What's the best way to repair a leaky drain installed in the middle of the roof with pipes going through the house? I have a tar and gravel flat ro...
COMMUNITY FORUM: ROOFING & SIDING
I have a 75 year old home which is about to be repainted. It has german siding about 12 inches wide that is in great shape. The painter would lik...
I am getting conflicting information regarding the ability to change the front facade of my home from vinyl siding to brick. The home is 5 years ol...
Iam putting up new lapboard siding and would like to know what type of wood I should go with for trim; and how thick the trim should be compared to...
Hi, WE want to do an addition of an attached garage, but can't seem to figure out how to do the roof line with the exhisiting house. our house is ...
The bottom section of siding has a large crack in it. Is it possible to repair just this one section?
I would like to build a roof to cover a basement walk-out cement patio. What is the proper method of flashing the new roof where it meets the vert...
I need a new roof on my home, and I am researching the whole topic. I am trying to find a source of info that gives me the following:1) Step-by-ste...
A while back on one of Bob's shows a roofing screen was installed over an existing roof. This material was set on a 3" wooden frame for air space ...
Have this ranch style house. Brick half way up on front, with a concrete 2" by 6" slab on top of brick. Upper half of house has a vertical masonit...
I'm new to the home improvement thing being this is my first house. I'm currently trying to install a new roll top roof on a portion of my house w...
We currently have vertical cedar siding on our contemporary home and am finding the siding much too costly to maintain. I understand there are vert...
I am having a problem with water leaking down my vent pipes on my recently purchased house. I don't know if the person who installed the flashing k...
We're in the process of making a window bigger on one side of our house. We've removed the asbestos shingles around the area, but we know that we'...
I have holes in my aluminum siding from where brackets used to be screwed in. Is there a way to repair the holes instead of replacing the siding?
I am getting ready to install a new metal roof on my home. I need to know how to build a "cricket" behind my chimney ASAP! Please help.
We have a small, flat roof porch that was recently resurfaced with rubber and tar. The contractor said to put something on top of it before we use ...
I have two roofers bidding on my new roof and one say's lacing the valley is the best way and the other roofer disagrees. I'm told lacing is much b...
I live in Colorado, my home is 30 years old has wood siding. I am thinking of redoing the siding with the best possible component that would withs...
Is it possible to paint over galvanized siding with color spray paint? How do you have to prepare the surface to make sure the paint adheres perma...