Can cedar siding that has been stained a dark stain be lightened to the point you can change the color back to a natural cedar color?
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I have a small leak in the roof over my porch. It seems as if a shingle has cracked and I have determined that is causing the leak. Is there a per...
The house siding is T-111. It was neglected and after 20 years developed wood rot approx. one inch into ground end of the panel. I'm not ready to r...
We are currently having cedar siding taken off our house in order to put up Hardie Plank. Some of the OSB under the old siding has water damage, an...
I am wondering if it's possible to build a 2 foot overhang, above my patio door and windows on the gable end of my house that goes out onto a deck....
I am thinking of putting a steel roof on my garage, does any one have any experience with this? I am thinking about doing this for the looks, low m...
Hi all! I recently bought my first home and the home inspector pointed out a lack of under eaves ventilation. He said I should get that ventilati...
The house I'm working on has plywood as the exterior walls with like pee-gravel glued to it,and fitted in a metal frame around the whole house ,hal...
My first time posting here... My loving wife wants to have a shade of red vinyl siding put on our house. We live in a development that has no r...
I am putting together an hvac load for a doctor's office and the ASHRAE fundamentals handbook does list an R-value for felt paper. Was wondering i...
I'm building a lean-to off the side of an existing shed. How do I calculate the angle of the rafter to the top plate? I have built the structure a...
I need to replace my roof. Is there any type of decking that will help with energy cost and I would also like to know if it is a good idea to pu...
I recently had my old house re-roofed. I'm not pleased with what the contractor did with the flashing over the front door. He redid the flashing ...
It's a 60+ year old house with cedar shingle siding that has been painted several time. We can see where the old paint on the shingle on the covere...
My house is one of very, very few in my neighborhood where the flashing was install behind/under the brick. Why in the heck would you install flas...
Now that this product has been around for a few years, I'd like to hear from anyone who has had good or bad experiences with it. We're thinking of...
Does it work well painting "plastic" shutters?? Is there a special primer & paint that you need to use?? Thanks,...(anyone),...for your input!!
I have a corrugated galvanized steel roof over my log home. I have problems with snow slumping off the deck roof onto the walk below. Does anyone...
Is the starter course on architectural shingles the same as 3-tap shingles? I plan on applying daps of roof cement on every shingle for a sure hold.
Hi, The vinyl siding on my house is loose in many areas. It was purchased with a lifetime guarantee, but sadly the company went out of business. ...