Hip roof conversion

Postby richntrish » Sun Aug 17, 2008 6:32 pm

When converting a 3 sided hipped roof of a semi to a gable ended roof , how do you extend the ridge board ?
Can an extra length be scarfed onto the original ridge board or is there somekind of double female ended socket available ?
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Postby toptips » Wed Oct 15, 2008 8:47 am

hi,a scarf joint is the norm
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