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In this detailed video, CertainTeed expert Ben DeGraaf first shows how to properly fit a Presidio® metal ridge cap for optimum wind and rain...

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Installing metal tiles over and around pipe vents can be tricky. In this clip, CertainTeed expert Ben DeGraaf explains how to cut and fasten Presidio...

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One of the most important roof areas to ensure water protection is the rake edge. In this episode, CertainTeed expert, Ben DeGraaf, gives a detailed...

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Working with valleys requires precision placement of materials between one roof section to another to prevent water backup or gaps in wind protection...

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One of the unique features of Presidio® metal roofing is its walkability, making installation easier than you might expect. By staying conscious of...

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Balanced ventilation is critical to a home’s safety inside and out. In this video, Jay Butch from CertainTeed Roofing provides homeowners with a “how...

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This technical video outlines every detail of preparing for and safely installing CertainTeed’s unique Apollo® II solar roofing system on a shingle...

Articles

Thinking about installing a fence?  Before you buy or begin the installation process, keep in mind the following to help ensure your installation...

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If you’re thinking about installing a fence, you’ll need to decide on the type of fence. Whether you want to add a decorative landscape accent,...

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Cold and damp weather conditions can contribute to joint compound bond failure, delayed shrinkage, beading, nail popping, joint shadowing and board...

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Joint ridging, also called beading, is a uniform, fine line deformation occurring at gypsum board joints. It is usually caused by compression of the...

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The protrusion of screw or nail heads above the gypsum panel surface is caused by one or moreof the following: Lumber shrinkage occurring after...

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Job site handling and storage of building materials is essential to reducing the potential for mold growth. Store building materials in areas that...

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When gypsum board is exposed to elevated levels of moisture, an assessment of the potential damage to the gypsum board must be made as to whether...

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Understanding the Six Finish Levels for Drywall, Glass Mat and Gypsum Panels The recommended levels of finish are as follows, as stated in the Gypsum...

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Most homeowners spend countless hours selecting home entertainment systems that carefully replicate the movie theater experience. And, while the...