The portion of a building that is above ground level. A term applied to any part of a structure or site feature that is above the adjacent finished, or intact, ground level.
The finished (dressed) size as opposed to the nominal size of a piece of wood.
A nail driven at an angle to the
A shelter of vines or branches or of latticework covered with climbing shrubs or vines. A walk through Garden structure that can support plants and generally complements the landscape.
A dark brown to black cementitious material in which the predominating constituents are bitumens, which occur in nature or are obtained in petroleum processing. Asphalt is a constituent in varying proportions of most crude petroleum and used for paving, roofing, industrial and other special purposes.
A vertical molding attached to one door of a pair (at their meeting edges) thus sealing them when shut. The astragal closes the clearance gap.