It appears that cedar clapboard siding has become very expensive. What other acceptable all- wood options are there? I live in NE PA). Additionally...
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A few months ago I posted a thread looking for the proper way to flash skylights with metal roofing. I did this because of the numerous ways I was ...
I am replacing an insurance covered roof and considering using hail resistant shingles. Does anyone know how much more a bundle of shingles such as...
Situation: I have aluminum siding on my house, and recently I had a concrete patio installed, that butts up against the house AND the garage. I ha...
I have a 1968 ranch house and have recently replaced some of the cedar siding shingles.Under the shingle was this 3/8 board then there was 1/2 inch...
I removed my soffit inserts(vinyl)and with a mirror and flashlight,saw that most passages were partialy blocked with insul. I made up a tool with a...
anyone know where i can info on cedarply siding used on the garage and boat storage building
Hi there. Someone please help me. I am building a new house and have had a lot of trouble with the builder so far. Should I have leaks through the ...
Hi,We have a flat roof over a wooden storage area that has large cracks in it and leaks terribly in the rain. It appears to be tar paper, tar and g...
Our home is sided with plywood and stained. No problem with the stain but the plywood is grooved vertically on 4 inch centers. Here and there thi...
I am seeking advice, how to bring back the natural cedar look. My home was build in 1990 and over the years the cedar has turned black. Is there a ...
I'm building a house and would like to put asphalt shingles on the main part of the house and a metal roof just over the back porch, which is just ...
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I have heard from FOUR metal roofing installers now about TWO ways to install a metal roof and I wonder which one is the BEST...or is a question of...
I had copper gutters installed a fews years ago. They look great, but tend to leak at the seams. Does anyone have experience re-soldering seams? ...
I am in the process of constructing my 2 story house. The dimensions are 30x44. I am using 5/12 trusses with a 12" overhand on 16" centers and 5/...
I am adding a two- story addition to my two-story house. The addition surrounds the chimney so, according to code, I’m leaving a 2 inch gap betwee...
I have to rafter tails that have dry rot and was told they need to be replaced. my roof is only 3 years old so I don't want to replace the whole ra...
Hi,I have copper roof on my bay windows in my new house. I would like to keep it from tarnishing. Is there any product out there I can use for that...