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  1. Roofing/Siding
    I am replacing 50 year old T&G cedar siding on soffits that curve up as an architectural detail on my home. The structure is 1/4" ply over 4x beams, wooden arcs and 2x4 cross braces. The original cladding (~72" spans) was nailed each end to beams and middle just thru the 1/4" ply. Each plank had...
  2. Building & Construction
    Good afternoon, I have read every resource I can find regarding proper techniques for preparing and installing t&g doug fir porch decking. One question that has not really been addressed is, should I gap the decking when I install it? A bit of background... We live in Seattle, WA (wet), and...
  3. Painting
    Hi Fellow DIY'ers, i'm trying to figure out how to make 1x6 cedar T&G siding look as modern as possible for an exterior application. The knots make the wood look more rustic, but it's 4x's cheaper than an A grade cedar, so trying to make this material work. A local builder has used it to good...
  4. Flooring
    Hello. What nails are recommended for face nailing portions of a T&G reclaimed fir where the grooves are damaged? Thanks
  5. Flooring
    Hi Team, I need some advice on laying my bamboo flooring which I recently purchased at auction. Risky I know but I got it at a steal of a price. :thumbup: Anyway's I'm trying to determine if I should glue or float the product, with or without an underlay, as well as any hints or tips you guys...
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