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Taco roofing

how to carry colored roofing tin the best way

"Fold it up like a taco", was Bradley's advice on the best way to carry in the red roofing tin last week.

To hold it in place tie a rope around each end, which can double as a shoulder strap.

Image credit goes to our new helper BJ.

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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.

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Nice method! Interesting that the tin is light enough to fold like that. The method works well for carrying futon mattresses too, as I recently learned.
Comment by Eric Tue Feb 5 19:24:41 2013

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