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"We just rebuilt yankee gutters on a house near Cleveland, Ohio. House is about 120 y…"

Dennis M. Crookshanks replied Aug 21, 2012 to Yankee Gutters - yay or nay???

3 Aug 22, 2012
Reply by Casey Towne

"Replace the tin with copper. It will last longer and not need painting. You will nee…"

Dennis M. Crookshanks replied Apr 18, 2012 to balcony repair

3 Apr 20, 2012
Reply by k hamin

"Besides the insulation and ventilation, you need to keep warm air from the interior…"

Dennis M. Crookshanks replied Jan 24, 2012 to How do you deal with ice dams in your gutters?

20 Aug 21, 2012
Reply by Casey Towne

"Hi Ken,  Yes, de-icing cables are ugly. I use them as a last resort. A local roofing…"

Dennis M. Crookshanks replied Jan 20, 2012 to How do you deal with ice dams in your gutters?

20 Aug 21, 2012
Reply by Casey Towne

"If there was any possibility of ice damming, the roofers should have installed ice a…"

Dennis M. Crookshanks replied Jan 20, 2012 to How do you deal with ice dams in your gutters?

20 Aug 21, 2012
Reply by Casey Towne

"It depends on the house and roof. Air sealing the attic space and ventilation can re…"

Dennis M. Crookshanks replied Jan 20, 2012 to How do you deal with ice dams in your gutters?

20 Aug 21, 2012
Reply by Casey Towne

"Thanks for the replies. The wife was able to find the base, after a lot of searching…"

Dennis M. Crookshanks replied Jan 17, 2012 to Matching semi-flush mount kitchen light

3 Jan 17, 2012
Reply by Dennis M. Crookshanks

"Whoa there! Half round gutter hangers are never supposed to be nailed through the r…"

Dennis M. Crookshanks replied Dec 21, 2011 to Rainhandler

7 Dec 23, 2011
Reply by Bill Hendrickson

"US Heritage might be able to help. Or google John Speiwak."

Dennis M. Crookshanks replied Jan 2, 2011 to Lime Mortor

5 Jul 17, 2011
Reply by Richard Himmel

"Yes, but it is not a good idea.   The crew doesn't really want to be there. The shin…"

Dennis M. Crookshanks replied Dec 14, 2010 to season for roof replacement (complete tear off required)

10 Dec 29, 2010
Reply by John K.

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