Do-It-Yourself Roofing Guide - DIY Roofing

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Tools & Materials For All
Your DIY Roofing Needs

Ladders, safety equipment, hammers, nails, shingles, roof deck protection, vents and more! Everything you'll need to complete your project all in one place!

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Do I Need
A New Roof?

Does your roof need repair or replacement? It is a good idea to inspect your roof regularly, particularly if you live in areas of the country that experience extreme weather.

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To Evaluate Your Roof's
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Are You
Up To The Job?

Roofing involves a great deal of physical labor, especially if you plan to tear off your existing roof before installing the new roof. If you're not comfortable walking on a roof or carrying heavy objects up a ladder, you should think twice about taking on a roofing job.

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Roofing Safety

When it comes to installing a roof, safety should be your number-one priority. Skipping good safety practices because they take too much time makes it all the more likely that an accident will happen—so why take that chance?

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Planning Your
Roofing Project

In addition to choosing colors and estimating how much material you'll need - it is vitally important to contact your town's municipal building to obtain the proper building permits and for the correct building codes for your area.

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Doing The Roof
Installation Job

From preparing the job area and removing your old roofing material to installing roof deck protection, leak barriers, starter-strips, shingles and ventilation - this is how to get it done.

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How To Do Roof
Fixes & Minor Repairs

Need to replace a missing or damaged shingle? Ridge caps need some attention? How about installing or replacing a vent? Even learn to diagnose a leak. Get started here.

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Easy Fixes And Repairs For Common
Roof Situations >>

Professional Installation

GAF Roof Wizard
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Product Pricing and Where to Buy