Watch this video to see how we renovated the exterior of our First Time Homeowner house with new roofing, siding, windows, doors, and locks! Installing Exterior Portfolio vinyl siding and trim Replacing the windows We should get some tools here and go ahead and tear all the handrails off, the deck boards We ll get
We would be remiss if we didn t address a few porch foundation ledger board installation basics too Most importantly, whether its a deck ledger board or front porch ledger, it must be attached through your home s sheathing and the rim joist with bolts or in some cases, lag screws Your home s siding, brick veneer,
Oct , Most importantly, this stuff is a fiber cement concoction and it creates a TON of dust when you cut it with a traditional saw There are ways to cut it that reduce the dust quite a bit One is a saw blade created just for cutting these planks and another is a siding cutter you attach to your drill like this one Both are
After the concrete has set, lay a concrete block foundation Framing begins with pressure treated x blocks caps on each column x treated sills are Linking all these elements together from the concrete up provides a nice, rigid platform to support the heavy deck Watch this video to Adding Lattice Around a Deck.
Hal asks, When I install wood siding on my house, should I prime both sides Should I use oil I would strongly suggest priming the front, back, edges, and ends of your pine siding with an oil based exterior primer before installation Once the Replacing water damaged hardboard siding with durable fiber cement siding.
Now, once the rafters are attached, the excess four by four posts can be cut off Half inch plywood decks the roof, and then it s covered by asphalt roll roofing to keep out the water On top of that we screw down more dog eared fence boards to give the roof a more finished look The fence board siding continues up to the
May , While the concrete cured, the guys started on the ledger board Save Save The crew used concrete anchors called Red Heads to secure the ledger board Save The general idea is that since water flows down with gravity, you can overlap waterproof membranes (like siding, stucco, metal flashing etc.)