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Why you should know your roof pitch or roof slope

Roof pitch or Roof slope Getting a roof estimate One of the first things you will be asked: “What is your roof pitch ?” The same can be true for new gutters, gutter cleaning or any roof related work. Roof pitch is always a consideration when getting a roof estimate. Why ? The steeper the roof the more difficult to install roofing, Many roofers will not do steeper pitched roofs. So what is considered a steep roof ? This depends on who you are talking …

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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 on can be determined by many things. Including the following: Footwear. Clean and dry soft soled sneakers are usually the best. Roofing material type Many materials give better foot grip than others Example: Concrete tile comes in many textures and designs. …

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