Roof joist – pitch hip roof framing Equal plan shows the layout and placement basis hip rafter framing general and hip rafter roof with a custom home plan designer. In this article we will try to show you how to build a simple roof joist and try and show the component parts that make up a “same pitch hip roof” structure using the “double-cheek piece hip rafter method” used by most framers today.
In this method of construction ridge in the middle of the board roof joist will grow to half the thickness of the ridge board material, usually 3/4 “on each end of the structure. In this example we looked down on the right rear corner of a rectangular building simple. Using half the distance range of less building half the thickness of the ridge board 3/4 “in this example, marks the top plate and arrange your next 1 1/2”. It will be the general location of the first rafter front and rear on both ends of the building.
Roof joist you will start from the position and layout of the 16 “center toward the right rear corner. It is hip and jack measurements rafter as shown in this example. You really can cut all four parts of the hip of these measurements and they will your complete rafter construction is perfect.