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Purpose of roof pitch

Purpose Roof Pitch Chart

Purpose Roof Pitch In a building process, roof pitch is of much importance. It is a numerical measure of the steepness of a roof. A roof is of two types. It may be flat or a pitched one. A roofing material named thatch is sometimes used which is very old. It requires a very steep pitch which is needed for a proper drainage. Some also have a stoning pitch that is restrictive. If the pitch is too low the roof can leak. Some shingled roofs …

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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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