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Old 08-15-2011, 11:05 PM   #1
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repainting roof edge flashing, etc


The flashing around my house is peeling and needs repainting. I think it is galvanized steel. Do I need to completely strip the edge? How do I go about prepping and painting the roof edge?

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Old 08-16-2011, 11:13 AM   #2
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repainting roof edge flashing, etc


Galvanized metal does not hold paint very well unless it is primed properly. You need Galvite primer from Sherwin-WIlliams, then topcoat with a paint of your choice. Definitely have some work ahead of you. Scrape as much loose paint off as you can before starting.

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