Most of our downtown buildings are done that way.
Plough snow on flat roof deck.
If your roof is truly flat no bumps or seams a pusher would work too.
An industrial strength washer will have a long wand that will allow you to pressure wash from the safety of the ground below.
Consider the location of the drains additional drainage measures and the slope leading to these locations.
While getting to the roof deck may be fairly easy for people and a few deck chairs transporting 12 to 16 foot long lumber may be an entirely more complex.
For ground snow loads greater than 20 pounds per square foot the roof load is equal to 70 of the product of the exposure thermal and importance factors the ground snow load and 20 pounds.
Use a 20 or 24 inch pressure washer for this task.
It doesn t have a metal wear strip either if you re worried about damaging your roof with the.
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For areas that have heavy snow or frequent torrential downpours a flat roof can be problematic.
If you happen to live in a snowy region and have a flat roof that is designed for snow loads greater than 50 psf then you could build and set up a rooftop deck.
Many old wood framed buildings exist here that have flat roofs.
For roofs that are flat and with ground snow loads lower than 20 pounds per square foot the roof snow load is equal to 70 of the product of the exposure thermal and importance factors and the ground snow load.
A great snow pusher.
Otherwise you will need to stand carefully on the roof or a nearby ladder during washing.
The roofer removed old roof on thursday put down new felt but shingles didn t get delivered and it snowed today 3.
Step 4 determine the flat roof snow load.