Edmonds Roofing Contractor

Glossary

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Eaves

Outside overhang of a flat or pitched roof.

Edging strips

4×36 roofing shingles nailed along eaves and rakes to provide secure edges for re-roofing with asphalt shingles.

Exposure

Portion of the shingle exposed to the weather. Exposure is measured from the butt of one shingle to the butt of the next.