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Top 78 Roofing Projects

  1. 46. How to Repair a Gutter/Downspout

    A loose or missing gutter can cause water to collect near your house. These step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to repair a gutte...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  2. 47. How to Install a Tin Roof

    Metal roofs help conserve energy by reflecting heat in the summer, saving owners up to 40 percent on energy costs and making for a more...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $10,000 - $15,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  3. 48. A Roof Over Your Head: How Does Ventilation Protect the Roof?

    From winter cold to summer heat, your roof may have to withstand wide extremes of temperature. This constant exposure to the elements m...

  4. 49. Foolproof Fix for Roof Boots (01:28)

    Keep your roof watertight with this super-fast fix for roof boots.

  5. 50. Installing a Green Roof (04:03)

    Kevin O'Connor learns how to install a green roof from the inside out.

  6. 51. How to Shingle a Portico Roof

    Adding shingles to a portico roof protects a patio.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  7. 52. Piano vs. Roof (02:26)

    After dropping a piano on a roof, Josh sets out to repair the damage.

  8. 53. Essential Gutter Check-Up (01:07)

    Prevent leaks and water damage by cleaning your gutters.

  9. 54. How To Check and Re-Caulk Flashing

    Maintenance tips for wall, chimney and plumbing vents.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 55. All About Roofs: Pitches, Trusses and Framing

    DIYNetwork.com breaks down the different types of pitched roofs and roof frame designs.

  11. 56. The Roof Over Your Head (04:25)

    The art of successfully weather-proofing your home begins with the roof.

  12. 57. How to Repair a Roof Leak

    A roofline leak and an open attic vent are allowing both water and critters to enter this home. Learn how to repair a roofline hole and...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  13. 58. Abbeon Moisture Meter (00:01:06)

    Find out where water leaks are happening before the damage is done.

  14. 59. Lay Plywood Over Patio Rafters

    Stage Two of the patio roof project has you laying plywood over the rafters.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  15. 60. How to Adjust Gutters and Caulk Flashing

    These step-by-step instructions show how to reattach roof gutters, loosen and adjust their pitch, and seal roof flashing.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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