Tips on measuring residential roofs

Tips on Roof Measuring, Residential  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 have added them up. This takes some experience and is not intended to be …

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Roof pitch determined 2 ways

How to determine or calculate roof pitch or roof slope Roof pitch 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 what does the 7/12 in the example to the right mean? …

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Pros and cons of popular roofing materials

Popular Roof 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 material, you can reduce the cost of replacement. In the …

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Tips on measuring residential roof plans

hip roof Computation of their area

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 to verify is the scale the plan is drawn with. If you …

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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 ! Price per square fast, accurate and easy ! Using Price Per Square The Roofing Total Price Per Square This tab totals all the numbers you have entered for roofing materials, labor, roof removal, profit, overhead and …

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Roofing labor price per square calculator for roofing bids

Per Square Roof Calculator  Price per square fast, accurate and easy !  Roof Per Square Labor Here, enter how much per square you pay a roofer, or how much you charge for each pitch. The prices listed in these tables are for example only. Substitute your prices. You will need …

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