I am a student at BYU. For a heat transfer class we were asked to come up with ideas on how to reduce heat loss in a brick home. I suggested that...
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My husband and I are currently getting bids to place vinly siding over the existing masonite siding on our home. We are, however, concerned about ...
I am going to be designing a house with a standing seam metal roof. What do I want to include on the plans in the way of specs for that type of roo...
Hi! A couple of months ago, I re-did the roof for a friend of mine who doesn't have much money. I did my roof the same way 10 years ago and it nev...
I have a ranch style house with composition roof. It has two layers of shingles. When we moved in last march it was leaking around the chimney and ...
The wood trim over my garage door has routed out. I believe the problem is caused by the lack of flashing over the trim. I would like to install ...
The pitch of the guttering on my metal roof is dipped in the middle and pooling withrain draining into the kitchen (not good).what is the easiest w...
I had someone put a new roof on the house about 2 years ago. I was not very happy with them at the time. I have since tried to get them to come o...
Having a problem with new vinyl siding that is buckling. Contractor does not know what the problem is with this siding. It is a dark color Alcoa si...
Thanks to Mr. or Ms. rpxlpx for the reply on my mildew issue. I will look into doing that, my house is quite new built in 1993 and it's a shame th...
I have a double wide mobil home. The roof is metal and it seems to be leaking where the double wide join. Can anyone tell me what I can use to sea...
How do I get rid of the countless number of pigeons that roost on our roof, squawking and pooping away endlessly?
One- I have some vinyl siding on the north sid of my house that was quite mildewy, even the power washer couldn't break it squeaky clean. Any sugg...
Any suggestions for soffit vent products? I live in a chipmunk and squirrel infested area, so the old-fashioned way of leaving a gap between the s...
Does anybody have a rough idea of the square foot price of vinyl siding furnished and installed?
we are using t-111 as the siding for our new house...was wondering if it can weather or if it needs to be stained before u put it on. also have not...
Does anyone know where redwood siding can be purchased? I'm trying to match a house built in the 1930's.
Hi,I'm looking for information on how to repair a house with cedar shingles (siding) , Cape Cod Salt Box. Basic construction information on alignin...
I will be installing cedar shakes on an external wall. My framer says simple Tyvek is acceptable as an underlay however I have also heard that #30 ...
I am having my roof reshingled. The original roof is 27 years old. A couple of people I know are getting an ice barrier on the bottom portion of ...