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  1. Roofing/Siding
    Hello all. I live in Virginia and had some roof damage due to the recent windstorm. I had a few shingles blown off, and I am trying to determine what make/model they are so I can buy replacements. The back of the shingles are marked with "PX A43597" and "Miami-Dade County Approved". I've had...
  2. General DIY Discussions
    Greetings all.. It's time for a new roof.. I have a low pitch roof..and I am being told only modified bitumen can be used from the roofer I am planning to use. He has offered me 2 layer or 3 layer... saying that the 2 layer will last about 10 years.. and the 3 will last 15 or 20... of course...
  3. Blog
    How do I know it is time to replace my roof? Depending on the type of roof you currently have, there are various signs you are in need of a roof replacement. Some tell-tale signs include: It has missing or broken shingles The shingles are bare, curling, or buckling The roof is very old or...
  4. Roofing/Siding
    I have a home with wind damage 30-40 sections on 4 different parts of my roof. The home has Atlas Chalet singles, which are no longer available. They also had some problems with blistering. My insurance company has approved a repair not a replacement even though the new shingles wont match...
  5. Roofing/Siding
    Ok I am looking to see if anyone out there could help me out..I live in the Tampa Florida area and I am having my roof redone. I was told you get a credit on your home owners insurance if you use peel and stick (like ice and water shield) but does that have to be done on the whole roof or just...
  6. Roofing/Siding
    Does anybody know what I can use to remove a rust stain on an asphalt single roof? I have tried lime-away, this did not work. The rust stain was from a flashing around a chimeney. The stain starts from the top of the roof ridge at the flashing and goes all the way down to the gutter. I repaired...
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