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Roofing Installation South Lyon MI

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Roof Pros
(810) 360-8054
10275 Haley Lane #204
Whitmore Lake, MI

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Imperial Roofing
(734) 429-5599
101 N Main
Ann Arbor, MI

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Roof Pros
(810) 360-8054
10275 Haley Lane #204
Whitmore Lake, MI
 
Apex Roofing Inc.
(248) 476-6984
3429 Moraine Dr
Brighton, MI

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PRO BUILT CUSTOM BUILDING INC.
(248) 669-9007
3081
WALLED LAKE, MI
 
Bloom Roofing
(248) 596-9788
37899 West 12 Mile Road
Farmington Hills, MI

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J&B Construction, Inc.
(734) 261-5700
12840 Farmington Road
Livonia, MI

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ROOF PROS
(810) 360-8054
11224 Lemen Road Suite B
Whitmore Lake, MI
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Spencer Roofing & Siding
(248) 926-5800
4373 Plant Dr Ste A
Commerce TWP, MI

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800NEWLOOK
(800) 639-5665
24780 Crestview Ct
Farmington Hills, MI
 
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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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