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November 1, 2007
Production-minded installers using pneumatic tools aren’t always cautious about where they drive the nails or staples that fasten cedar shingles to a wall. I was asked to strip and reshingle…
May 1, 2006
An exterior remodel and some thoughtful landscaping give a 1960s dinosaur new life
January 1, 2002
Simple shapes let ordinary sidewall shingles take flight.
March 1, 1999
Q: Fine Homebuilding has featured many houses over the years with decorative patterns woven into the shingle courses. One such example with a diamond pattern appears in issue #105 on p.…
November 1, 1998
I've seen a number of tips for cutting outside corners on shingled walls, but none is as simple or foolproof as the method shown in the drawing. As illustrated, I…
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Woven corners are a good-looking and low-maintenance alternative to corner boards
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