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Roof Pitch
Roof pitch (slope truthfully, but everyone calls it pitch) refers to the amount of rise a roof has compared to the horizontal measurement of the roof. The picture below shows the pitch of a 7-12 roof slope meaning that for 12" of horizontal measurement (roof run) the vertical measurement (roof rise) is 7".

This measurement is best done on a bare roof because curled up roofing shingles will impair your measurement. If this isn't practical then perform the same measurement on the underside of the roof. We included a roof pitch chart below the 7-12 example image and the calculator below that.

7/12 Roofing Pitch

Roof Pitch Examples

Roof Pitches

Roof Pitch Table

12/12 pitch angle 45

1 12 2 12 3 12

4.76 9.46 14.04 18.43 22.62 26.57 30.26 33.69 36.87

11/12 pitch angle 42.51

4 12 5 12 6 12

10/12 roof pitch angle 39.81

7 12 8 12 9 12

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9/12 roof pitch angle 36.87

10 12 11 12 12 12

39.81 42.51 45

8/12 - roof pitch degrees 33.69

7/12 - 30.26

6/12 - 26.57

5/12 - still walkable 22.62

4/12 - standard roof pitch 18.43

3/12 typical in southern climates 14.04 2/12 - low roof pitch 9.46

Roof Pitch Calculator If none of the above is working for you this tool will convert pitch to angle or angle to pitch for half degree roof slope calculations. Enter any pitch or fraction of pitch to find angle. Enter any angle or fraction of angle to find pitch.

Roofing Pitch Calculator Pitch Angle

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RIDGE HEIGHT CALCULATOR


Building Width FT Wall Height FT Roof Pitch /12

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Width

(Tool rounds to whole numbers) Height Pitch Length

Note: Ridge Height does not include truss heel height, purlins, or roofing materials Ridge Height: 29' 4" 8| 12

16 feet High

40 feet Wide (GABLE END) BUILDING WIDTH

60 feet Long EAVE SIDE BUILDING LENGTH

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