Rain Diverter Install - Roofing/Siding - DIY Home Improvement | DIYChatroom


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Roofing/Siding

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-24-2012, 05:19 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 1
Rewards Points: 10
Default

rain diverter install


I want to use a J channel rain diverter under the shingles on my patio roof. How do I avoid moisture under the shingles when/if we have snow? Have seen this done but they didn't address this issue on the video. Perhaps it is a non issue and I am just over thinking this.

Advertisement

cbdiy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-2012, 09:57 PM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Hartfield VA
Posts: 27,778
Rewards Points: 672
Default

rain diverter install


I hope your not thinking about using a piece of vinyl J moulding for this?
Where the deverter gets nailed to the roof it needs to be at least 3" up under the edge of the shingle.
A simple L shaped piece of coil stock is the simplest way to do it.
I do a 1/2 seam, then make the next bend at 1" and cut it off at 3 or 4".
The seam adds strength to the raised area.

Advertisement

joecaption is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New deeper kitchen sink install problem jmalcolm Plumbing 3 04-27-2011 11:48 AM
Delta-FL on floor and XPS on walls. Should I install the flooring or the walls first? yotaman Remodeling 11 04-19-2011 10:20 AM
New cabinets, subfloor & install height Ohming Building & Construction 10 03-02-2011 03:18 PM
Should I install interior doors before floor? pttcc Flooring 13 11-23-2010 10:02 AM
Preparing to install Kerdi on bathtub surround DIY-Renovator Flooring 18 07-17-2008 11:42 AM




Top of Page | View New Posts