I have repurposed some old corrugated aluminum siding for my WaterShed. However it looks old and tarnished and not at all interesting. Id like to...
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I know that one of the ways to keep the coursed lined up and to speed up installation of cedar shingles used as siding is to use a ledger board. I...
I recently purchased a home in Georgia in which a porch was converted into a den. There was plywood inside for walls that I pulled off to put sheet...
My husband and I have a 3 story victorian from 1880 with a main fireplace in the center of the house that has 3 flues with clay tile liners. We've ...
Is it undesirable to install new asphalt tiles on the roof when the temperature falls below 40 degrees?
I have a contractor that has recommended to use modified bitumen rolls to fill in the complete length of my old built in gutters which leak in seve...
We are considering replacing the aluminum siding and insulating our house. What insulation should we use and what siding?
I am looking at replacing the flat roof on an apartment building. It will be modified bitumen. How much insulation is needed? I have quotes for ...
55yr. old oak fell on our 60 yr. old brick home, went thru roof and ceiling. With repairs 99% done, roof is sagging for the 3rd time on the heavil...
i recently remodeled an entire ranch house in northern ny, sprayfoamed all extierior wall and rim joists. r40 in the entire attic and installed pro...
I am currently building a 640 sq ft cabin off the grid and looking to do a metal roof. The average snowfall is 600inches a year. What recommendatio...
Hi, Our home is in need of the discontinued Westile Series 1000 Concrete Roof Tiles - Gray in color. If you have any ideas on where I could obtain...
Is it possible to rebuild the lower portion of a brick veneer wall, without taking the entire wall down?
We have a 2 story home, built in 1900, that is veneered with brick (full size with wall cavity). One of the walls has bulged in a 20' wide x 8' tal...
I have architectural shingles on my roof and one is broken. The "tooth" like section of the top layer ripped horizontally across. The bottom layer ...
I realize certain factors will determine the final answer, but can you give me an average? I was told that a good rule of thumb is 1 lb per linear...
Look for discontinued Boral Brick...color name is Fredericksburg. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated...contact is 2817568558
What is the best way to waterproof and an uncovered balcony that has 3/4" wood sheathing as underlayment, pitch is 1/4" per foot? Finished floor on...
Home built in the early 60's. Roof was replaced in 2003. Soffits were replaced in 2006 with a vinyl. Other information soffit vents equal appr...
should old roofs be removed before new synthetic roof is installed
Any good ideas on how to find studs through hardiplank siding? ANy scanners that will work through the hardiplank?