There’s no arguing it is dry as a bone right now in the Bay Area. With an El Nino winter likely to happen though, roofers are in high demand.
A fire at a huge plant owned by tech giant Apple Inc. in the Phoenix suburb of Mesa caused a section of the roof to collapse, but no one was hurt.
It was on November 21, 2014 when Pedro Perez lost his balance and fell from the building, landing on a moving car.
Strong winds blew debris off a roof, hitting pedestrians on the head and forcing the temporary closure of Market Street in San Francisco.
The recent storms have ended the drought for Bay Area roofing contractors, whose business really dried up over the past few years.
Even with Raiders owner Mark Davis’ recent visit to San Antonio, planners are working on a new stadium for the team in Oakland, though there are plenty of moving parts to be worked out.
It’s a discovery that’s got people dumbfounded. A homeless hangout was found on the roof of a Goodwill store, complete with a TV hook up and cookware.
Firefighters extinguished an electrical fire on the roof of a strip mall in San Lorenzo early Tuesday morning, and investigators believe the fire may have been started by thieves attempting to steal copper wiring, a fire spokeswoman said.
Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a “Space Hackathon” soon after the last employees moved into the company’s new headquarters in Menlo Park.
Protesters calling for an end to home foreclosures are demonstrating from the roof of a bank in San Francisco’s Mission District.