Last Activity:10-23-2014 9:56 PM
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Posted in thread: Siding Woes on 10-23-2014 at 12:49 AM
Can we assume the framing is in good shape, with no rot or mold?There has been water going
through parts of the wall in one occasion or another, but then almost all house have had a
leaking at one poi...
Posted in thread: Siding Woes on 10-23-2014 at 12:40 AM
Sounds like a good plan to me. Get everything that’s wet and rotted out of there. I
assume the bad roof is now fixed and that was where the water came from.Thanks. Yeah, I will
remove all the ro...
Posted in thread: Siding Woes on 10-21-2014 at 12:33 AM
Hello Folks, In the past I post about a for season room addition to an otherwise externally
concrete walls + stucco. The four season room was in a state of disrepair to say the least
(specially the ro...
Posted in thread: All Season Room Flat Epdm roofing repair on 09-30-2014 at 01:18 PM
Plywood will seldem be thinner than it was new, it does come in many thicknesses sanded and
unsanded.I would try again for plywood that matches, you don't need a ridge there.You are
right, it was my b...
Posted in thread: All Season Room Flat Epdm roofing repair on 09-29-2014 at 09:53 PM
It would be better if that lower wood was not there and vented soffet was, as long as that is
outside the building.Yes, I will install vent soffits later on. It turned out that only parts
of the roof ...
Posted in thread: Plant and Tree Id on 09-28-2014 at 01:38 PM
Hello Folks, I am pretty much ignorant in all things trees and bushes. Recently I acquire a 1
acre property which has some trees, bushes and plants, that needed to be nurish, pruned and
cared after. T...
Posted in thread: All Season Room Flat Epdm roofing repair on 09-28-2014 at 12:06 PM
After you scrub with detergent get some weathered membrane cleaner. It's worth the cost.Yep, I
will look into buying some membrane cleaner too!So far I have worked on the edges of the roof
which have ...
Posted in thread: All Season Room Flat Epdm roofing repair on 09-27-2014 at 01:07 PM
I would recommend a different type flashing detail for your edge than the link you provided.
Don't skimp on the weathered membrane cleaner. It's important to clean all edges that are to be
Posted in thread: All Season Room Flat Epdm roofing repair on 09-27-2014 at 12:55 PM
I would just fill the crack between the sheets with something or cover over then with a strip
of flashing if I was worried about the gap. I use automobile body filler for little jobs like
that.Yep, I ...
Posted in thread: All Season Room Flat Epdm roofing repair on 09-25-2014 at 08:40 PM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a7sjK9RCpRsJust use nails or screws to hold the straight edge
in place.Put 2x4 blocks under the upper edge and screw into them from above, that will make the