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Old 02-26-2012, 01:51 PM  
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Default Roof ridge blew off

What do I need to fix this. Galvanized roofing nails and tar???

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Old 02-26-2012, 02:04 PM  
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Ridge vent or ridge cap?
Ridge cap: some shingles cut to size, some roofing nails and some roofing tar in a caulk tube.
Ridge Vent: cap if you didn't find the old one, longer nails, shingles cut to size.

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Old 02-26-2012, 02:41 PM  
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For shingle over ridge vent you will need 3" roofing nails to install both the vent and the capping.
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Roof ridge could mean any of a dozen differant things.
Is it metal, slate, shingles, shakes?
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