I live in rural California in a house that has had few updates in 40 yrs. Currently has wood siding and some vinyl. The wood needs to be replaced -...
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How can I find a good roofing contractor, every time I hire someone's company I get burnt, shoddy work or inferior products
I have been trying to research this product for over a week now. I have seen good things, and then hints of bad things, but nothing SPECIFIC about...
what material is best for a flat or low slope roof, and what is the expected life span?
I have a small bedroom wall that we had to remove sheetrock because of a roof leak and mold was inside of the wall cavity from the roof leak which ...
I live in an insulate house. The soffits in the house had not air holes. The outside walls are made of insulate which was a mixture of sag and ce...
I have just purchased a 1970 Hillcrest doublewide and am now facing homelessness and ruin because of it. I desperately need engineering advice and ...
I have a brand new cottage. All open space except the bedrooms and bathrooms. I have an electrician doing the rough in work, and he told me it wa...
I started a project 2 years ago and Bird does not make Vinyl siding anymore. I am looking for their Clay color to finish the job.Any ideas would be...
Have a back split were the previous owner tore out the bedroom window to a back deck which is 5feet in the air. Deck needs replacing. Should we tea...
I have an exterior stucco siding. The other day it rained quite a bit and we got water in our house. I noticed at the bottom of our stucco wall w...
We had a metal roof put on and the roofer covered the sewer vent pipe. Now the smell comes into the house sometimes. What is the easiet way to fi...
I had a new roof put on my house. I was left with 1490 sq.ft. of styrofoam insulation boards (3'x3'x2"). Habitat for Humanity came and got approx. ...
Can engineered wood be used for vertical siding on a house? If so, any idea on how narrow such siding can be obtained (e.g. 2 inch wide? 3 inch wide?)
Would wood siding even be an option for a house built in the rainy Oregon environment? If so what sort of wood? I am just starting to design a smal...
Know one seems to know how to install crickets on the roof to divert the flow of water. When I had my house built 12 years ago the roofer did not ...
I am building a new house, the contractor intends to use staples on the shingles. Maybe I am from the old school but I would prefer good old fashi...
I was just informed that mt attic flat can not be insulated, batts or blown, because it is only 12". Is this true. I feel alot of cold comes in t...
Hey there- we have a leak that emanates from this concrete deck (photo attached). If you see where that broom sits, underneath that is a wall to th...
My husband and I recently purchased an older home with box gutters. We have noticed that in several areas of the gutter there is some damaged wood...