Framing Roofs

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Overview

The For Pros By Pros titles are compilations of articles from Fine Homebuilding magazine, selected by the editors of the magazine and organized by subject. New articles from recent issues of the magazine have been added to this edition of Framing Roofs. Updated and redesigned throughout, this book gives builders the very best and current information.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781561581474
  • Publisher: Taunton Press, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/28/1996
  • Series: Fine Homebuilding DVD Workshop Series
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 144
  • Product dimensions: 9.03 (w) x 11.92 (h) x 0.38 (d)

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Fine Homebuilding has been providing information and inspiration to everyone who cares about quality home improvement, renovation, and construction since 1981.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 7
Roof Framing Simplified 8
Roof Framing Revisited 9
Framing Gable Ends 16
Framing a Cross-Gable Roof 20
Framing A Gable Roof 25
Framing a Gable Roof over a Bay 30
Finishing Touches: Fine Gables 34
Framing Doghouse Dormers 36
Shed-Dormer Retrofit 42
Raising an Eyebrow 47
Framing a Hip Roof 52
Framing a Bay Window with Irregular Hips 58
Ceiling Joists for a Hip Roof 64
Pagoda Roof Framing 66
Framing a Dutch Roof 68
Putting the Lid On 72
Simplified Valley Framing 78
Framing a Second-Story Addition 82
Valley Framing for Unequally Pitched Roofs 86
West Coast Overhang 91
Aligning Eaves on Irregularly Pitched Roofs 92
Falling Eaves 96
Framing a Cold Roof 100
Dummy Rafter Tails 103
All About Roof Trusses 104
Truss Frame Construction 110
Raising Roof Trusses 114
Building Hip and Valley Roofs with Trusses 120
Strengthening Plate-to-Rafter Connections 126
Cornice Construction 130
Rethinking the Cornice Return 134
Framing with Trigonometry 138
A Glossary of Roofing Terms 140
Index 142
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