Kevin Quinlan Architecture LLC
Architects & Designers
Kevin Quinlan Architect LLC | Portfolio traditional exterior
 

Kevin Quinlan Architect LLC | Portfolio

URL
http://kevin-quinlan-architect.com/adirondack1.html

This photo has one question

kaarons wrote:
Gable detail add on - Can this type of detail be added to existing gable or is there any underlying work that has to be done?
   Comment   September 13, 2013
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
Kevin Quinlan Architecture LLC
To properly retrofit this deep overhang onto an existing house (in the most structurally sound manner), you would have to remove about 4 feet of roofing and plywood roof sheathing and remove the outward-most couple of roof rafters in order to be able to install 'LADDER RAFTERS" that form the cantilever: 2/3 in and 1/3 out is the rule, with each of the ladder rafters nailed perpendicular to the 2nd or 3rd rafter forming the cantilevered overhang. A good builder should know how to execute what I just described.
September 13, 2013 at 10:32am   
Sign Up to comment

What Houzz contributors are saying:

Becky Harris added this to Shingle Style: From 1874 to the Present
This newer iteration of Shingle Style borrows stylistic elements from that style as well as Victorian style, such as the details along the roofline.

What Houzzers are commenting on:

akcarvill added this to bungalow mountain houses
last Thursday
Gable trim
aericks added this to Butterfield
November 14, 2013
Gable over gable.
denver66 added this to denver66's Ideas
November 3, 2013
Roof treatment
eveleenn added this to gable
August 18, 2013
gable front
angjsmith added this to angjsmith's ideas
July 27, 2013
Overhang
jumpinggypsy added this to Exterior ideas
July 25, 2013
roofline
vpm1 added this to vpm1's ideas
June 5, 2013
gable detail
Soundview Garden Designs added this to ideas for Chrissy
May 14, 2013
decorative brackets...overlapping gables
sanfraw added this to sanfraw's ideas
May 14, 2013
white gable decoration
archerpear added this to archerpear's ideas
April 18, 2013
gable detail
deciw added this to deciw's ideas
February 24, 2013
fmcdtn added this to fmcdtn's ideas
January 19, 2013
shingle style "shed dormer"
lmoran53 added this to lmoran53's ideas
January 2, 2013
pretty house
blueheronu added this to EXTERIOR - Coastal Shingle
December 11, 2012
White Trim / angles
Chef's Kitchens added this to windows
December 4, 2012
window
southwind51 added this to southwind51's ideas
November 12, 2012
gable ends
valdom added this to 9-10-12
September 10, 2012
option for exterior finish
Deborah Noyes added this to dnoyes's ideas
August 23, 2012
gable
robyn2012 added this to robyn2012's Favorites
August 8, 2012
Gable
mtwoods added this to mtwoods's ideas
August 4, 2012
exterior
davedance added this to davedance's ideas
July 10, 2012
transition from double to single story
riley17 added this to riley17's ideas
May 11, 2012
gables
Studio Dearborn added this to 732
April 10, 2012
shingle meets late victorian details
valo added this to interesting detail
February 4, 2012
exterior detail
jkziel added this to jkziel's Favorites
December 28, 2011
Shingles, trim
dannyvaldes added this to dannyvaldes's Favorites
August 9, 2011
Overhangs, brackets and gables
jyoungdahl added this to jyoungdahl's Favorites
August 3, 2011
Crazy rooflines
mlloyd added this to Mandy's Exterior
June 9, 2011
shingles and craftsman shape
tiamaria added this to tiamaria's ideas
April 14, 2011
peak detail
anoel82 added this to anoel82's ideas
March 10, 2011
deep overhang, cornice detail
Candace Costello added this to snocapmom's ideas
January 18, 2011
darling craftsman - ornate but covers basica
Judy Young added this to judyyoung's Favorites
November 22, 2010
Love the design. Going to be building home on lake and like this look
krisper added this to krisper's ideas
November 14, 2010
the fine work and its perch on the hill
Gregg Middlekauff added this to greggwagon's ideas
August 31, 2010
Corbels
ttivicky added this to ttivicky's ideas
June 16, 2010
cool house
Julia added this to blissfullycontent's ideas
May 25, 2010
Lovely.
the_write_junk added this to the_write_junk's ideas
May 23, 2010
shingles+white trim
bwalker000 added this to exterior
May 2, 2010
carriage house idea
laurinda added this to laurinda's ideas
April 25, 2010
gables, wood trim
jprosato added this to jprosato's ideas
January 18, 2010
Awesome roof lines
Bonnie Pierotti Design INC. added this to bonniepierotti's ideas
January 16, 2010
exterior - shingle style
mpalmer added this to mpalmer's ideas
November 24, 2009
Cute
nursebms added this to nursebms's ideas
November 11, 2009
details of roof and woodwork
Becky Harris added this to PERCHED
September 7, 2009
This house rises out of a rock outcropping to announce the top of the hill.
© 2014 Houzz Inc.
Houzz® The new way to design your home™