Roofs Tutorials

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Jul
12
2016

Building a Pole Barn: Roof Trusses

Sample chapter from the Building a Pole Barn tutorial series. If you are a SoftPlan+ subscriber, the Pole Barn tutorials are now available from the Start screen of your program.

SoftPlan Version: Level:
Intermediate
Format: Topics: Duration:
02:09
Jun
06
2013

Roof References Post

Roofs can reference posts just the same as they reference walls and beams

SoftPlan Version: Level:
Beginner
Format: Topics: Duration:
00:31
Jun
05
2013

Roof Adjust

If a wall is moved, the roof automatically adjusts to fit the plan

SoftPlan Version: Level:
Beginner
Format: Topics: Duration:
00:45
May
31
2013

Multiple Floor Roof

Sample Chapter from SoftPlan 2014 Roof Training DVD

SoftPlan Version: Level:
Intermediate
Format: Topics: Duration:
04:56
Apr
18
2012

Double Hip Roofs

A Double Hip Roof is one where you start out with one pitch and then transition to another. Some examples of this type of roof is a Mansard, Gambrel, or Shed that transitions into another roof plane.

SoftPlan Version: Format: Topics:
Mar
27
2012

Roof Profiles

SoftPlan provides a method of creating specially shaped roofs through the use of Roof Profiles. But trying to get the profiles to look right can be an exercise in frustration. This tutorial will show you how to make using Roof Profiles easy and fun without all the headaches.

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