Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Applying roofing cement to gap between metal flashing and chimney.

How to Find — and Repair — Chimney Roof Leaks

Watch this video for tips on how to find and repair roof leaks around fireplace chimneys, which are usually caused by gaps and cracks between the chimney and flashing.

Tackling Chores You Can’t Ignore

Young families like Chuck and Allison Kelley's have plenty of things vying for their time, energy and money; so we helped them catch up on some chores that shouldn't be ignored.
Danny Lipford applies mortar to the chimney crown.

How to Install a Chimney Cap

Installing a chimney cap can help to prevent mold, mildew and moisture from damaging your home, while the mesh cage reduces fire hazards and keeps birds, squirrels and other animals out of the chimney.
Bending back asphalt roof shingle until it breaks.

When and How to Replace an Asphalt Shingle Roof

Asphalt shingle roofs are both inexpensive and durable, but they become brittle over time and will need to be replaced. Watch this video to see how to know if it's time to replace the roof on your home .
Replacing drip edge eave strip.

How to Replace Metal Drip Edge Eave Strips

Find out how to remove and replace rusty drip edge eave strips on your roof with low maintenance vinyl coated aluminum strips that never needs painting. Watch this video to see how.
Water from roof leak running down rafter in attic.

Tips for Locating Hard to Find Roof Leaks

Watch this video for tips on how to find the source of hard to find roof leaks by inspecting the roof rafters and decking from inside your attic.
Leaking roof flashing around a chimney full of leaves

How to Repair Leaking Chimney Roof Flashing

Roof flashing around chimneys can pull away from the brick, allowing rainwater to leak inside the house. Watch this video to find out how to repair leaking chimney flashing.
Nailing asphalt roof shingle

How to Nail Asphalt Roof Shingles to Resist Wind Damage

Watch this video for some tips on how to install asphalt shingles on your home to reduce the roof damage caused by high winds from hurricanes, tornados, and other storms.

Replacing a Roof Shingle

It’s best to replace a damaged asphalt shingle when the weather is warm, so the shingles around it won’t break when lifted. Watch this video to find out how to replace a damaged asphalt roof shingle on your home.