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Old 04-07-2010, 11:56 AM   #1
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adding a 22 X 14 room to rear of house; mobile,AL south exposure. Ok, pitch if too low for timberline shingles; So, if not shigles, what roof cover do you recommend for best perf.(1-1/2 on12)--bearing in mind that I have to tie it in with the shingles on two sides of flat roof? thanks again.


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Try going to the web page of the shingle manufacturer you are looking at using. They should have a specification of minimum ( and likely maximum ) roof pitch that the shingles should be used on. (might be on the bundle too )

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adding a 22 X 14 room to rear of house; mobile,AL south exposure. limited as to slope (1-1/2 on 12). what is min. pitch for timberline shingles-which matches existing relatively new roof?
If not shigles, what do you recommend for best perf.? thanks!
Shingles require a minimum pitch of 3:12.
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