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FOR PROS BY PROS: FRAMING ROOFS- OOP

FOR PROS BY PROS: FRAMING ROOFS- OOP
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The best articles from Fine Homebuilding magazine on framing roofs. Part of the For Pros by Pros series. Dormers, valley rafters with compound angles, frame hips, valleys, eyebrows and gable overhangs, production techniques, trusses.

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