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A soffit is a piece of material that is typically fitted between the wall of a building and the overhang of the roof. It both protects the roofing system and improves the appearance of the underside. Soffits are also use... More »

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To install fascia and soffit on roof eaves, first develop a plan for safely accessing the roof eaves, renting scaffolding if necessary, then mark a straight line on the side of the structure, preparing it for a channel t... More »

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A local roofing contractor that specializes in specific soffit repairs can be found online from websites like homeadvisor.com. The soffit of a roof is especially susceptible to damage caused by water and is an easy job t... More »

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A soffit protects the exposed overhang area on a home's eaves to keep weather elements and pests out of the area. It prevents infestations in the attic and damage to the rafters. The soffit also serves an aesthetic purpo... More »

To install single-ply roofing membrane, such as ethylene propylene diene monomer, or EPDM, prepare the surface of the roof, and mark the wall and roof to indicate the boundary of the roofing material. Lay the material fl... More »

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To install fascia and soffit on roof eaves, first develop a plan for safely accessing the roof eaves, renting scaffolding if necessary, then mark a straight line on the side of the structure, preparing it for a channel t... More »

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To get the most effective attic ventilation, it's best to choose different types of roof vents that work well together, such as the soffit vent, the ridge line vent and the gable vent. Add an attic floor or gable fan and... More »

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