My wife and I are going to build a home in the Florida Keys and want a hurricane proof roof of concrete. Does anyone know of good design standards ...
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I live in an older home which has stone siding. In the summer the AC struggles to keep the house cool. My question is does the stone generates heat...
I live in the northeast and I am adding on to a turn of the century victorian. My builder used particle board siding when the plans called for Plyw...
this morning our electrician installed a vertical gable fan in a small attic on our second floor. It seemed to pull air out of that attic and cool ...
We are in the process of starting to build a house in Northeast Georgia and are considering installing an ice house roof. Does anyone have experie...
Hi,What's the best roofing material for low pitch roof? I am getting varying quotes from contractors. ThanksHD
What are the pro's and con's of putting coolcoating on a shingled roof? I see it done alot in Arizona. Does the benefit outweigh the uneven look?
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 am installing a galvanized steel roof over existing asphalt shingles which will first be strapped with 1X4's. What is the proper way to install ...
In the picture I have added is a small idea of my 1928 Craftsman house. It was built with a tin? or similar metal tiled arrangement, maybe 5-9 indi...
Desperately looking for vinyl fishscale/half rounds that are authentic size, not the elongated 6-1/4" or so size found today. My 120 year-old farmh...
Greetings, I'm doing some repair work for a client and I'm looking for ideas on how to replace a rotted water table trim board which is penetrated...
Hey guys! I am looking at replacing the existing shingle roof on my summer home and am looking at using steel roofing as a long term alternative. A...
I am researching getting a new roof put on my house. The house was built in 1962 and to my knowledge the roof had probably been replaced but just ...
Hi, Do I need a roof ventilation fan if I have Air Baffles At each rafter space between the insulation in the Attic? If there is air circulatio...
After having a metal roof installed we now have to sweep our attic, due to all of the leaves coming in through the ridge vent. We questioned the i...
Plan was to install open cell Icynene Max under roof on my new ICF house, but we are now worried about sealing the attic space since we have also i...
My wife and I moved from traditional batt insulation in our attic to a sealed setup with spray foam on the under side of the deck. We're in GA, so ...
A few sections of my four year old vinyl siding have begun to bubble making it look like it has the mumps. The siding company says the reflection f...