• RoofPhoto of 2 ways to determine or calculate roof pitch

    2 ways to determine or calculate roof pitch

    How to determine or calculate roof pitch or roof slope Roof pitch is one of the most used terms in the roofing industry. (Also referred to as roof slope or roof slant) So what does the 7/12 in the example…

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    Tips on measuring residential roofs

    Tips on Roof Measuring – How to Measure a Roof We used a method we called guestimate. Look around the the roof and guess how many squares. Write this number down and compare it to your total squares after you…

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  • RoofPhoto of How to measure roof plans or scale ruler

    How to measure roof plans or scale ruler

    How to measure residential roof plans The first thing to check is what scale the roof is drawn in. The roof below is drawn in 1/8″ scale This means that, if using a regular tape measure that 1 inch would…

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  • RoofPhoto of Roof pitch determined 2 ways

    Roof pitch determined 2 ways

    How to determine or calculate roof pitch or roof slope Roof pitch calculator is determined by the number of inches it rises vertically for every 12 inches it extends horizontally. (Also referred to as roof slope or roof slant.) So…

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  • RoofPhoto of Pros and cons of popular roofing materials

    Pros and cons of popular roofing materials

    Popular Roofing Materials What most homeowners desire is a roof that’s not too expensive, requires no maintenance, and lasts forever. But most roofs are replaced – or at least repaired – every ten years. By carefully choosing your home’s roofing…

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  • RoofPhoto of Angle finder tool for roof pitch or for finding angles of anything

    Angle finder tool for roof pitch or for finding angles of anything

    Roof Pitch finder This tool will find your roof pitch Most angle finders only work on the top side of a roof. This handy little tool is the easiest way to accurately find your roof pitch. Simply set it on your…

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    Tips on measuring residential roof plans

    Tips on measuring residential roof plans After measuring thousands of roof plans, over a period of 20 years ranging from apartments, tract houses custom homes here are some good tips. To accurately measure a roof plan, one of first things…

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  • Roofing price per square calculator for roofing bids

    Roof Calculator Software Instant Bids for Comp Shingles, Shakes, Tile, Metal and all others ! The Roofing Total Price Per Square This tab totals all the numbers you have entered for roofing materials, labor, roof removal, profit, overhead and sales tax…

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