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by DarrellW
Thu May 16, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Old garage, low slope roof
Replies: 3
Views: 78

Re: Old garage, low slope roof

Hi Shannon, well we ripped all the roofing off and overplayed 7/16 OSB. I went with Mulehide brand SA base and cap. I really wanted nail base and cap but they only had SA(self adhered/ peel stick) base. We only got the base layer done which Mulehide says can be exposed for 90 days. This was last Sat...
by DarrellW
Tue May 07, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Old garage, low slope roof
Replies: 3
Views: 78

Old garage, low slope roof

The garage is really more of a giant garden shed. Pictured is the ugly side of the low slope roof. At most it is a 1.5 pitch. I’m not even sure what you call this kind of construction. But it’s been standing here 90 years so who am I to judge I guess. Anyways, it’s been leaking for a while and I nee...
by DarrellW
Mon Apr 08, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: vinyl over lap siding?
Replies: 3
Views: 62

Re: vinyl over lap siding?

Thanks so much for the fast reply! One thought I had for the trim boards on the corners and under Eves (and windows too I guess) is to install 1/2 pvc or similar trim and then butt j-channel up against that. Is that something that is ever done on the corners or would that fall under the categoey of ...
by DarrellW
Mon Apr 08, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: vinyl over lap siding?
Replies: 3
Views: 62

vinyl over lap siding?

Hi all, nice forum here. I have a two story with full attic build in 1929. "Balloon" construction. Way overdue for a paint job. Lead is present unfortunately. I have peeling paint, especially on the south side. I tested a chip with at home lead test kit and not surprisingly it lit up red almost inst...