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#1 posted 05-03-2013 01:00 PM

10×10 footprint. Did roofing using an 8’ ladder, but my wall height was only 6’4” (it’s a playhouse)

The roofing was very quick and easy. You can roof it from an extension ladder, but it does require mobility and nimbleness.
If I recall correctly, we started off doing a 12/12, but opted for a 10/12 midstream to lower the profile. The client’s house was a 10/12 as well so it did not look out of place at all.

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