We'd like to re-side our house from vinyl to cedar shingle. In addition to loving the look of cedar we were also under the impression that cedar c...
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What are indications that it is time to replace your cedar siding? On the South side of our home, the siding is looking VERY cracked and aged. We...
Are there any siding companies who make siding in colors other than the basic grey, tan, cream, etc.? (ie, for a colorful victorian look)???
We recently had new windows installed in our brick/wood sided home. The intstaller damaged and cracked some of the siding when the windows were in...
It seems that each time I have a contractor come to my house to do work they tell me that the concrete splashes underneath my gutters are backwards...
We have an unpainted tin roof with some small pitted/rusted areas. Any advice on products and procedures for applying waterproof coating and a pai...
I was wondering if anybody had heard anything good or bad about this product. It is a "space shuttle technology" that is sprayed on over wood/stuc...
After completing the plywood on the roof, what type of tape strip should be put down over the plywood seams to eliminate water leaks?
I just noticed yesterday that I have a hole the size of a 10-cent piece in the siding of my house, just about eye-level, under the front window. ...
I have an old house with a tin roof that's been coated with aluminized fiber coating and is hard to maintain. how do I tear off the old tin withou...
I currently have stained, pine, clapboard siding on my house. Mostly on the east side, the boards seem to be curling some, and the nails seem to b...
We are in the process of fixing our crawlspace with a drainage pipe and sump system. Last summer, I noticed that we are getting mold on the areas o...
any info on rain handler gutter systems. Mich winters causing ice dams. Is this good alternative to traditional gutters. Been to mfgrs site want ...
I have deck with a solarium in the middle. The floor of the solarium is the same as the deck. Now I have wet and rotten wood in the walls. I think ...
In a programme showed here in the UK a few weeks back, Bob looked at an alternative "tile" for a roofing project. It wasn't your usual slate or con...
I need advice on improving my old-house roof problems. My house has 2x4 roof construction and a dormer area has partial reflected (i.e. sloped ) ce...
Recently, we had damage to our siding on both sides of the house where there was buckling and panels were loose. After waiting forever for our cont...
I am in the process of putting rain gutters on my house and I'm having trouble figuring out how to place these around my bay window. I can't find ...