How to bend a lock-hem drip edge on a sheet metal brake
The top reason to study engineering in college: Wall of Wind. Yay Science!
A look at types of drip edge flashing, how to cut it, and how to retrofit it to an existing roof
Open metal valley flashing plus ice & water membrane - your whole roof will perform better
Drip edge metal, valley flashing, dormer, chimney, and kickout flashing shed water away from the connections between roofs, walls, chimneys, and other building assemblies
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The tiny house on stilts is ready for relaxation!
The first steps of roofing are having the right tools and the job and knowing the game plan
Flashing a wood-framed chimney is like flashing a dormer, except there’s no roof behind it. Without protection, water can leak into the joint and rot your walls to direct uphill water away
A silent movie about flashing metal roofing into a brick chimney from UnionCorrugating.
There are many products in a roof assembly, so choose a system that is specifically designed to work together
Flashing must extend all the way from the wall to the outside. Oh yeah, and it has to be watertight and eight people have to work on it...
Simple country houses, Brutalist bodegas, and superb craftsmanship
Roof valleys are like gutters with a steep pitch; but the stakes are higher for valleys than they are for gutters
Vapor barriers cause a lot more harm than good in many parts of North America. Understanding vapor barriers begins with knowing what it means to be one
Equatorial sun changes the priorities in a construction sequence
Use skip sheathing and a ventilation space to extend the life of the shingles
Four ways to prevent ice dams in three types of roof, for two climates in one video. Boom.
The mission of water is to turn houses to mush. Some drip edge flashings may actually help water accomplish this mission.
A Mashup of traditional architecture, modern technology, and good old gravity