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Last Activity:08-28-2006 5:00 PM
Posted in thread: Re-Roofing on 08-28-2006 at 10:27 AM
Trim the 3rd shingle from the bottom WHERE THE HUMP IS THAT'S CAUSED BY IMPROPER STARTING
PROCEDURES.DONT TURN FIRST SHINGLE AROUND, THAT'S WHAT CAUSES THIS HUMP & TRAPS DIRT & ROTS
FASCIA & SOFFIT.LE...
Posted in thread: roof vents to cut cooling costs on 08-28-2006 at 10:17 AM
TEXAS A & M DID A STUDY & FOUND THE WHIRLYBIRD VENTS RELEASE ZERO HEAT WHILE MOVING. THERE IS
NO WAY FOR THIS DESIGN TO "DRAW" HEAT OUT WHEN TURNING.ANOTHER OPTION OR TWO IS RADIANT BARRIER
Posted in thread: Shingling over an old roof on 08-28-2006 at 09:55 AM
HERE'S AN OPTION. MY SAYING IS I CAN WATERPROOF A BICYCLEIF IT GETS IN MY WAY.ON A CLEAR, SUNNY
DAY, BUY A FEW BUCKETS OF:*ASPHALT/CLAY BASE EMULSION IN 5 GALLON CANS.*WIDE, SOFT PUSH BROOM*4
Posted in thread: DIY rock roof on 08-27-2006 at 10:33 PM
We have a very slightly sloped garage roof that is the tar/rock combo. It's leaking a few
places here and there and overall it's not in good shape. Is replacing a tar/rock roof an easy
DIY project or ...
Posted in thread: Roofing project online on 08-25-2006 at 08:14 PM
CLAIM THAT ON YOUR INSURANCE. IT'S A SIMPLE LOSS. KEEP YOUR MONEY IN YOUR POCKET WHILE
REPLACING TO MATCH.IT'S NATURAL FOR THE CRASH COURSE TRAINED, LAWYER GROOMED ADJUSTERS TO SAY
THAT'S NOT WHAT CAU...
Posted in thread: Roofing Cost in Texas on 08-23-2006 at 01:08 AM
I need to have my roof replaced. What is a fair rate for a tear off and replace job on a 5/12
pitch with about 30 squares? There are not many peaks and valleys in this roof either.Your
Posted in thread: Repaired Leaky roof still leaks on 08-23-2006 at 01:00 AM
My roof was leaking really badly because of a rotting portion. We ripped all that out and
replaced it, patching new boards and shingles with the old undamaged ones. Most of the roof
stopped leaking ex...
Posted in thread: Looking at buying a flat roof house on 08-23-2006 at 12:43 AM
I am looking at a house for sale that has a flat top roof. I don't know anything about these
types so that is my biggest hesitation for this purchase. I haven't been up there yet so I
don't know what ...