Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Roofing & Siding: Updated 3rd Edition - Choose, Install & Maintain Roofing & Siding Materials

Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Roofing & Siding: Updated 3rd Edition - Choose, Install & Maintain Roofing & Siding Materials

by Chris Marshall

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Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Roofing & Siding: Updated 3rd Edition - Choose, Install & Maintain Roofing & Siding Materials by Chris Marshall

The Complete Guide to Roofing & Siding covers all traditional materials, from wood lap siding, brick, concrete block, stucco, stone veneer, and wooden shakes to vinyl, raised-ridge metal roofing, and fiber/cement lap siding. Less traditional roof-covering materials, such as EPDM rubber, architectural shingles, and fully bonded selvage edge and metal shingles are also featured with clear how-to photos and instructions. In addition to complete installation information, the book includes comprehensive methods for repairing problems with existing surfaces, as well as routine finishing and refinishing information.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781589237179
Publisher: Cool Springs Press
Publication date: 01/15/2013
Series: Black & Decker Complete Guide Series
Edition description: Third
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Chris Marshall (Sunbury, OH) is the author of dozens of books and hundreds of magazine articles on woodworking and home improvement. He is a contributing editor at The Woodworker's Journal.

Table of Contents

Introduction 6

Roofing 8

Basics of Roofing 10

Evaluating Your Needs 12

Choosing Roofing 14

Estimating Roofing 28

Working Safely 30

Roof Systems 36

Tools & Materials 38

Completing the Tear Off 40

Replacing Sheathing 42

Underlayment 44

Drip Edge 46

Flashing 48

Asphalt Shingles 50

Shingling Over an Old Roof 58

Ridge Vents 60

Cedar Shakes 62

Roll Roofing 68

EPDM Rubber Roofing 74

Raised Seam Metal Roofing 78

Faux Slate 86

Tile Roofing 92

Inspecting & Repairing a Roof 98

Cleaning Roofs 109

Siding 110

Basics of Siding 112

Choosing Siding 114

Setting Up the work Site 126

Setting Up Scaffolding 130

Pump-Jack Scaffolding 132

Removing Siding 134

Housewrap 136

Vinyl Siding 138

Lap Siding 146

Wood Shakes & Shingles 156

Plywood Siding 162

Board & Batten Siding 166

Log Cabin Siding 170

Brickmold 176

Finishing walls with Masonry 178

Brick 180

Mortarless Brick Veneer 184

Cast Veneer Stone 190

Stucco 192

Surface-bonding Cement 198

Painting & Staining Siding 200

Identifying Exterior Paint Problems 202

Preparing to Paint 204

Applying Paint & Primer 208

Using Paint-Spraying Equipment 214

Evaluating Siding & Trim 218

Repairing Siding 220

Repairing Stucco walls 224

Soffits, Fascia, Gutters & Vents 226

Soffits & Vents 228

Aluminum Soffits 230

Aluminum Fascia 234

Wood Soffits 236

Repairing Wood Fascia & Soffits 238

Gutters 240

Repairing Gutters 246

Conversion Charts 250

Resources 252

Photo Credits 252

Index 253

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