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Arky217 02-16-2012 10:11 PM

silicone rake drip edge to shingles ?
 
Just had a new roof put on and noticed that the felt did not quite reach the drip edge on the rakes in a few areas.

Roofer said it was nothing to worry about.

The shingles overhang the rake drip edge about 1".

Would it be a good idea to run a bead of silicone under the shingles at the rake shingle/drip edge junction, or is that completely unnecessary ?

Arky

joecaption 02-16-2012 11:05 PM

Not going to help but if it makes you feel better go ahead.
The paper should have gone over it as you know, we also lay shingles up the rake under the roof shingles for added protection.

tinner666 02-17-2012 04:57 AM

NO.. Leave it alone.

MJW 02-17-2012 08:43 AM

Roof edge should go over the felt on the rakes.

Leave it alone. You hired a pro, so you shouldn't have to worry about anything.

OldNBroken 02-17-2012 09:10 AM

Third chorus of "Leave it alone"

framer52 02-17-2012 09:52 AM

And another, leave it alone.

Roofmaster417 02-17-2012 07:11 PM

I will add., the same. :thumbsup:


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