Cape Breton coal mine broke a provincial regulation by not reporting a massive roof cave-in until government inspectors showed up 15 days after the first rock crashed down.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Tuesday, 5 Feb 2019 09:52:19 EST.
At least 10 people including a baby died after a fire engulfed an eight-story Paris apartment building just before dawn Tuesday, sending fleeing residents to the roof to escape the flames visible from the street.
Lucia Suarez Sang. Fox News. Tuesday, 05 Feb 2019 10:44:07 GMT.
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