Roofing & Insulation
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Keeping a house weatherproof and in good condition is an ongoing task. Under constant attack from a combination of heat, cold, wind and rain, it is vital that the right protection is in place to keep the elements at bay. This book gives guidance on a wide range of roofing and weatherproofing jobs, as well as home insulation â€“ all important in keeping problems, and bill, to a minimum.
Topics covered include: roofing jobs â€“ replacing tiles, slates and repairing flashings; repairing chimney stacks, woodwork, gutters and downpipes; weatherproofing jobs â€“ replacing putty, sealing window frames and repairing brickwork; insulating jobs â€“ roof, loft and wall insulation, draughtproofing, and finally double glazing & soundproofing.