Metal Roof Turrets
A roof turret is normally a small tower that projects vertically from a building. Used commonly in castles a roof turret normally forms part of a larger structure. Usually a turret has a round base, but can also be found with six or eight sided bases forming an angled tent or conical roof. While roof turrets are not always higher than the structure, they can contain staircases or rooms that you can simply walk into.
Turrets can generally be described as a small tower, but can be any size or shape. A building with a turret may also have towers, but the general difference is that a turret projects from the edge of a structure unlike a tower that continues to the ground. Sizes of turrets can also be limited to the structural integrity of the supporting structure depending on its location.
Turrets were commonly used to provide a defensive position to provide cover fire to adjacent walls. Recently roof turrets are more commonly used for decorative purposes and first appeared in England and most of Europe. Roof turrets can be manufactured from wood, brick, stone, and metal. Calebs sheet metal manufacturers metal roof turrets, but if you need different materials, speak with one of our commercial roofing contractors to find out what we can do for you.
Need a roof turret customized for a structural application or architectural design? Calebs sheet metal shop can manufacture a custom sheet metal roof turret to your exact specifications including size and color. Whether you need a roof turret for new construction, remodel or restoration project we can manufacture and install it for you. Our commercial roofing contractors have installed numerous turrets, both low and high. Check out our gallery to see a few of our favorites.
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