July 2007

A steep challenge

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Knox Roofing installs a shingle roof system on a historical mansion

by Ashley St. John
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Kelly Thompson Ranch in Watsonville, Calif., was built in 1851 as a private residence and served as a venue for special events. Although the ranch's grounds continue to be used for private events, the historical mansion has been vacant for 50 years because of leaks in the roof.

Photos courtesy of Knox Roofing, Scotts Valley, Calif.

Because of the steeple's oblong shape, shingles had to be cut at least twice before being installed.

The mansion features a complex steep-slope roof with multiple levels and various slopes. So when the owners of Kelly Thompson Ranch decided to replace the roof on the historical structure, it was important to find a contractor who could...

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Contact information for the companies responsible for reroofing Kelly Thompson Ranch

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