Estimating Roofs with Xactimate

  • Understanding roofing construction concepts I
    • Lesson 1: Understanding roofing systems
    • Lesson 2: Flashing
    • Lesson 3: Membrane roofing
    • Lesson 4: Multi-ply membranes
    • Lesson 5: Single membranes
    • Lesson 6: Elastomeric roofing
    • Lesson 7: Shingled roofsf
    • Lesson 8: Installing composition shingles
    • Lesson 9: Installing interlocking shingles
    • Lesson 10: Cost of composition shingles
  • Understanding roofing construction concepts II
    • Lesson 1: Wood roofs
    • Lesson 2: Costs and calculations of wood roofs
    • Lesson 3: Wood roof installation
    • Lesson 4: Tile roofs
    • Lesson 5: Tile roof costs
    • Lesson 6: Tile roof installation
    • Lesson 7: Slate shingles
    • Lesson 8: Fiber and cement shingles
    • Lesson 9: Metal roofs
    • Lesson 10: Metal roof installation
    • Lesson 11: Ventilation
  • Creating estimates
    • Lesson 1: The five-step estimating process
    • Lesson 2: Logging in
    • Lesson 3: Downloading current price lists
    • Lesson 4: Creating a new project
    • Lesson 5: Downloading an assignment
    • Lesson 6: Entering Claim Info
    • Lesson 7: Coverage/Loss
    • Lesson 8: Parameters
  • Introduction to Roof InSight: Sketching a basic roof
    • Lesson 1: Importing an aerial photo
    • Lesson 2: Setting up the image
    • Lesson 3: Drawing the perimeter
    • Lesson 4: Drawing the interior
    • Lesson 5: Creating roof faces
    • Lesson 6: Slope Setting tool
    • Lesson 7: Finishing with Sketch roofs
  • More Roof InSight: Sketching a complex roof
    • Lesson 1: Importing and setting up
    • Lesson 2: Drawing the perimeter
    • Lesson 3: Drawing the interior
    • Lesson 4: Setting up the slope
    • Lesson 5: Finalizing the roof and adding exterior walls
    • Lesson 6: Exterior details
  • The Roof tool: Sketching a basic roof
    • Lesson 1: Starting with the footprint
    • Lesson 2: Adding levels
    • Lesson 3: Adding a basic roof
    • Lesson 4: Roof properties
    • Lesson 5: Adding additional roof segments
  • The Roof tool: Sketching a complex roof
    • Lesson 1: Adding roofs to different levels
    • Lesson 2: Adding a single-slope cricket/saddle
    • Lesson 3: Adding a dual-slope cricket/saddle
    • Lesson 4: Adding a second roof level
  • Scoping a roof estimate
    • Lesson 1: Graphical estimation
    • Lesson 2: Line Item estimation using images
    • Lesson 3: Macros
    • Lesson 4: Construction and Framing items
    • Lesson 5: Item Property Editor
  • Enhancing roofing estimates with annotations and images
    • Lesson 1: Adding images
    • Lesson 2: Sketch annotation tools
    • Lesson 3: Sketch image references
  • Completing and printing roofing estimates
    • Lesson 1: Requirement checks and inspections
    • Lesson 2: Printing Estimate reports
    • Lesson 3: Printing Claim reports
    • Lesson 4: Custom documents
    • Lesson 5: Uploading a completed assignment