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Last Activity:11-01-2009 6:07 PM
Posted in thread: Need help on Siding issue ASAP on 02-19-2009 at 02:04 PM
"Oh and if any of you are cheating by not locking the vinyl in I feel sorry for your clients
plus it voids the warranty on your vinyl and that is straight from Kaykan. Cause that would end
up being th...
Posted in thread: My brother did a reroof w/out permitting??? What now... on 02-19-2009 at 01:54 PM
"they did not do the extra nail off, and did not seam seal the butt joints with a peal and
stick(I think thats what they require), " Are you talking about the plywood?Florida is anal
about glueing thn...
Posted in thread: help please with streaking!!! on 02-19-2009 at 01:50 PM
Getting rid of the rusting screws should/may prevent more streaking. If you get it clean, it
may stay clean. Honestly not sure. Was the link helpful at all? I wanted it to be informative
for pros and ...
Posted in thread: How to flash/mount new window install with only T1-11 siding,..no sheathing! on 02-19-2009 at 06:29 AM
Hopefully the window flashing details, at a link in my signature site will help give you some
ideas. I did not address T1-11 in the tutorial, but a little adatation may save the day.
Possibly, cut the...
Posted in thread: Need help on Siding issue ASAP on 02-19-2009 at 06:17 AM
F150, Here's a pro tip. A pro would start by measuring vertically at both corners to see if the
dimensions were the same. All attempts would be made to resolve any serious errors before
Posted in thread: help please with streaking!!! on 02-19-2009 at 06:15 AM
That streaking comes from the nails in the nailing fins, as a rule. I'de be more worried about
the water that satys behing the siding and often does damage there. You might want to check
behind the si...
Posted in thread: How to repair hole in Standing Seam Metal Roof on 02-03-2009 at 04:31 PM
First, you have to gently unlock the standing seams about 4' on each side of the hole. Only a
little bit at a time or you will tear the metal. The transiton area of unlock should be about
12-18" from ...
Posted in thread: Sealing J channel on 02-03-2009 at 04:19 PM
If you google 'window flashing', you'll find useful links about siding leaks and siding/window
Posted in thread: Roofing dilemma on 07-15-2008 at 09:18 PM
I think $500. per square will be closer to the mark. I never charge less than $600, and often
Posted in thread: window/j channel /siding question on 05-06-2008 at 05:48 PM