Just had a new roof with ridge vent. The draft is unreal. On a windy day, I can "hear" rushing air. Is this normal?
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My GP shingles have failed at 17 years (of a 30 yr. warranty)(all chat has come off of the shingles). After being told by Atlas that they did not ...
The Annapolis MD area has had 60+ days of 90 degree weather this summer. My home has a black shingled roof over an attic that has an exhaust fan an...
I am researching what decking material I should use on a new home. Seems to be good and bad on plywood and OSB. I have read the GP Web site on thei...
Hello! I have a wet basement & stone foundation (100+ yrs). I was told I need oversized downspouts and that they'll need to cut back my roof fo...
we were trying to find color lock siding for our home. We live in the Martinsburg area. Can you help?
I have just bought a home that has Masonite siding. We noticed that some of the seams are starting to swell. Should we just cut out the section tha...
We found the perfect location, but are not crazy about the look of a log home on the property. Are there any drawbacks to installing fiber cement ...
Hi! First-time home buyer here. Saw a house I really loved, but suspect it has unsealed asbestos or cement board siding. The home was bui...
I am adding to a 60+ year old house. My contractor is strongly encouraging me to go with gabbled roof on the addition. The original part of the hou...
I have ice sickles forming between the gutters and the wrapping and soffit. There is also water dripping through the soffit bleed holes as well a...
Has anyone had trouble with Georgia Pacific Summit Shingles? I am currently getting bids on a new roof. One roofer said he is replacing Georgia P...
I have come across vertical and 4x8 sheets of wood siding that is warped. Other than direct sunlight, is there any other cause for this?
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...
My house was replanked mid-summer. The paint is peeling, perhaps separating is a better word, along the joint line between the hardi and the subfa...
I bought an old house in June that was re-done except the original 2x4's that stayed. I have brand new siding, and just yesterday noticed brown dri...
I recently discovered my 15 yr + roof is Masonite. Living in CO (relatively no humidity) I've had no problem with the roof. The edges are startin...
Hello, I am DESPERATELY looking for advice, please help me determine what needs to be done to get my new bought red cedar home in tip-top shape. T...
Anyone have any thoughts or websites in which I can compare these two brands of shingles? I am building a house and our materials supplier says to...