How to seal the roof properly
SEAL AROUND FLASHINGS:
Shingles are precision cut around vents, flashings, valleys and side edges of roof. Extra cement can be used over the flashings within 3″ in the side of the shingles.
Ridge cap shingles
Ridge cap shingles are applied beginning in the finish in the stylish or perhaps the ridge opposite the direction in the prevailing winds. 4 nails per ridge cap shingle are employed, 2 on the sides, 1″ within the edge so succeeding shingles hide nail heads.
You’ll find 2 kinds of ridge cap shingles, namely, regular and profile ridge cap shingles.
– REGULAR RIDGE CAP:
Includes single layer cut-up strip shingles.
– Much Spoken About RIDGE CAP:
Available, double layered shingles that guarantees multi-layer protection within the finest stress parts of the roof (the edges and side-rails). Highlights natural great factor regarding your brand-new shingle roof delivering the design of thick wood shakes.
Fastening and Clean-up