How to Fix Slate Roofs?

Answer Many projects around the home use slate, including roofing. Slate is manufactured in thin tiles that are installed in an overlapping pattern just as are other shingles. Although slate is resistant ... Read More »

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How do i clean roofs?

Make a Cleaning SolutionMix 1 gallon of warm water, 1 cup of powdered laundry detergent and 1 cup of chlorine bleach. Pour the mixture into a garden sprayer.Spraying the RoofClimb a ladder. Spray ... Read More »

How do metal roofs work?

A metal roof not only sheds water but is particularly effective in using its heat reflection to melt snow loads. This helps remove the snow before it becomes too heavy for the load capacity of the ... Read More »

Do Wasps Damage Roofs?

While wasps commonly build their nests under the eaves of a roof or slip beneath shingles and cracks to enter the attic, they don't usually leave any damage behind. A colony of wasps will take adva... Read More »

Styles of Tile Roofs?

A tile roof can be beautiful, long-wearing and symbolically powerful. It can also be expensive and one of the things a tile roof can symbolize is money. Clay tile is used for Spanish, Mediterranean... Read More »