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Roofing Nail Specifactions

Roofing Nails Size Most Roofing nails have a large head diameter of 7/16 and are hot dipped galvanized or electrogalvanized to reduce rusting. Drywall nails have cupped head and are Phosphate coated to reduce rusting. Nail Size Nail Length Shank Diameter Head Diameter 2d 1″ 0.070 11/64 3d 1-1/4″ 0.085 …

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Walking on roof pitches

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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How to walk on a tile roof

Walking on a Tile Roof How to walk on a concrete tile roof and minimize breakage A concrete tile roof is one of the best long lasting roofs you can have. A minor disadvantage over other types of roofs is the tiles can break when walked on. Before attempting to …

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What is a roofing square

roof 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 = 100 …

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How much to add for roof pitch

Roof Pitch, how much to add This roof pitch table displays a multiplier for adding for different roof pitches. How to find your what roof pitch category. If you know the pitch of a roof, you can use the numbers in the following pitch table to do the following: Determine …

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Roof Calculator and Price Per Square

Roof Calculator Writer 10               New ! Version 19, release date: February, 2019    All programs in one integrated package.  We have improved all our programs and put them into one package. Get a material list by entering a few numbers. A couple clicks enters your predefined price …

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How to install a dormer vent

How to install a dormer vent on a comp shingle roof Step 1 Drive a large nail from your attic to mark the location of your dormer vent. Step 2 Mark your roof using the dormer vent and nail as a guide Cut out the shingles with a roofing knife …

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Roof Calculator software context sensitive help

Using Roof Calculator Writer Roof Bidding Software Context Sensitive Help We have made our roof estimating software very easy to understand and use. We do not feel you will need help, but if you do all of our roof estimating software comes with a fully illustrated and detailed help file. …

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How roofing squares are totaled

How Roof Calculator Writer Totals Roofing Squares A square is always 100 square feet. Total squares applies to Per square pricing mode. Total squares are calculated like this: Roof Area squares + Ridge squares + Starter squares = Total Squares Ridge squares are calculated like this: Each bundle of ridge …

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Using roof templates

Using Roof Templates We have provided a few templates for example. You can rename, edit or delete these templates. Using templates allows you to make pre-determined roofing material types with different material quantity needs. We have provided a few templates for example. You can rename, edit or delete these templates. …

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