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roofing

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Construction
roofingroof‧ing /ˈruːfɪŋ $ ˈruːf-, ˈrʊf-/ noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 1 TBCmaterial used for making or covering roofs2 the job of building or repairing roofs
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roofingThe second, more complex phase entails strengthening existing brickwork and roofing.The plaintiff was an experienced workman employed by the defendant roofing contractors.Built-up felt roofing was one of the materials which suffered most in the early search for cheap solutions.These flat roofing materials fall into three major categories: built-up felt roofing, mastic asphalt and single-ply membranes.In addition to the Steetley takeover, the group bought four roofing businesses for a total of £87m.SureSeam is low pitch steel roofing for high integrity buildings.Stick down lifting seams with roofing felt adhesive.

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