This checklist will help ensure the quality of the roof frame.

Check each of the following items:

  • rise and pitch of roof against plan
  • correct propping of ridge, hips, valleys, rafters and underpurlins at correct centres
  • adequate collar ties
  • line of rafter, hips and valleys
  • support to strutting beams
  • fascia and barge boards
  • all tie-downs and fixings
  • ceiling joist and alignment with rafters
  • hanging beams
  • trimmers for location
  • trimming to manhole.