How wide should Eaves be?
Similarly, you may ask, how far should eaves overhang?
Also Know, what is the difference between eaves and soffits? The main difference between Soffit and Eaves is that the Soffit is a structure to fill the space between the ceiling and the top of cabinets mounted on the wall and Eaves is a edges of the roof which overhang the face of a wall.
One may also ask, are Eaves necessary?
Why Eaves are a Necessary Design Feature. Roofing eaves do an important job in keeping water away from wall and window systems. However, eaves perform a vital role in protecting the home from moisture. Eaves don't just protect the home from ice, rain and snow.
How big should overhang be?
A typical overhang for a comfortable seating area should be around 25-30cm (10-12”), this should leave enough knee room and adequate space between the countertop edge and the person seated. Therefore, as the depth of the overhang increases, so does the comfort and usability of the bar.