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13:24 Oct 20, 2004
Italian to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Italian term or phrase:griglia parapassero
roofing term - richiamando l'aria piu fresca attraverso le griglie parapassero in gronda.
This is a grill put on the ends of tiles to stop sparrows nesting in the eaves, I presume. Does anybody know what it could be called in English?
Explanation: This would seem to fit the bill. Lots of google hits for bird comb, designed to stop birds nesting under the eaves.
E.g. "Remove and refit first row of tiles to install eaves tray system to carry ... If
requested, supply and fit optional Bird Comb to prevent nesting in exposed areas"
Jean Martin Local time: 08:07 Works in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 177