Roof - Homeowners' Hub Questions and Answers

listing options: FAQ |  answered |  unanswered |  recent |  oldest 

Suggestions for material for a fillet between half-timbered wall & shingle roof

bobirving's Avatar (by Gravatar) by bobirving in  Roof 

We have a strange little house which is basically a replica medieval building with a timber frame infilled with wattle  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 time. Add your answer today!

oil or axle grease for turbine roof vents?

larry's Avatar (by Gravatar) by larry in  Roof 

which is better for wind-driven turbine roof vents?  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 time. Add your answer today!

FR80 is on the back of my shingles. Who is the manufacturer?

Michael's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Michael in  Roof 

No further details provided  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 time. Add your answer today!

Starter course for architectural shingles

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Roof 

My home had a new roof installed in 1997. No starter course was used. My question is was this standard practice back then?  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 time. Add your answer today!

Round room only one center beam ?Plastic Looking? What is it

Deb's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Deb in  Roof 

I am Looking at a home built late 1979 Its a Round Great Room living/kitchen combined with Sliding Patio doors all around.  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 time. Add your answer today!

Ridge vent with heating pipes in attic?

emmebee's Avatar (by Gravatar) by emmebee in  Roof 

My roofer is recommending a ridge vent with my roof replacement next week. However I have heating hot and cold water pipes  ... read more »

This question has been answered 2 times. Add your answer today!

there are alot tree limbs on the roof do they need to be cut down or are they ok

bubba jon jon's Avatar (by Gravatar) by bubba jon jon in  Roof 

over my moms room there are a lot of branches laying on the roof from a big tree that's in the front yard I want to cut them  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 times. Add your answer today!

how much uch should it cost to replace a one and a half car garage roof milwaukee wis

dvh's Avatar (by Gravatar) by dvh in  Roof 

I have a small garage - one and a half cars - that needs replacement in Milwaukee Wsconsin. Also a flashing that has rusted  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 times. Add your answer today!

What height of ladder do I need for cleaning my gutters

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Roof 

I live in a traditional 3 bedroom semi.  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 times. Add your answer today!

Is it ok when the alluminum fascia is taller than the roof line and fascia board behind it?

liv's Avatar (by Gravatar) by liv in  Roof 

I assume not since the first row shingles flip up slightly causing water to pool up at the edge instead of falling into the  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 times. Add your answer today!

Options for removing rafter ties in breezeway

buzcutnj's Avatar (by Gravatar) by buzcutnj in  Roof 

I have a small Cape Cod with a 6 ft wide (from house to garage) x 14 ft long breezeway connecting the house to the garage.  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 times. Add your answer today!

I am buying new home. Who is responsible to remove tree branches hanging over the roof the buider/vendor or me?

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Roof 

Tree branches hanging over the roof of the new building. Builder/vendor told me that it is not his responsibility to remove  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 times. Add your answer today!

Where can I find a gutter kit for a shed?

Cady's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Cady in  Roof 

A few years ago I saw a kit on a big box stores website that included narrow plastic/pvc/vinyl gutters and 2 downspouts.  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 times. Add your answer today!

what if rafters are slightly nicked when roof deck is cut out for ridge vents to be installed

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Roof 

No further details provided  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 times. Add your answer today!

to replace fascia boards, should i use treated or regular pine boards

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Roof 

No further details provided  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 times. Add your answer today!

Where can I get some of those flat rubber roof flashings for a 4x4 ?

Thomas Robards's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Thomas Robards in  Roof 

I am looking to flash some 4x4 posts on a flat rubber roof . Where can I get some of the ones I saw on the net ?  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 times. Add your answer today!

flat roof replacement suggetion

mwong6783's Avatar (by Gravatar) by mwong6783 in  Roof 

need to replace the entire flat roof of my house need some help to find a reliable contractor and suggestion before I make  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 times. Add your answer today!

how to stop sweating inside and insulate metal roof

Anonymous's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Anonymous in  Roof 

want to finish inside my porch but the ceiling has a metal silver top roof that sweats in summer and winter with heater on.what  ... read more »

This question has been answered 1 times. Add your answer today!

steel beam span for patio

andy's Avatar (by Gravatar) by andy in  Roof 

hi there i am building a patio. my main steel beam will be 150mm x 50mm x 2mm how far can i span with that steel beam  ... read more »

Roof overhang above a patio door 20' long, cost?

Carlos Calucho's Avatar (by Gravatar) by Carlos Calucho in  Roof 

I need to know the labor cost. Area is 3' w x 20' l Wall to wall overhang  ... read more »

listing options: FAQ |  answered |  unanswered |  recent |  oldest 

HomeOwnersHub.com is a website for homeowners and building and maintenance pros. It is not affiliated with any of the manufacturers or service providers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.