Hi folks,What are relative pros/cons/cost of painting vs re-siding with vinyl? If I painted, how long before I'd need to paint again?Siding estimat...
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I just added a room on the back of my house and I suspect that the copper fhashing is not installed properly because it leaks in that area of the v...
Does anyone know if asbestos siding is worth anything? I have recently started to remodel the outside of my house which is covered in asbestos sidi...
Help! Am replacing wood siding on my house and can't find ventilation plugs. Can anybody tell me where to purchase them or find them online? Hav...
A somewhat common feature on Shingle style houses is a 'flare' between floors. Basically, the siding slopes out as it approaches the lower floor a...
I have a 1920's house. part of the siding got ruined recently putting a foundation down. I can't afford to have it matched they don't make this kin...
Hey everyone! I just had a question about cleaning cedar shingles. I just completed the staining of my wrap around pourch and deck. I am concerne...
Folks,I have some 1980's hardboard siding on my house which is literally falling to pieces.I managed to find an old piece with the numbers 3 A 12 4...
i am having a hard time finding someone to do it becaue most flat roofs are on businesses not homes and the guys who do homes dont do flat roofs. ...
I put two low clearance Crestline skylights in my roof 10 years ago and they have leaked everytime we get a heavy rain. I put more tar around them...
My garage currently has wood siding nailed directly to the studs with no backerboard. I plan to replace the wood siding with vinyl. Any suggestio...
(1)Getting ready to build by the ocean and want a virtually maintenance-free vinyl siding that's heavy-duty enough to stand up to high winds, comes...
The exterior of my 1916 frame construction house is stucco over lath and roofing felt; there is no wood sheathing layer underneath, as there would ...
The walls of the house will have to be strapped. At what spacing do I install the strapping? and do I need plywood on the strapping under the siding?
Hi I want to put vinly over old shingles I need to know how do I know if they are absetos? And how do I know if it is legal to cover over. I figure...
Hi,I've a question on roof pitch. In building a single story house, can the roof pitch be altered to be steep enough to have a tall roof? Or does t...
Hello:I have a cedar shingle roof that is 5 years old. Recently a company approached me about them applying a treatment to the shingles that sup...
Hi,I would like to know if I could use a 7/16" thick OSB wafer board for the roof. If not, what do you recommend?Thank you
I am having my roof replaced due to hail damage. The roofer is suggesting to put in ridge vents vs the turbines that are on the existing roof. The ...