Four-Sided Gable Roof

A common building scenario is a 4-sided gable roof. The following is a quick procedure to create this look.

NoteThe results of this procedure will differ from the finished pictures.
  1. Create a square footprint sketch and toggle all sketch lines to be non–slope-defining:

  2. Click Create Roof Footprint tabDraw panelSlope Arrow.
  3. Click Properties.
  4. For the Specify parameter, select Slope.
  5. For the Slope parameter, enter 9", or the metric equivalent.
  6. Sketch slope arrows as shown.

  7. Click Finish Roof.
  8. Open the roof in 3D.

    Following is a completed roof on a model.