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Keep your roof in top shape with these projects and tips that show you how install and repair shingles, improve ventilation and control water flow from your roof.
The Best Gutter Guards for Your Home
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DIY Roof Bench
Reader Project: How to Build a Cupola
Severe Weather Guide: How to Reinforce Your Roof
15 Silent Signs That Your Roof is Failing
Metal Roofing Installation: How to Install Metal Roofing Over Shingles
What’s New in Residential Roofing Materials
Your home's roof isn't just functional, it also adds style. From shingles and tiles to...
DIY Dictionary: Style D Roof Edge
Style D roof edge, also known as DL, drip edge or eave drip
Gutter Replacement: How to Install Gutters
Gutter replacement: Learn how to install strong, sleek-looking guttering
How to Remove Old Roofing and Tear Off an Old Roof
How to work efficiently and prep for the new shingles
25 Hints for Fixing Roof and Gutter Issues
A solid, leak-free roof with good gutters is your home's best defense against the elements....
12 Roof Repair Tips: Find and Fix a Leaking Roof
You can stop leaks yourself-no experience necessary. We show you how to track down and...
How to Build a Cupola
Decoration, ventilation and a hangout for your rooster
How to Install Aluminum Soffits That are Maintenance-Free
You'll never have to paint the roof overhangs again!
How to Fix a Roof Drip Edge
Felt over roof drip edge or drip edge over felt? Get the answers here
How to Shingle a Roof
Pros and cons of two popular roofing methods for a how to shingle a roof project.
Know Your House: What Kind of Roof Do You Have?
Gable, hip, gambrel, mansard - the shape of your roof says something about your home's...
Easy Gutter Fixes
Solve gutter problems with these easy fixes
7 Roof Problems and What to Do About Them
Your roof covers the largest asset you own, so it pays to know the signs...
How to Frame a Gabled Dormer
A gabled roof looks great from the outside and adds space and light inside.
Installing Chimney Flashing
Leak-proof your chimney using this traditional, time-tested flashing method
Roof Flashing Techniques for Outside Corners
Make roof dormers and other outside corners leakproof
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How to Roof a House
Our pros show you how to do it right—and save thousands!
Roof Removal: How To Tear Off Roof Shingles
Conquer the toughest, dirtiest part of reroofing
Add a Rain Diverter
Channel water where you want it to go, without gutters
Comparing Flat Roof Vents and Turbine Vents
Is one type better than the other?