Organize roofing estimates with file saveas

Using File SaveAs to organize your roofing bids As you accumulate a lot of roofing bids with file saveas you can organize your files into folders. Below we are showing some examples. More examples might be a track of homes or a customer you do a lot of work for. …

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Why you should know your roof pitch or roof slope

Roof pitch or Roof slope Getting a roof estimate One of the first things you will be asked: “What is your roof pitch ?” The same can be true for new gutters, gutter cleaning or any roof related work. Roof pitch is always a consideration when getting a roof estimate. …

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Roof pitch visual examples

Roof Pitches 4/12 thru 12/12 The examples below provide visual examples of roof pitch. To determine your roof pitch go here. Other terminology for roof pitch are; Roof Slope, Roof Angle and Pitch Degrees. To see roof pitch to degrees equivalents go here. Visual Roof Pitch Examples Roof Pitch to …

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Roof pitch to degrees equivalents

Roof Pitch Degrees Roof Pitch to Degrees Equivalents This drawing demonstrates how many degrees rise for each pitch of a typical roof. Look at the column labeled pitch, then look under degrees to get the corresponding amount of degrees. Example; 8/12 pitch = 33.75 degrees.   To see Roof pitch …

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Roof Pitch Calculator

Roof Pitch Calculator Why ? (Also referred to as roof slope or roof angle) Adding for roof pitch is needed if you are measuring your roof from the ground or measuring roof blueprints You can determine how many squares you will need by the square footage of floor plans by …

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What size roofing nails do i need

Roofing Nail Sizes What size roofing nails to use   Composition Shingles Comp Shingles Sheathing Thickness 3/8″ 1/2″ 5/8″ 3/4″ 3-Tab comp shingles (Bare sheathing) 1″ 1″ 1″ 1″ Dimensional comp shingles (Bare sheathing) 1″ 1-1/4″ 1-1/4″ 1-1/4″ 3-Tab comp shingles over 3 Tab comp shingles 1-1/4″ 1-1/4″ 1-1/4″ 1-1/2″ …

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Roofing material selection guide

ROOFING MATERIAL SELECTION GUIDE Legend Cost: Low = 1 High = 10   Materials Warranty Life Expectancy Cost  Maintenance  Fire Rating Composition 3 Tab shingles 20 years 20+ years 1 None Class A – good 25-year composition 25 years 25+ years 2 None Class A – good Architectural grade composition …

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