A Guide To Choosing The Right Materials For Your Flat Roof

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It is often surprising to discover that homes with flat or low-slope roofs are typically unable to have common roofing materials such as asphalt or concrete due to the lack of pitch present on the roof. That is due to the fact that when rain or other precipitation hits the roof and finds a home under those shingles, gravity alone cannot always encourage the water to evacuate the area. Therefore, mold, mildew, and damage to the roof in the future is quite likely.…

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Wood Bees And Your Fence: An Extermination And Prevention Guide

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Those fat, fuzzy wood bees that you often see buzzing around wooden structures don’t usually sting humans. But that does not mean you should just ignore them and continue to let them nest in your fence. Wood bees can build extensive tunnels through a piece of wood, which weakens the wood and may make your fence more likely to collapse or crack. So, if you spot wood bees near your fence, follow these steps to get rid of them and prevent them from returning.…

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How To Make Your Plywood Fence Look New Again

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Making a fence out of plywood, which is several thin pieces of wood pressed and glued together, is a more affordable options than using other materials. After a few years of wear and tear and climate conditions, such as rain, humidity and high heat, the plywood fence may begin to discolor, warp and even crack in some spots. To help extend the life of the fence and improve the look of your front or backyard, set aside some time to give the plywood a little TLC.…

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