Graphical Construction Glossary >> Roofs and roofing. >> Roof Types >> Ogee roof
Immediately reminiscent of Byzantine and eastern architecture you may think that shapes like this are not to be seen in new residential construction. Think again, scroll down!
These roofs are incredibly easy to create. The main beams do not need to be rolled to define the shape of the roof instead they are made in straight sections and the cleats that hold the steel purlins are cut to varying lengths to create the curves.
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