11+ Roof Soffit Ideas {When Rain Can Spin Your Brain}

Roof Soffit is the portion of your home’s exterior trim to which gutters are usually attached. Though their location makes them inherently vulnerable, they need to look good and last. And they will, if you choose good boards from a species of wood that’s naturally decay resistant. As carpenters and builders, roofers use the best practices to install them. You can enjoy your favourites Roof Soffit below.

Caramel Roof Soffit

Image Source: pinterest.com

Love this European Cedar soffit overhang, with black bifolds and fascias!! Handpick each wood fascia board and make sure it’s from a species of wood that’s naturally decay resistant. Here in South Florida, that means selecting boards that come from the heartwood of cedar or cypress.

Brown Roof Soffit

Image Source: pinterest.com

LED exterior soffit lighting should be installed wherever you need outside lights. They are sheltered from the harsh new england weather and will far outlast any ordinary wall sconce you may have installed.

Black Roof Soffit Inspiration

contemporist.com

At the top of the stairs, the light wood steps expand out into a deck for this modern house, and glass bi-fold doors make the home perfect for indoor/outdoor living. It also means picking boards with grain structures that aren’t likely to split, twist, warp or bow as it endures being alternately rained on and baked by the sun.

Traditional Exterior

houzz.com

Why should you care about split board ends? One, they don’t look good. Two, splits allow for more water to get into your fascia board causing them to eventually rot and cost you money for roof repairs.

Cozy Idea for Roof Soffit

baobabinteriors.tumblr.com

modern global style. Simple ceiling/ lighting detail that creates depth and height in a neutral space. If you begin to notice things like this as you walk around checking your and your neighbors’ homes, it’s usually at the joints in fascia boards where the rot begins.

Bright The Future

google.cz

If there is any doubt about it, we pre-drill holes for the nails. This may sound like a lot of effort, but if it makes the difference between you not having to ever call a roofer again to repair the work we did. It’s time and money well spent.

White Hat

officesnapshots.com

Make sure your contractor uses either stainless steel or old fashioned, hot-dipped galvanized nails. The labor is the same and the additional cost is negligible, but the difference in how long your fascia lasts is substantial.

thenewenglandscholar.tumblr.com

Darling, let’s be adventurers : Photo

homeplans.com

Don’t know if i could ever live here without forgetting that I am not in a hotel, but it looks soo nice!!

 

traditionalhome.com

Remodeled Vacation Home A boxed beam ceiling with beadboard insets and simple cabinets with chrome hardware give the kitchen a vintage feel. A Roman shade in Bijou Stripe from China Seas adds a pop of warm color, and caned-back bar stools from Thomas Pheasant for McGuire offer comfortable seating at the island. Counter stools (by Thomas Pheasant): McGuire Furniture, 800/662-4847,

cdn.freshome.com

Cozy Modern Farmhouse Set In a Blooming Orchard

archdaily.com

 

dezeen.com

Nook House by Mustard Architects

nicety.livejournal.com

El Mueble

thefrenchinspiredroom.com

French Style at Home by Sebastien Siraudeau

 

 

Leave a Comment