After new roof & new chimney leaks continue. Roofer & mason are stumped. Chimney coated with 3 coats of sealer and tar on top. Roofer used aluminum...
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We have discovered during rain storms that our Solatube is leaking. The wood around the tube becomes very wet and the rain runs down the roof and ...
Does anyone remeber any information about the enviromentally friendly roofing product that was used one one of the project houses.It was kind of a ...
I have an old victorian home. The slate roof is good shape, but is weathered looking. Is there a way to clean slate without causing any damage? ...
In the UK they use patination oil on lead flashing, I cannot seem to find any in Canada or the USA. What will work in its place?
I think our builder is having a hard time with the design he came up with. The new porch roof comes to within 4-7 inches of the old house wall on t...
Having recently got a pellet stove, I found the ash let out from the exterior vent has stained my white aluminum siding. Dish detergent, also Lysol...
Im planning on installing rafter ties in my 1952 cinder block home. It has no rafter ties at all. Every time Im in the attic and look around, I won...
Hello...I have a metal shingle roof (it looks like the Mediterranean terra cotta - don't know what they're called) and there's years of sap build u...
As you can see water appears to be wicking up the stucco wall. There is no downspout. The area is under an overhang so never gets direct rain fall...
Does anyone have any experience with a product called Multi-Gard R-20?I was looking at its purported virtues. All I can find are sites that sell t...
Well, here's another question on what to do with gutter clutter. For the past 8 years I've had aluminum adhesion-type guards that clip on the gutte...
Previous owner didn't keep up the roof on this 1954 House and the ends of many trusses (rafters ?) have rotted . City is requiring engineering repo...
This siding was used a lot in the Southeast during the 80s and 90s. It was available in a Double-6 or Triple-4. LP Smart Side makes a woodgrain ver...
I would like to replace my old front door and storm door but want to vinyl side my house. Would I put the new door on first or the vinyl siding or...
I have received two bids for reshingling my home. One bid says they will use an Landmark architectural shingle and the other says a laminate shing...
Many people place a vapor barrier over the old T1-11 siding then sheet over the old. Is this always a good idea for added protection? When might i...