September 7, 2017
Growing a living roof is a bad thing for asphalt shingles.
March 24, 2017
Time for tech talk with FHB's resident tool nerd, Patrick McCombe. And a water heater in the attic?!
January 20, 2017
Brian, Rob, and Justin respond to reader mail about overdriven nails, roofing in high winds, and protecting floors during remodels.
January 10, 2017
What's old is new again.
October 17, 2016
Faster, safer, easier — instead of shingling from the bottom up, we're shingling from the top down.
August 4, 2016
In this episode, host and managing editor Justin Fink talks with editor-in-chief Rob Yagid and design editor Brian Pontolilo about siding and trim, tile backer, and job quotes. Resources and…
July 14, 2016
I’m covering a closed-cut valley with laminated shingles, and the instructions say to extend the ends of the shingles at least 12 in. onto the adjoining roof. Where is the…
November 4, 2013
Holds the roofing nail in a pair of slots
March 7, 2013
Q: My 30-year asphalt roofing shingles are coming close to the end of their rated life. The roof doesn’t have any leaks or other obvious problems, so I’m not sure…
January 27, 2012
The last phase of this project includes cutting through the sheathing at the ridge, fastening down vent material, and nailing down roof-cap shingles.
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