How to Build a Gambrel Roof?

Answer Roofs come in a variety of styles and shapes. A gambrel roof is often associated with barns. The advantage of this style is that it offers increased storage space under its steeper sides. Many peop... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Build a Gambrel Roof

Will 28.6 on center spacing be ok for 12' x 10' gambrel roof?

Answer yeah, this will be fine if you want it to last only a year or so? Buy the extra material to at least make your spacing 2 ft. o.c. why 28.6 ?

What is a gambrel?

Answer A gambrell roof is a gabeld roof with double slopes on each side. The lower slopes have steeper pitches than the upper upper slopes.

How to Build a Hip Roof?

A hip roof is a simple roof which slopes downward at all points and has a uniform angle of pitch. Often combined with gables or other features, hip roofs are perhaps the simplest style of roofing a... Read More »

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