Hi- I have a manufactured home in Massachusetts. The home has a 12' x 24' "3 Season" room. The room is actually used year-round because it has ele...
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We are replacing the outside of a dormer that has a bathroom in it that we are remodeling. It is covered with vinyl siding which we are replacing....
We have a slate roof and rubber valley's. I have heard that you are not to walk on the slate, looking for any ideas on how to seal the valley's Th...
Ice in a gutter can and will destroy it. Give it a year or two and it will likely be hanging off the eaves, leaking badly or look guite damaged. Ta...
Hi,There are a lot of heavy icicles hanging from the edges of the Gutter Helmet. Would that cause ice dam formation and damage the roof?Thanks for...
I want to enclose the area underneath my sundeck and turn it into a room. Is it OK to use my sundeck as a roof without any modifications? Also,...
I have frozen gutters with icicles dripping down onto my car and driveway. Unlike most of the advice I've read about ice dams, the source of the h...
I recently had all my asbestos siding removed and put up new vinyl siding. The contractor told me that although it is called asbestos siding sin...
My garage roof is continuosly growing mold where it is shadowed by a large tree. More than half the roof. Is there anyway to stop it other than c...
Our old tin roof has gotten pretty rusty but we can't afford to replace it yet. It only has patches of silver paint left on it. We've been told...
I've heard different stories about the cause of discoloration of asphalt shingles on house roofs. Also, read in the local newspaper that using a z...
Their website says it can be cleaned with white vinegar but would this work on mildew?Is there something else I could use?Thanks in advance.
Is a waterproof roofing underlayment (i.e. Ice & Water Shield) necessary for a standing seam (panel style) metal roof with a 8/12 pitch? The house...
I'm looking for a hip roof design on a shed/gazebo 10x14 , any free plans available? If not i'll pay!!!!thanks Paul
I've got a roof with a 2/12 pitch that was replaced three winters ago. This winter I am seeing H2O dripping (constant) from my soffits.Which in tur...
I have a car port that I want to convert into a bedroom. The car port has stucco walls on 3 sides and a stucco ceiling. All I think I need to do ...
MY SIDING IS ASBESTOS AND I WOULD IDEALLY LIKE TO HAVE IT REPLACED DOES ANYONE KNOW ROUGHLY HOW MUCH THAT WOULD COST ME
I am confused.I have a quote for Tamko roof 30year warranty.I know enough to ask contractor for ASTMD 3462 compliance.Does anyone know TAMKO? Are...
what is a good sealer to use on a white tile roof? My roof is not sealed on the back half.(space between tile ).the front half is sealed. thanks
Hi Folks,I am a new home owner and was very suprised to learn that my house ( a semi-detached 2 story twin built in 1988 ) is simply constructed of...