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.
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This repair is continued from Part 1. Cracked Roof Vent Boot Flashing Repair I called several roofing companies in my area about the cracked vent boot, but none were available due to the once in 500 year flooding rains that fell on the Atlanta metro area in September. One company said they’d received 600 calls [...]
This tutorial explains how to diagnose and repair a roof leak caused by a cracked boot around the plumbing vent flashing. I became aware of a possible leaky roof when I noticed water stain on the drywall ceiling. The water stain occurred during a period of record rainfalls and extensive flooding in the metro Atlanta, [...]
This is a continuation of Part 9 of the project. The 2 inch PVC piping for the sewage basin air vent was easy to install: Measure Cut Dry fit the PVC pipe and fittings Cement together with PVC glue Fortunately a vent line to the roof was roughed in when the home was built so [...]