Changing a Roof Line Cost, Permits & Site Planning

By | October 31st, 2017|Building Up, Roof Architecture, Roof Design|

Are you planning to elevate or raise the roof, add a dormer, or change the existing roof line on your property? If so, then read on to explore the costs, planning, and ROI on changing your existing roof architecture and design. via Deforest Architects This guide covers the cost of raising a roof, adding a dormer or changing a roof line on your home when you want to: Raise the roof to create more cubic feet of space beneath it Raise the pitch of a roof from flat or low slope to something steeper for aesthetic and practical reasons Add a second floor (new top story) covering part or all the home Add a dormer to an existing top floor to change the look of your home, add light and gain headroom inside the dormer We give brief details about how each project is pursued. Costs are itemized for those of you that like to know exactly where your remodeling dollars are going. If you prefer the “big picture,” total costs are included after the detailed summary. […]