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Step and Kick-Out Sidewall Flashing

When a run of eaves trough ends up against a vertical wall or chimney at right angles, there is no way it is going to create a waterproof seal. That’s...
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Downspout Extensions to Protect Foundations

Drip lines beneath your eaves troughs, and water pooling above your foundations are indications something is wrong with your roof drainage system. The...
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Snow Guard Placement Tips

Homeowners have been using snow guards, snow stops, snow brakes, etc. for centuries although all three words mean the same.  They install snow guards ...
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Chimney Saddles and Crickets What Are They?

You may have missed the mark if you think the noises inside your disused chimney are caused by crickets and saddles. That’s because they are waterproo...
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How to Walk on Concrete Roof Tiles Carefully

Concrete and other roof tiles hang over a framework to which their upper ends attach with nails. Their lower ends rest on the upper ends of the tiles ...