Drip edge

drip edge

[′drip ‚ej]
(building construction)
A metal strip that extends beyond the other parts of the roof and is used to direct rainwater off.

Drip edge

Installed lip that keeps shingles up off the deck at edges and extends shingles out over eaves and gutters to prevent water from wicking up and under the shingles.

drip edge

A strip which extends beyond other parts of a roof and which directs rainwater off the roof.
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Install 30 squares of minimum 235-pound fiberglass asphalt shingles (minimum 25-year warranty) with new 30-pound felt (or equivalent synthetic) underlayment, galvanized drip edge and mill-finish aluminum flashing.
The students reconstructed the dentil work on the outside of the historic building, recreated hundreds of wood corbels and 75' of wooden drip edge.
375 m attic cover, as prefabricated masonry prefabricated element with drip edge and with 3-sided clinker brickwork, meandering 75 m vertical movement joint, - 75 m vertical movement joint straight, - 200 m horizontal movement joints, - deliver and store 240 pieces of paving bricks with perforation, - 400 m 2 tile covering clinker plaster l / w 240/115 mm d 52 mm, - deliver and store 3 600 pieces of nf clinker for exterior components.
We summarized attributes of all brood and random crevices using median, quartiles (Q3 = third quartile and Q1 = first quartile), and interquartile range (IQR) given several of the variables exhibited positive skewness (i.e., length, maximum depth, maximum opening width, and drip edge).
Take 1/8 inch off one edge of each plank using a 45-degree chamfer bit (to form the drip edge), and then nail the boards to the hive body 1/2 inch from the top edge of the box with the drip edge facing up.
BlockNet creates a continuous stainless steel drip edge around the building perimeter.--MortarNet Solutions, Burns Harbor, Ind., www.mortarnet.com
Metal-Era received FM ratings on a wide range of fascia, coping and drip edge products including their Anchor-Tite, Perma-Tite and Edge Systems One product lines.
And where the edge meets a wall it needs to terminate in a gutter or a "kick out." If you do not provide a drip edge, water stains the surface of the balcony face.
An average ice dam is 4 to 5 inches thick at the drip edge and extends back up the roof about 6 inches.
The drip edge (AA) installed under the shingles will overlap all the top trim boards and cover any imperfections.
A metal flashing with drip edge spans the brick veneer and cavity, turns up the back-up wall, and is counterflashed by the water barrier.