April 11th, 2013 | Published in News
Up on the Roof: Old House Maintenance, Part 4
Presented by Tim Kettering and Ken Hughes
Slate and tin roofs, cornices and box gutters are old houses’ crowning glory, and can last for years if properly cared for. Learn all about slate roof repairs, tin roofs, metalwork and box gutters from the experts. If weather permits, the presentation will include a demonstration of the proper way to seam a copper roof.
Tim Kettering is president of Kettering Roofing & Sheet Metal, a fourth-generation family business specializing in slate, tile, copper, standing-seam and flat-locked roofs. Ken Hughes has over 20 years of experience in preservation. He is the owner of Decorative Restorations, a firm specializing in historically appropriate design and the restoration and repair of historic structures.
May 18 9 am – noon. John Hauck House, 812 Dayton Street, West End. $5 CPA members and students, $10 guests. Reservations required: 513-721-4506.