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Roof Construction explores the various ways to create a protective canopy for a building. The areas covered in detail include the types and function of roofs as well as the physics of roof construction and all necessary construction principles.
Roof structures are often treated in connection with masonry construction in the student's first designs. What are the different ways to create a protective canopy for a building, and what are the different forms such a structure may take?
- Types and function of roofs
- Construction principles
- Building physics of roof construction