This small video collection covers the basics of installing a roof deck in a place where sideways rain and hurricanes are real. Flashing, taping the seams, and storm-proof shingle starter strips.
Tape layers should overlap shingle-style up the roof
The nuances of measuring is what separates the kids from the carpenters
Decking the field and delegating responsibility
There is more to medieval life than swords
A bit of history and science explains today’s corrosion issues
Overlapping tapes with gravity in mind keeps water out of the house
Sweep or wet-vac them away. With AdvanTech, puddles are not a problem.
"Build it right. If the wood can withstand seven centuries, I would build a house that is so constructed as to withstand a millennium. With this attitude, I would keep woodworking."
—Go Taek Yeong, Skill Holder
It turns out, 5/8 plywood is about the best window insurance you can buy
Raised heel trusses and a sealed roof deck make a fast energy efficient roof system