July 26, 2018
You can hand-seal the rake shingles down to the drip edge or use a double-sided roofing tape.
June 21, 2018
Cutting housewrap and underlayment with scissors, faster and safer than with a knife.
June 14, 2018
Here is a collection of memories about people who sparked a passion in others, a passion for building and craft. These are personal accounts about experiences and projects that were…
June 5, 2018
Faster than and just as water-resistant as a closed-cut valley ... and it looks almost identical.
May 31, 2018
This anchor won't hold a ship but it will hold viewers' attention.
May 23, 2018
An eye-catching cedar shingle design may look complicated, but it's easy.
May 18, 2018
Screen crimp, stapled around a rainscreen matrix, is easy to install and necessary to keep insects out.
May 16, 2018
The code (IRC) lists two options for an Ice Barrier and others may be acceptable too.
The IRC has a table that lists whether or not an ice barrier is required. But not all roofing requires an ice barrier, even in ice dam territory.
Three feet probably won't meet the code.
Subscribe to Fine Homebuilding magazine now and save up to 52%
© 2018 The Taunton Press, Inc. All rights reserved.
Become a member and get instant access to thousands of videos, how-tos, tool reviews, and design features.
Start your subscription today and save up to 52%