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  1. Plumbing
    Hello – I’m a DIY homeowner (recently renovated 1895 row house in DC) and struggling with a small leak in my garage (brick walls, cement ceiling with a patio on top/roof). The patio on the roof has a storm drain connected to a PVC pipe that goes through the roof of the garage and carries...
  2. Roofing/Siding
    Good evening, currently there is a project a foot, one that requires a bit of elbow grease and foresight. At the moment though it is looking like the job has little to no entry point. To explain the job in fewer words, a repair is required in a leaking Skylight that is attached to a...
  3. Roofing/Siding
    Please see post below "roofmaster" broke my post up so it's eaiser to read! This was my 1st time posting and I ran it all together.
  4. Roofing/Siding
    I have a small leak and not sure if something is missing on the roof. If you look at the photos, the leak is above the front door. I think it is leaking due to the rainwater coming off the small gutter. The water flows right onto the roof tile and in the wrong direction (upwards). So it seems...
  5. Roofing/Siding
    Ok, please hold back the jokes and take it easy on me as I describe my issue...this is my first post :-) I've heard good things about this group, so here it goes: I have been getting some discoloration in my living room ceiling starting just below where dormer meets the main roof (a flat, not...
  6. Building & Construction
    A little help please, After having recent leaks into my condo from one of the units above me, I have been thinking of waterproofing the ceiling and perhaps the walls. I'd like to know if it's possible. Starting with the ceilings above my drywall are my 2x4 studs. Above the studs is an open gap...
  7. Roofing/Siding
    Hi, I have a leaking dome skylight that sits on top of a flat roof. The skylight has a diameter of about 6' feet. The leak seems to be coming from the location where the skylight sits on the roof. The area between the skylight and roof looks like it had been sealed with a black henry roofing...
  8. Roofing/Siding
    I live in Philly and we have flat rubber roofs on our rowhouses. We've had our roof coated in the past year and a half or so and the back of our house stuccoed just before that. It's quite apparent that the roofing material isn't lapping up high enough or properly, and in heavy rain that seam...
  9. Roofing/Siding
    I have a garage with a triple wall threw the roof ,and it leaks.Is the rain flashing supposed to be caulked around the pipe?
  10. Roofing/Siding
    I recently added a one story addition with a shed roof to a 2 story home. The roof ends at both corners of the house where the vertical vinyl runs up the corner. The contractor wrapped some kind of tape around it but it leaked. To fix the leak, he sealed the siding to the corner with clear...
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