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Should I Get Gutter Guards Installed?

Gutter guards are supposed to make your gutters worry free, and there is a lot of advertising pushing the product. But is it really worth spending the money on this home improvement?


How to Clear a Clogged Gutter Downspout

Home downspout clogs can be a serious problem. Water accumulating around your house may cause damage or attract pests. If your gutters are overflowing instead of draining, clear the downspout yourself and avoid a costly bill.


How to Check If You Have a Leaky Roof

From sagging ceiling to ice buildup to damp on the walls, this guide will break down the identifying features of a leaky roof to help to figure out whether or not you need to take immediate action.


Tips for Installing a Metal Roof

A metal roof is light, waterproof, easy to install, and carry out maintenance. It has already been galvanized and painted by the manufacturer. A well-maintained metal roof can last for over 30 years without any repainting. This means that you can even prolong its life by taking good care of it!


Green-Roofing: Why and How to Build an Eco Roof

A green roof is one solution to the gradually waning greenery in cities. It is partially or completely covered with vegetation and growing medium that is laid over the waterproofed roof-membrane.


How to Shingle a Roof: Laying Asphalt Shingles

Detailed instructions on how to shingle a roof, including how to lay shingles on both ridges and valleys.


How to Build a Canopy or Porch Roof

This article explains how to build a porch roof yourself, which can save you hundreds of dollars.


How to Repair a Roof and Replace Asphalt Shingles

Repairing a shingle roof can be necessary after a wind storm, but it doesn't have to be a disaster. In this article, you will learn how to replace asphalt roof shingles that have been damaged.

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How to Choose the Right Color of Metal Roofing

The advantages of a metal roof, color options, what kind of paint to use, and how to pick the best color for your house and neighborhood.


Insulating a Flat Roof

Flat roofs have been a daunting task for contractors and homeowners alike since they were invented. They are hard to waterproof, hard to maintain, and hard to insulate. Learn how to insulate your roof by reading on!


How to Build Wooden Roof Trusses

Roof trusses are basically the skeleton of the roof, carrying the weight of the frame and supporting the walls of the building. Learn how to build a stable roof truss.

Make an accurate drawing from the measurements and mark the drawing showing all ridges and valleys

DIY Steel-Paneled Residential Roofing

You can roof your own home with steel panels—here's how.