cover flashing

counterflashing, cover flashing, cap flashing

counterflashing
A strip of sheet metal, often built into masonry and turned down over other flashing; used to prevent water from entering the joints and the exposed upturned edges of base flashing on a roof.
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The roof and upstand were renewed and a cover flashing fitted over the joint.
Simply fold the lead back down so the cover flashing is in place.
Vary the effect by using sheets of copper, or cover flashing with metallic paints.
The part that you can see is called the cover flashing because beneath it are L-shaped lead plates, called soakers, set under each slate separately but overlapping each other down the slope.
Install new code 5 lead cover flashing giving adequate cover.
Speculative Sub-Contract Opportunity: Fabric Repairs to 89-95 Oscar Road, Aberdeen (H1060)Nature of project: Localised removal of existing roughcast / render facade finish, structural repairs, external wall insulation over cladding works and the application of new roughcast / render facade finish, removal and replacement of existing windows and installation of aluminium cover flashings to cills, removal and replacement of guttering / down pipes / service pipes, alteration works to existing overflow and waste water pipes, inspection / alterations of domestic gas central heating installation, replacement of gas flue pipes, painting works externally to windows, facade, down pipes etc, installation of extractor fans, replacement works to roof sarking, slates and lead work.
Speculative Sub-Contract Opportunity: ProjectName: Fabric Repairs to 89 95 Oscar Road, Aberdeen (H1060)Nature: Localised removal of existing roughcast/render faade finish,structural repairs, external wall insulation over cladding worksand the application of new roughcast/render faade finish,removal and replacement of existing windows and installationof aluminium cover flashings to cills, removal and replacementof guttering/down pipes/service pipes, alteration works toexisting overflow and waste water pipes,inspections/alterations of domestic gas central heatinginstallation, replacement of gas flue pipes, painting worksexternally to windows, faade, down pipes etc, installation ofextractor fans, replacement works to roof sarking, slates andleadwork.