Guide To Roofing

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SLIDESHOW: Complete Guide to Roofs

SLIDESHOW: Complete Guide to Roofs

Everything you need to know to build or repair a roof right.

Installing a Low-Slope EPDM Roof

Done with care, a flat roof can provide 20 years of leak-free service

VIDEO SERIES: How To Replace a Roof

VIDEO SERIES: How To Replace a Roof

Get an overview of the entire process before watching our how-to series on re-roofing an existing building

Low-Risk Reroof

Protect the outsideĀ and the inside of the house, and tear off only what you can reroof in a day

Synthetic Roofing Underlayments

Synthetic Roofing Underlayments

These materials are tougher than felt, but do they perform as well?Ā 

A Crash Course in Roof Venting

Understand when to vent your roof, when not to, and how to execute each approach successfully

Don't Fall Short on Shingles: How to Estimate Materials for Roofing Projects

Don't Fall Short on Shingles: How to Estimate Materials for Roofing Projects

Author and custom builder Mike Guertin explains how to calculate the quantity of shingles you'll need for you next roofing job in this excerpt from his bookĀ Roofing with Asphalt Shingles

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Read Fine Homebuilding's Complete Guide To Roofing

Get online access to 5 of our best articles about choosing materials, venting, waterproofing, and installing a roof that will last a lifetime.

Storm Proof your Roof

Learn how to install a self-adhering roof underlayment in vulnerable locations for extra protection from leaks and rot.

5 Roofs That Will Last a Lifetime

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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