[Editor's note: This is the second part of a two-part story; Part I appeared in the May issue.]Once all the inner 2x4 bearing walls were framed, we moved on to frame the roof, using mono-pitched raised-heel trusses with 3-foot tails on the south side. We used typical vent chutes and soffit venting at both eaves and roofed with asphalt shingles.Before setting the trusses, we installed a 6-inch-wide strip of OSB around the second-story top plates, letting it project to the interior. Over this OSB strip, we applied Grace Ice & Water Shield to seal the outside wall corner, then for...

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