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How to select a roofing contractor

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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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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Roof Calculator pop up helper windows

Using Roof Calculator, Roof Bidding Software Roof Pop-Up Calculators We have added many helpful calculators to aid in entering data. Different screens use different roof calculators. Main Screen Calculators From the main screen you can access 2 calculators. This addition roof calculator is for calculating extras and is opened from …

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