Underneath the basics, flat roofs are usually constructed with a ceiling, nailed to joists which support a deck (usually wood in residential construction), a vapor barrier, insulation and…

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Modern flat roofs can use single large factory-made sheets such as EPDM synthetic rubber, polyvinyl chloride (PVC), thermoplastic polyolefin (TPO) etc. Although usually of excellent quality, one-piece membranes…

Roofs and roofing

Expect to pay anywhere between $3,500 and $5,500 to replace the roof on a 900-square foot house. How much does it cost to shingle a 1000 square foot…

Roofs and roofing

Fiberglass shingles can last anywhere from 25 to 50 years, while traditional asphalt shingles usually last a maximum of 15 years. . If you install fiberglass roofing and…

Roofs and roofing

Can you repair a Fibreglass roof? If you prepare and coat an entire fibreglass roof correctly then you won’t need to revisit it for many years, but degradation…

Roofs and roofing

Run one ratchet strap side to side near the front of the mattress, attatching each end to the luggage rack. Do the same, side to side, near the…

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Should I replace my roof after hail damage? This is the biggest question homeowners face after a hail storm. … If your roof is leaking after a hail…

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…

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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