COMMUNITY FORUM: ROOFING & SIDING
When we installed a new roof this past month, we put the weathershield over the gutter hangers. Should we have pulled the hangars off and put the ...
We are looking to have our roof redone and would prefer a metal roof. The old roof needs to be completely torn off. Some contractors have told us...
Does anyone know of a maintenance free siding that as the appearance of real half-log siding??
A neighborhood teen smashed the legs of a lawn chair into the vinyl siding that is the frame of a glass door. The house is brick. The damage is d...
I am going to put a metal facia covering over the current wood facia. After looking at the roof I have a couple of places where I will need to cut ...
I have heard that you can mix a certain fertilizer with water and spray it on shake shingles. This spray make the shingles flame retardant. Does a...
I am in the final stages of having an addition put onto my house. Since the house is a tudor style, I think a stucco siding or a dark brown siding...
I am going to put a new roof on my house very shortly. I would like to know whether there is any visual difference between 25/30/40 year architect...
Michigan code was recently changed from 2 layers of shingles to 3. I have discovered up to 5! layers on my roof which the FHA inspector did not dis...
An old TV antenna has rusted and left a rust stain on a light gray asphalt roof. Any suggestions on how to remove the stain without replacing the ...
I am going to replace my aluminum siding with vinyl in the very near future. What should I look for as to quality/grade? I think Double-dutch loo...
I have a three story house built in the late thirties. Pitched roof and flat roof. My problem: Pitched roof replaced in past two years and flat roo...
Hello! Can anyone Tell Me Where I Can Find A Website That Tells How to Construct A Roof Dormer Thank You
Is there a special proceedure to shingle over one existing layer or is it the same as normal? Thanks in advance!
The front of my home includes a cantilevered section where the living room floor joists extend out 4 feet. Rain water seeped between the cedar, to...
I don't know anything about home repair,(at least where roofing is involved)and I am thinking of buying this house, but it has a gray stoneporch on...
Does anyone have any input on a siding product called Hardie Plank? It looks like cedar clapboard but it's made out of cement and fiber. My build...
what maintenance is required on a Bitumen roof and what is the approximate longevity? How many roofs are advisable before doing a complete tear-off...
My roof has virtually no overhang (2-3") and I would like to add soffit vents. Is there a way to add soffit vents without extending the rafters to...