A Mashup of traditional architecture, modern technology, and good old gravity
Why insulating on top of a house is better than insulating inside
Concentrate on the corners and think like water when overlapping the layers
I get this question all the time: "Stucco all the way down to the roofing: right or wrong?" Answer: WRONG. and here's why...
Ground zero for roof rot is often where roofs meet walls.
A haiku about a dragon with an alternative agenda ...
Another peek into the Hillbilly Toolbox reveals a great idea for stripping roofs: a pump jack shingle trough
Protect the eave from ice dams and sideways rain
Traditional shipbuilding lives on in coastal homes
How to install a roof to wall counter flashing and custom-cut one-piece step flashing into a brick wall.
Comprehensive package on flashing and detailing the drip-edge metal flashing on a roof.
When reroofs are piecemeal rather than systemic, little things like drip edge can snowball. #HonorYourCraft
I spotted this interesting roof construction in Cuenca, Ecuador: Branch logs as rafters; purlins of split branch logs with thin brick overlaid in two strata