A roof slab models a single face of a roof. Then, when the design is substantially complete, but you need more flexibility for customizing edges and other details,…

Roofs and roofing

Lead has been used in roof construction for centuries, due to its superb malleability and low melting point. It can be moulded to any shape, is highly resistant…

Roofs and roofing

Why is my brand new roof leaking? This is often caused by having a roof slope that is too shallow, which allows strong wind to lift these shingles…

Roofs and roofing

How easy is it to replace a flat roof? One of the main benefits of opting for an EPDM rubber membrane for your flat roof repair or replacement…

Roofs and roofing

Do you need a roof rack for a cargo bag? Today’s cargo carriers are sleek enough to work with the aesthetics of your vehicle without sabotaging your gas…

Roofs and roofing

CDX Plywood is used primarily by contractors to build exterior walls and roofs. CDX plywood has one side veneer grade “C” and one side veneer grade “D”. The…

Roofs and roofing

This keeps the fascia board, roof, and foundation dry. Shed roof drip edge is essential in keeping your structure watertight. However, there are tons of ways to mess…

Roofs and roofing

Never seal your cedar roof. Sealing the roof will lock in moisture that would otherwise naturally evaporate during normal weather conditions. Cedar needs to breathe and thus a…

Roofs and roofing

While regular metal roofs (corrugated) last about 40-50 years in Florida, a homeowner can also purchase standing seam metal roofs which are much more expensive. Are metal roofs…

Roofs and roofing

Generally, when the wall in question runs parallel to the floor joists above, it is not a load-bearing wall. But if the wall runs perpendicular (at a 90-degree…

Roofs and roofing