What reasons did he give for avoiding a cedarroof? Fire danger is the only one I can think of.
Maybe hge doesn't know how to do it right or is otherwise prejudiced against wood roofs
Some wood shakes are also treated with fungicide, which works well (at least until the fungicide leaches out). If you want little or no maintenance, then going with a smooth-surfaced metal shake will probably be the best choice.
[This message has been edited by pgriz (edited November 24, 2003).]
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