snow on the roof

snow on the roof

Silver, grey, or white hair on one's head, as due to aging. Sure, there's a bit of snow on the roof, but I still lead as adventurous a life as I ever have!
See also: on, roof, snow
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The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety warns that it is important to understand the risk of roof collapse due to the weight of snow on the roof.
Keep in mind that a light dusting of frost, ice or snow on the roof can be very slippery, so if you do have to walk on the roof while you're doing this, please be very careful.
8220;What they often forget about is the buildup of snow on the roof,” he explained.
Snow on the roof could fall onto windscreens and 'blind' drivers.
From tomorrow police are stopping cars with snow on the roof pounds 60 fine and three penalty points.
The drama happened in the southern city of Katowice, and it is thought the weight of snow on the roof caused the cave-in.
You already know that snow on the roof of a tent can bring the tent down on top of you.
When fiberglass poles get cold, they can bend and break under the weight of snow on the roof.
I need Ice damming occurs because hot air from living spaces leaks into the roof space and melts the snow on the roof.
That came about when heat from inside melted snow on the roof.
Highlights: With a winter toyland theme, there will be many animated characters and toys, icicles and snow on the roof, Santa, reindeer, candy canes, thousands of lights and more.
Ice dams can form when warm temperatures inside a home cause snow on the roof to melt and trickle to the roof's edge, where it refreezes, blocking gutters and drains.
One contributing factor may be a lack of attic insulation: Heat rises to the attic and begins to melt the snow on the roof, leaving water nowhere to go beyond the ice dam.
To prevent ice dams, which can clog gutters causing water to leak into the house, use a long-handled roof rake to remove snow on the roof while standing safely on the ground.
Rain would be the worst, since the snow on the roofs would act like a big sponge.