michael koch
5/18/2016
what is the min. pitch for a metal shed roof ? it is going to be put over a front porch; the house has a 11/12 pitch. I am worried about snow load. thank you for a response
Todd Miller
Isaiah Industries, Inc.
5/18/2016
Most metal roofs can be used down to 3:12 pitch (including metal shingles) and some vertical seam roofs can be used down to 2:12. For pitches lower than 2:12, you definitely need a mechanically seamed stranding seam.

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