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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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What is a roofing square

Roofing Square Explained What is a Roofing Square? The term “roofing square” and “roof pitch” are the most commonly used terms in the roofing industry. 1 roofing square = 100 square feet. It does not matter how you arrive at 100 square feet   10 feet x 10 feet = …

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Roof pitches that can be walked Roof pitches you can walk on Do not attempt to walk on these roofs on any pitch ! Moss on a roof that is wet from dew or recent rain. Frost, snow or ice on the roof What roof pitch that can be walked …

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Measure a roof from the ground

Take the following steps to measure your roof from the ground:   1. Determine your roof pitch ( See roofpitch) if you need help. 2. Make a outline of your roof on paper. 3. Go all the way around your house and fill in your outline with your measurements making …

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How to find a roof leak

How to find a roof leak location Finding a roof leak in a flat roof can be extremely difficult, so we recommend that you hire a roofing contractor to find and repair a leak in this type of roof. However, on a pitched roof, do-it-yourselfers can find the leak themselves. …

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