This project is continued from Part 10. The installation steps of the roof-to-wall apron flashing for the shed roof extension from the side of the house are described in detail. Copyright © 2013 HandymanHowTo.com Reproduction strictly prohibited.
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This project is continued from Part 7. Dead valleys are a frequent source for roof leaks and special attention is needed when installing the new roof. Stucco walls require new step flashing and counter flashing. Kickout flashing is installed at the corners and roof end to direct water away from the wall. Copyright © 2013 [...]
This project is continued from Part 6. Rotted roof deck panels caused by water leaks were discovered the during the new roof installation after a hail storm. The source of the roof leak is traced back to toe boards the home builder nailed through the shingles and filled with caulk. This article explains how to [...]
This project is continued from Part 3. The Type B gas roof vents for the natural gas furnace and hot water heater are replaced with the installation of the new roof. New vent caps, storm collars and flashings are installed. Copyright © 2013 HandymanHowTo.com Reproduction strictly prohibited.
This project is continued from Part 1. The leak in the attic is coming from the bottom corner of the chimney box, but before going up on the roof I decided to take a closer look inside the chimney for evidence of the leak since water flows downhill and the leak has to be originating [...]
Several water stains appeared on the drywall ceiling above the fireplace after recent torrential rains and high winds the last week of April. The attic is directly above the ceiling and there aren’t any pipes in this area, so it meant I have roof leak. The water stains were small and somewhat faint, but this [...]