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Installing Pre-shingle Flashings
after the underlayment and before the shingles ; follow the instructions here. If you ..... with a strip of metal valley flashing. Shingles lap over the flashing. In some installations ..... Roofing cement, not nails, secures the shingles to the flashing. A woven (or closed
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Installing Valley Flashing
Lift up each top shingle and apply roofing cement to adhere the shingles to each other ..... so full-size shingles will run across the valley. Shingle the other side ..... double-tabbed shingles as needed. Every shingle that crosses the
walking on a composition shingle roof when it is very ..... coatings, weakening the shingles . Also stay off when ..... ventilation for the attic. If shingles have lost much of their ..... adhesive holding the shingle tabs down has lost its ability to hold. Cupped shingles can be easily damaged
Keeping Out Water
under the next higher shingle . At the upper side ..... the first course of shingles overhang the drip edge ..... leaks. Sealing the shingle edges as shown keeps ..... siding. Overlapping shingles cover nails, sealing ..... usually covered by the shingle or tile above. The
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Roof Remodeling Tips
visual textures. Organic shingles are made of cellulose fibers ..... or wood fibers. Fiberglass shingles are made of glass fibers. Both shingle types are covered with an ..... mineral granules. Fiberglass shingles can be more prone to breakage