i just retired from the marine corps, and i moved back in to my parents house, which i inherited. It hasnt been lived in for a long time, and is a...
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HiI have a patio ceiling that is pretty much completely protected from the elements. Typical Arizona stucco house, patio is inset 1 ft in and 2 ft ...
I am running a vent pipe up through an existing metal roof. What is the best way to seal and paint the hole once I'm done.Thanks!
Putting on my first metal roof. Made the mistake of leaving stack of metal out in the rain and now their are white oxydization rings where water wa...
I have a problem with a darkish liquid dripping dowm from some portions of my siding. It looks like it could be tar like substance. It appears to...
I have a tudor cottage with a slate roof that is not vented anywhere. The roof seems to be in good condition but I want to finish off the attic. I ...
I am having a new home built. I'm trying to decide between having hardiplank or stucco put on the side and back exteriors. What are the pro and c...
I am looking for vinyl soffit that comes in either 8 foot or 16 foot lengths. I have a porch cieling that is just under 8 foot wide and can only fi...
I will be installing vinyl siding to my home in the spring and I would like to educate myself on the subject. Are there any resources available th...
I am getting ready to build a house. I had a house with a ridge vent and loved it. The vent kept the attic much cooler in the summer.After readin...
The stucco on our house is cracked and you can see where the blocks are. What should we do to remedy the problem? Put more stucco on? Or put vinyl on?
Our home has contemporary exterior -- cedar siding with an inverted peak roof (v-shaped) with deep valley in center. It has the same roof on house...
Dear members: Just bought some investment property and I will like to put siding over existing cement. Just don't like the texture applied to ...
Are ridge vents necessary if I already have soffit vents and 2 gable vents, one with an attic fan that goes on when the temperature rises?Thanks
I am planing on reroofing my house. I have been told that, going over my old roof will cut the life of the new one. Is that true? I'm useing, archi...
HELP! We had a porch abutted up to our home. We had a tin roof on. It leaked at the junction of the house and the porch. We are closing in the po...
Can someone tell me the proper way to finish the upper edge of a shed (sloped) roof? Do you put drip edging over the shingles? Thanks