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...
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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...
How do I paint on galvanized roofing. I want to install this behind some lattice as skirting under a mobile home! Any Ideas?
Has anyone reading this have any experience with a liquid vinyl coating for structures? It is a product of a Canadian firm by the name of Kryton Co...
I'm not hopeful, BUT:Can shingle color be changed without reroofing? We found a perfect house with a bad color scheme. It could be fixed by changin...
We have a garage with siding which sorta looks like asbestos. What is the best way to determine if it is or not?Worse case, if it is - how do we r...
I am having my roof replaced and will install a radiance barrier at that time. My current roof is a 3-tab over cedar so both will be removed and pl...
My home's builder complied with building code when he used "interior grade" drywall in the roof of our front porch. It is blistering and peeling b...
I have a one car garage, underneath my house. The garage door is standard size, when lifted it slide up across the ceiling. I want to remove it a...
Does anyone have information on covering a patio....wood, shingled roof, Does anyone know of a site that may show the right way to do this...tying ...
Our house is a cape and it is about 55 years old. We bought it with lovely mustard yellow vinyl siding and want to get rid of it. Not just becaus...
We installed a metal roof and facia. When the wind blows our down spouts and/or gutters vibrate. The result is an effect like a drum. The house bei...
Would some please tell me the best way to install steel siding? Is it basiclly the same as vinyl or considerably different?