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How big is the roof on a 2000 sq ft house?
Last Updated: 15th June, 2021
|House by Square Foot||Roof by Square Foot||Re-Roofing Cost*|
|1,800||1,897||$6,700 - $9,500|
|1,900||2,003||$7,000 - $10,000|
|2,000||2,108||$7,400 - $10,500|
|2,500||2,635||$9,000 - $13,000|
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Keeping this in view, how many squares does it take to roof a 2000 square foot home?
Each 100 square feet of roof is one roof square. So you have to divide house area by 100. If your house area is 2000 square feet, the number of roofing square for the roof will be 20.
Additionally, is the square footage of a house the same as the roof? Roofing Quote Footage is Not the Same as Home Square Footage The roof square footage is what we (roofing contractor) need to calculate a budget quote to do the job. All these things could add much square footage to that 1,500 sq. ft. number.
Considering this, what is the average size of a house roof?
The average residential roof size in the US is about 1,700 square feet or 17 squares, although there are many larger homes with roofs that are twice as large. All professional roofers use “squares” to measure and estimate roofs. A square is equal to 100 square feet of the 3-dimensional roof surface.
How many bundles of shingles do I need for 1000 square feet?
Since there are twenty six shingles in a bundle of twenty year shingles (which is fine for starters and edges), divide the result by twenty six. For the number of ridge caps, multiply the length of the hip or ridge by twelve and divide it by five. This house is 1000 square feet. It requires 18 squares of shingles.