Ask questions: how to calculate a gable roof, its size, the materials and basic design elements?
Our online calculator roof system will calculate a gable roof:
- calculate the length of rafters a gable roof
- the number of rafters
- the calculation of the sheathing on the roof
- the number of sheet roofing materials (such as corrugated sheet, metal tile, slate)
For the formation of calculation calculator a gable roof you need to measure and enter in the appropriate boxes of the following sizes:
The section (thickness x width) and the pitch of the rafters depends on the angle of the roof, its type, length stropilnoj feet, maximum short-time withstand major loads, and the type and weight of roofing, and even to some extent the width of the insulation. If you don't know where to get standard parameters of the rafters and sheathing, will help our article " Optimal cross-section, a step of sheathing and rafters depending on the roof type ".
The calculator performs the calculation of the materials to the roof, starting from the entered size of roofing sheet and calculated values of the roof area. Quantity of roofing materials for the roof, boards and lumber for roof system, we recommend to buy with a small margin, it is always better to take the remains to the hardware store than to pay a bunch of money for shipping is not grabbing a pair of boards.
Be careful! How exact quantities you make, so reliable online calculator will calculate a gable roof.
Simplify your calculations and save time, the program will draw a plan of rafters a gable roof and displays the results of the calculation of the gable roof for the entered data in the form of a drawing of a gable roof at different angles, and its interactive 3d model.
On the tab " 3 D – View ", you can better see your future gable roof into a volumetric representation. In our opinion, visualization in construction – really need the ability.
Tab " Save " will help you not to lose designed you design the roof. Send the calculation of the roof a gable roof in the mail, save in one of the selected formats, or bookmark.
If you have a project gable roof with different slopes, you need to calculate using the calculator twice, once for each slope separately.