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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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Roof Pitches that can be walked

advantages roof pitch

Roof Pitches 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 on can be determined by many things. Roof …

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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 select a Roofing Contractor

Best Roof Contractor Find

Roofing Contractors Choosing the right Roofing Contractor can save $ After giving roof estimates for over 18 years, have not seen it all, but probably pretty close. Select the wrong roofing contractor and you could be in for the ride of your life. Imagine this: You pay the roofing contractor …

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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 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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