How to Use a Hammer

This may seem intuitive, but many Do-It-Yourself enthusiasts and some construction professionals use hammers incorrectly which can damage your tools or result in injury. Taking care to use your hammer properly will ensure that it lasts longer and that your work doesn’t damage the wood or nails.

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Does Reshingling Damage Roof Sheathing?

Recently, one of our clients had to replace their shingles for a third time after another severe hailstorm. Concerned that the repeated re-shingling had damaged their OSB roof sheathing, we forwarded the query to the APA (The Engineered Wood Association) for comment. Find out what they had to say!

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Why Eaves are a Necessary Design Feature

Roofing eaves do an important job in keeping water away from wall and window systems. The rise of modernism in architectural design has started a fashion where these are omitted to achieve a cleaner line on the outside of the building. However, eaves perform a vital role in protecting the home from moisture.

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