In this video, we talk through how to approach drawing a series of different roof shapes in PlansXpress. You can apply the techniques to the roof you’re drawing. 

See how to draw:

00:29 A mono pitched roof

06:30 A roof with different wallplate heights

11:32 A roof on a house with angled walls

13:47 A gablet and apex roof and a hipped roof abutment

Before watching this video, we recommend that you watch the Getting Started video on Drawing Roofs.

You may also find it helpful to refer to the video called Drawing Different Roof Configurations: Part 1 to see some different, common roof layouts.