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The exposed timber rafters and decking are susceptible to ignition and embers and hot gases can enter the attic through.
The membrane proper must be kept in an unbroached condition with all edge conditions either above scupper or drain height until water runoff is complete.
Roof overhangs at the eaves and rakes protect the walls below from rain and sun.
America and canada the most important windows and doors to keep in mind for any roof strategy are the south windows.
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But are they really necessary.
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Soffits are commonly constructed from fiber cement panels metal panels stucco vinyl panels or wood sheathing.
For homes built in the northern hemisphere i e.
The siding underneath the overhang is known as the soffit.
Metal roofs also require particular attention especially the length of flat metal roofs.
For example 4 12 pitch means 4 inches of rise in 12 inches of run.
Overhangs are common in most house designs providing protection against both wind and rain.
The steeper the roof the more expensive the trusses get because the longer the boards get and the more roof area increases.
The tradeoff between solar heat gain and shading.
To these roofs and adjacent wood construc tion.
Metal roofing can be used on any pitch or slope of roof.
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Figures 9 7 and 9 8 show some conditions commonly encountered.
The national roofing contractors association recommends structural panels for flat or low slope roofs but corrugated panels are used in some areas with no heavy snow.
Corrugated panels are more prone to bend under heavy snow loads.