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  1. Roofing/Siding
    Hi all. We moved into a new custom built home on 11/2015. Since then we've had 2 pieces of siding that have fallen off and one that's about to fall off. I don't have a picture of the first one that fell off, but I have a pic of the 2nd one that did and the 3rd one that is working its way off...
  2. Building & Construction
    Being retired and home alone during the day, I wanted to go ahead with our siding project while I had the time. Unfortunately, getting a 12' siding piece to "lock in" is next to impossible for one person, especially when you are working from a scaffold and ladder above the ground. After...
  3. Insulation
    I've tried looking for an answer to my insulation woes but I just get cross answers. I have a house built in 1953 in the Washington DC area. I was able to increase the insulation in the attic last year and I hope to do something about the walls soon. They have nothing but a fiberboard sheathing...
  4. Building & Construction
    I have a 35' 10" wall with no windows or doors. My siding is 12' 6" long, so the starter course is obviously 2 full pieces and the third is approximately 11 feet long. The scrap of 18-20 inches will be too small to use. If I start the second row with an 11 foot piece, my joints will be 16 to...
  5. Remodeling
    I just purchased a house with wood clapboard siding. The paint is starting to peel and I also think it is lead based. I dont want to hire someone specialized in removing the lead paint so i wanted to cover it with vinyl. How do i go about doing this?
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