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Organize roofing estimates with file saveas

Using File SaveAs to organize your roofing bids As you accumulate a lot of roofing bids with file saveas you can organize your files into folders. Below we are showing some examples. More examples might be a track of homes or a customer you do a lot of work for. …

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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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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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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 …

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Roofing nails per square

Nails Per Unit Comp shingles, 4 nails per shingle Wood shakes, 2 nails per shake Wood Shingles, 2 nails per shingle OSB-Plywood, 72 nails per sheet   Roof Material Nail Length Pounds Per Square Coils Per Square Comp shingles smooth 1″ 1.33 2.63 Comp Shingles Dimensional 1-1/4″ 1.63 2.63 Wood …

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