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FRAMING & ROOFING, DECKING & FLOORING CARPENTRY CALCULATOR.
ROOF, DECKING, STUD WALLS, STAIRS, CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION AND MORE!

Designed for roof & framing master carpenters, contractors and builders.
Roof Guide (previously Roofers Guide) is not a 'How To App’ - you know how!
It is designed to save you the time and effort required for roof, framing, deck, stairs & other building calculations

Accurate, reliable and easy to use, it is an indispensable tool for the roof & framing construction pro, and now with a decking & flooring estimator and calculator.
Developed and used by carpenters, roofers, contractors, builders and construction pro 's around the world.

No need to remember complex data entry steps, info is at most 2 touches away.
Metric or feet, inches and fractions of an inch (or decimal) - an essential tool for all roofers / chippy's.
Never forget your span or rafter tables, red roofing book and other standalone construction calculators again!

Set defaults for most commonly used values.
Alternate functions such as span or half span are available by Long Pressing (press and hold for a second) the button - any button with an LP in the corner.

CALCULATIONS INCLUDE:

ROOF FRAMING:-
◆ Rafter,Hip/Valley Lengths
◆ Multiple Cut Angles, including for Compound Saw
◆ Template (adjustable) sizes for the same cuts - where used
◆ Setout of Creepers/Jack Rafters(US)
◆ Pitch in inches (US), degrees, D:M:S
◆ Rise:Run - decimal ratio, % gradient or inches in 12" (US)
◆ Full Span or half span
◆ Other Rise, Hypotenuse calculations eg: Calculate Pitch from ridge rise
◆ Adjust Pitching plate/wall heights where one side is higher eg Bulkheads
◆ Area/Diagonal

DECKING & FLOORING SETOUT, MATERIAL ESTIMATING and COSTING:-
◆ Options for Insets, single or double bearers
◆ Set Spacing type to maximum, fixed or equal
◆ Set pricing for materials / labour to calculate cost and cost/area
◆ Print, email or message lists and even makes notes on first

TIMBER SETOUT:-
◆ Set Spacing type to maximum, fixed or equal
◆ Insets at start and end.
◆ Print, email or message lists and even makes notes on first

STUD WALLS SETOUT, MATERIAL ESTIMATING and COSTING:-
◆ Raked or flat walls
◆ Sizing, Quantity & Cost Estimates - Timber (studs, noggins, plates) & Sheeting
◆ Comprehensive setout lists - bottom, top
◆ Align sheets on width, length or no sheets
◆ Print, email or message lists and even makes notes on first


STAIR FRAMING (currently for single stair runs):-
Permits Multiple restrictions on risers, treads, inclines and also allows application of 2R+G (2R+TD in US) in jurisdictions required - to meet standards.
Other than StairCalc (which is our Stair only app) we do not know of an app that does this simultaneously.
Also calculations allow for situations where the overall stair rise is fixed or the stair run is fixed or both rise and run are fixed allowing maximum flexibility.
◆ Number and size of step risers, treads, step inclines,
◆ Step incline,
◆ Stairwell opening,

CONCRETE ESTIMATOR:-
◆ Concrete Calculator/Estimator for Slabs, Footings,round and rectangular/square holes
◆ Calculate quantities for Slabs, Footings,round and rectangular/square holes.
◆ Estimates total volume and cost allowing for waste.

CONVERTER:-
◆ Convert Lengths, Area, Volume: Metric and US/Imperial.
◆ Work in Decimal units or Yds/Ft/In/Fraction format to Metric, decimal US.

EASY TO USE GENERAL CALCULATOR WITH TAPE:
◆Calculate (add, subtract etc) directly in feet / inches / fractions or decimals.
◆Common functions for quick calculation

EXTENSIVE HELP:
Extensive help - Single touch brings up brief help at top of screen ,tap twice on most buttons for more info.

Optimised for all iPhones and iPads using IOS11+ in portrait mode.

INFOGUIDE:
Infoguide is part of a small building firm based in Western Australia. This app was created by a former Roof Framing Carpenter for our team of carpenters. We use it and believe it will be as helpful to other carpenters as it was for us.

What’s New

Version 3.26

Version 3.26:
Fixed bugs related to IOS 13

Version 3.25:
Fix bug in emailing simple calculator tab, with minor performance improvements.

Version 3.20:
Addition of new calculations on 'Other Roof' tab - options accessible by 'Long Press'.
Small performance improvements also Long Press option more obvious and with feedback via vibration when selected.
Tabs can be reorganised if required by going to the 'More' tab and pressing 'Edit'. Swipe the preferred Tabs to the tab bar at the bottom and 'Done'.
Older tabs will be gradually updated to the newer format based on feedback we receive.

The app requires IOS 11 or higher and is optimised for iPads & iPhones - Including iPhone XS, XSMax.
Requires Full Screen at the moment on the iPad.

Please provide feedback on any features you would like to see added or any areas you would like to be improved - we will respond!
We never prompt you for a review because we know your time is valuable.
If you a few moments please leave a rating or if you can spare the time, please leave a review.
It makes a big difference to us!
Go to Settings->More Information-> Review Us In The App Store

Version 3.11:
Fixes bug where sharing PDF or printing various lists only printed the first page.

Version 3.10:
Adds ‘DECKING’ - a decking & flooring estimator / calculator.
Decking provides material layout, quantities, costing in a convenient 1 screen view.
The update also removes reference to a French Version (our apologies) which while started has not been completed and was included in error.

Version 3.0:
A major update with a number of new features and simpler presentation style.
We have added new calculators - Stud Walls, Set Out , Concrete Estimator, Converter (Length, Area, Volume).
Based on feedback we are changing the style from a 'spreadsheet' cell to more obvious and distinct buttons.
Also included are some general improvements and minor bug fixes primarily in the stand alone general calculator.

New Calculators:-
• Stud Wall Timber estimator, including a costing function;
• Setout/Timber Spacing Layout - includes insets, timber width and equal,fixed and maximum settings;
• Concrete estimator, including costing function - replaces Extras Tab;
• Convert - Allows conversion of length, area and volume. Convert between metric and US/imperial units including decimal and fractional units yards,feet & inches.

The additions have been added as new tabs.

Ratings and Reviews

4.4 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

drewTh1 ,

Well worth it

I found it easy to use and makes it very quick on job site .don’t use my red book anymore the red book get damaged as well
So I don’t need to replace
And the app does a lot more things

Outback Engineering ,

Outback Engineering

By far the best roofing app I have ever come across. The ease in which the screen is to read and the speed in which it calculates. Using it everyday. Awesome!

Adzzo ,

Adam@Anlconstructions

Finally no more forgetting my roofing book and it's easy to use and does much more than the book!!

Information

Seller
Infoguide Pty Ltd
Size
7.7 MB
Category
Utilities
Compatibility

Requires iOS 12.4 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

Languages

English

Age Rating
4+
Copyright
Price
$19.99

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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