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Siding. Repair. A section of the horizontal-lap aluminum siding has loosened around the waist of our Two- story, 10-year-old home. I've been told that the siding will have to be taken down and reinstalled. I can't believe there isn't some way to ...
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500 questions... 500 smart solutions! From worn shingles, leaky windows and squeaky floors to musty odours, slow-heating furnaces and sump pit drainage, every house has something that needs repairing, changing, or upgrading. And Norman Becker, the engineer who writes the Popular Mechanics "Homeowner's Clinic" column, can help homeowners fix the problem. He presents an amazing range of must-know information in an accessible question-and-answer format - all taken from real-life situations. Three easy-to-follow sections - Exterior, Interior and Electro-mechanicals - cover all areas of the home environment: shingle moss on the roof, wood-destroying insects in the foundation, stained bricks, gurgling sinks, plus paved areas, landscaping, basement crawl spaces, plumbing, heating, air-conditioning, squeaky floors, stuck doors and much more. Every homeowner needs this essential reference!
Siding Aluminum Siding 1. Dimensions and Descriptions. The types of aluminum siding discussed are: (1) painted (2) available in various colors, (3) either 0.024" gauge or 0.019" gauge. The types of aluminum siding discussed in this section ...
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2005 Guide to Pricing Repair and Remodeling Work * Cabinetry-Base, Corner, Broom, Drawer, Sink, Oven, Wall, Island, Vanity, Utility Closets * Closet Doors-Bi-folding, Sliding, Bypassing, Mirror Doors, Louver Doors * Concrete-Footings, Forms, Reinforcing, Foundations, Slabs, Finishing, Screed * Demolition-Concrete, Masonry, Framing, Sheathing, Flooring, Trim, Paneling * Doors-Prehung, Screen, Glass Sliding, Panel, Flush, Garage * Electrical-Service Entrance, Sub-Panels, Flex, Romex, BX, Outlets, Switches * Fences-Board, Basketweave, Chain Link, Split Rail, Gates, Posts and Rails * Flooring-Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Asphalt Tile, Sheet Vinyl, Base and Cove * Framing-Plates, Studs, Rafters, Joists, Sheathing, Subflooring, Headers * Heating-Radiant Ceiling, Bathroom, Wall Heaters, Furnaces, Controls, Vents * Insulation-Batts, Blankets, Vermiculite, Fiberboard, Pouring Wool, Board * Lighting-Fluorescent, Incandescent Ceiling and Wall Fixtures, Track Lighting * Masonry-Brick, Block, Chimneys, Veneer, Columns, Foundations, Reinforcing * Painting-Removal, Surface Preparation, Sanding, Puttying, Stain, Varnish * Paneling-Hardboard, Particleboard, Masonite, Birch, Mahogany, Oak, Ash * Plaster and Stucco-Gypsum Lath, Metal Lath, Wood Lath, Two and Three Coat Plaster * Plumbing-Tubs, Dishwashers, Disposers, Lavatories, Showers, Sinks, Spas * Roofing-Asphalt Shingles, Wood Shingles and Shakes, Built-up Asphalt * Siding-Aluminum, Cedar and Redwood Bevel and Drop, Board and Batten, Plywood, Shingle * Suspended Ceilings-Fiberglass, Luminous and Mineral Panels with Grid System * Windows-Aluminum and Wood Double Hung, Sliding, Casement, Awning, Picture.
Energy and Repair Guide for Manufactured Housing John Krigger ... Metal siding is the most waterproof and rot-proof type of siding, although aluminum is easily dented by hail and other forces. Most metal siding is corrugated sheets, installed ...