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The Hip Roof, its ridge and rafters and its framing

Among the couple of trendiest roof designs, hip roofs if not trendiest are a design. It does not stop at adding architectural lines to a house’s design, but also presents additional defence from the natural elements to windows, walls, and doors, on being framed with a liberal overhang. It moreover …

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Roof Design Considerations

Roof Pitch is the number 1 factor in roof design A roof with a 12/12 pitch that looks aesthetically pleasing can add as much as 50% or more to the initial cost of a roof when compared to the same house with a 4/12 pitch. Why does a steeper pitch …

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