Dress Up a Vent Pipe With a Copper Boot
Flash roof penetrations with a soldered copper pan and sleeve for an elegant detail that lasts a lifetime
Vent pipes are usually an afterthought on top of a house. Roofing contractor Patrick Sheeley likes to give them a elegant look by flashing them with a copper boot. Sheeley’s custom-made boots cost less than $50 for the materials and will outlive most prefabricated models.