Eaves Overhang

Eave

The Eaves Overhang is the inclined distance (line of rafter) from the external load-bearing wall to the fascia.

Below is a diagram of a roof frame showing the top plate, rafter, ridgeboard, collar tie, strut, strutting beam, underpurlin and ceiling joist.

Eaves Overhang

Eaves Overhang Picture