Back in 2010 we finally faced the fact that our increasingly leaky patio roof was going to rot the structure underneath, and I didn’t want to … Continue reading Sometimes the low bid leaks
Big holes in the roof happened. No, not those kind…the good ones. After weathering multiple seasons with a leaky patio roof, we finally bit the bullet … Continue reading What happened to our cave?
After my recent learning experience on how to properly space cedar roofing shingles, I had gradually been reworking the roof. Yesterday Chloe went to play at … Continue reading Shingles, shingles and more shingles
With many DIY projects, I know just enough to have an unjustified confidence and not enough to know that I’m screwing something up. I had started … Continue reading Why instructions should be followed
Q: what’s better than spending fathers day weekend working on a playhouse A: nothing! Continue reading More shingles
So here’s what was accomplished the last couple of weekends. As always, it’s piecemeal…a few hours here, a couple there. One of the design changes we’ve … Continue reading Playhouse shingles
The roofers came out on Friday to rectify the punch list items. They missed several things, including the cracked ridge shingles that were my primary complaint. … Continue reading Still trying to get the roof right…
They really cranked today. The roof is basically done, minus some clean up tomorrow morning. I went up to check everything out, and they did an … Continue reading Roof, day 2
They showed up this morning, and by the time I got home tonight, the whole roof looked like this. Very exciting! At least we are telling … Continue reading Roof started!
Because without it, I might not have a good reason to tear open a section of our roof on Labor Day. We are getting a new … Continue reading Why I love dryrot…