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We are building a new house and will be shingling it soon. The main roof is a 9/12 pitch with a reverse gable running into itat a 12/12 pitch.Now I...
I live in the Gunderson Historic District in Oak Park, Il. So many, many houses have the large 16" french method shingles and many,many others have...
We have a Four Seasons Sunroom that is leaking and need help. The company that put it together went outta business, so I cannot get them out to fix...
We need to put a new roof on our farmhouse, which is in a heavily wooded area and which currently has a cedar shake roof. Our contractor has advis...
I am Building a 12 x 24 Shed. I am getting ready to install the shingles and read somewere someone said somthing about glue. with it being colder, ...
A couple of months ago Bob Vila featured the application of a redwood veneer plywood exterior siding on a construction project. It was manufacture...
We recently had a new roof installed. We discovered that the interior opening is only about 1/3 of the size of the exterior ridge vent. Can you t...
Need to add an overhang where one does not exist from the eave line of the roof so that that gutter is not at the house edge. There is no soffit o...
I have a 10x10 storage shed with a 7/12 pitch hip roof that comes to a peak at the top and my question was how to cap the peak with shingles or if ...
My roof is 15 years old. The old shingled roof was just removed and new shingles installed. I think the roofers might have broken some of the 5/8t...
After roofers stripped the original shingles (15 yrs. old), they rolled on new tar paper and placed the new shingles. Here and there I see a lumpy...
Does anyone have any opinions on using stucco, dryvit, or EIFS in the northeast.We are planning on bricking the front of the house and using an alt...
My wife and I purchased our first hame last year. It is a 2 story built in 1986. Before we purchased the house the owners installed new vinyl sid...
Does anyone know anything about Malarkey shingle warranties? I can't get any information about whether labor costs are covered for any warranty pe...
And another question. There is another porch that serves kinda as balcony. The previous tenants had put on the tar roofing, I guess not to damage t...
Hi,I'm not sure how often this was done, but I have a 1920's home in Baltimore whose porch roof is itself a gutter. The wood on top of the rafters ...
I'm having a 40 year old tar and gravel roof replaced with 3 tab shingles. For some reason the gravel is not scraping off. The roofer wants to re...
I am in the planning phase for installing a metal roof and have a question about valley flashing. The metal roof I am looking at is 5 ridge and the...
I've noticed we have mold on the underneath side of the west side of teh house. What's the best way to get rid of this and what could be causing t...