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Roofing Installation Georgetown KY

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Kalkreuth Roofing & Sheet Metal, Inc
(859) 231-7663
Po Box 11246
Lexington, KY

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Clyde's Roofing
772 Coppage Rd.
Stamping Ground, KY

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Gulley Remodeling & Home Improvment
(859) 225-5834
1170 Industry Rd
Lexington, KY
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General Contractor, Remodeling, Room Addition
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7:30- 5:00
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James & Son Roofing and Sheet Metal
(859) 533-1075
1917 Oxford Cir # 6
Lexington, KY
 
Certified Roofing Systems
(859) 879-9022
1016 Hillary Ter
Versailles, KY

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Pickett & Dunn Roofing & Sheet Metal Inc
(502) 863-5078
120 Carley Dr Ste A
Georgetown, KY

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Daniel Howell Roofing
(859) 489-2709
1345 Ohio Ter
Lexington, KY

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Gulley Condtruction & Home Improvment
(859) 225-5834
1170 Industry Rd
Lexington, KY
 
Ponce Roofing
(859) 509-5531
1839 Marlboro Dr
Lexington, KY

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Conrad Roofing
(859) 266-0462
151 N Hanover Ave
Lexington, KY

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HandymanWire - Roofing Installation Questions and Answers



Roofing Paper

Roofing Paper or Not?

I need to stip my roof,do I use felt paper or just shingles on 1x6 boards. I heard that felt paper holds moisture in so shingles can't breath, and shortens the life on shingles.

Do you mean cedar shingles? With regular roofing shingles, asphalt and fiberglass, roofing paper is still widely used and recommended. (I have heard a few argue against it though)

For Cedar shingles you are right.. no roofing paper, let them breath.

Valleys

Valleys 

I need to re-shingle the roof on a home I just purchased. I am familiar with the basics of the job, but I'm not sure how to tie the main roof shingles into a dormer roof. Could you please offer me some advice on this subject?

How are the valleys shingled now? Generally I prefer a closed valley shingling. They look neater. When the shingle reaches the valley, let it bend up along the dormer roof. (Don't cut it at the valley) Then do that course of dormer shingles with the same over lap on the main roof.

You alternate back and forth with them using the shingles to cover the valley.

By the way, typically the bag containing the shingles shows this method with a picture.. which is worth a thousand words.

Roofing a valley on a porch

I have a brand new home, Cape Cod style w/dormered upstairs windows. I have a new large porch that is also dormered and the roof connects on the upward/backward slope of the house.
My husband is a pretty handy guy...but wants some info on shingling the valley where the porch joins the house. We don't want it to leak and want to do the right thing up front...since the porch is new.
Need to know what products to buy, like flashing, caulking etc. and some step by step. Any ideas out there??


There are two ways to shingle a valley.. open or closed. Closed looks much better.. it is made by weaving the shingles and presents an unbro...

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