Guide To Roofing
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Get online access to 5 of our best articles about choosing materials, venting, waterproofing, and installing a roof that will last a lifetime.
Learn how to install a self-adhering roof underlayment in vulnerable locations for extra protection from leaks and rot.
Get online access to 5 of our best articles about choosing materials, venting, waterproofing, and installing a roof that will las a lifetime.
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Apps & Calculators (Coming Soon)
RoofingCalc: Pro Roofing Calculator for iPad
RoofCalc gives you all the tools you need to estimate the quantity of shingles and other materials that you will need to complete your next roofing job.
Green Guide to Roofing
Consider cost, production impacts, disposal, and maintenance.
The approach to the attic depends on whether it's going to be a living space.
It's time for roofing and siding contractors to offer thick exterior foam.
Since shingles have a high petroleum content, they have value when recycled.
Vented attic & siding (raised plate). Metal roofing; wood shingle siding over rigid foam (drainage mat).
Play The Inspector Game
Find five tips to keep these guys on the roof and out of the emergency room.
Help the Inspector find six things that are wrong with this chimney rebuilding project.
Find four energy nosebleeds in this skylight detail drawing.