Do it yourself and do it right with the definitive step-by-step roofing manual. If you want to save up to 60 percent, or even more, on roofing repairs or replacement, this book can help you. It's like having a professional at your side to prevent mistakes that could be costly. Even roofing apprentices and construction professionals can learn from the information and advice inside this best-selling guide.
Completely updated with new material and illustrations, this editon gives you: Full details on the newest tools and materials Inside information on all the latest roofing techniques used by professionals Step-by-step instructions on roof repair and installation Clear work-in-progress illustrations Precise descriptions of application patterns Complete details on concrete tile roofing and other hot trends Tips on choosing a contractor Detailed field studies and best practice information
A useful appendix contains answers to frequently asked questions. In addition, you'll find comprehensive lists for sources of products and tools, and information on roofing associations and institutes.
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Background combines an unusual mix of skills. With a degree in journalism and several years' experience as a roofing contractor, I began editing technical how-to books. While working for my first publisher, I saw the opportunity to write a book in my area of expertize.
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Book Description Mcgraw-Hill (Tx), 1996. Book Condition: Good. 3 Sub. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP70008261
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97800700664964.0