To install siding on your house, clear the house's sides of plants and other hardware, attach furring strips around the doors and windows, and weatherproof the sides. Then, install the starter strip at the bottom of the ... More »

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To install metal siding, fix the underlayment to the house; nail down the metal siding sheets, working with one sheet at a time and beginning at the bottom corner of the building; and install the edging guards or corner ... More »

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Installing vinyl siding is primarily a matter of cutting and measuring following by securing windows and doors and then locking the sections of siding into place and nailing them to the surface of the wall, leaving room ... More »

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To choose house siding, consider its water resistance, ease of installation, energy efficiency, appearance and durability. Evaluate the type of weather in your area; if there is a lot of precipitation, choose a type of s... More »

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To install vinyl flooring, remove the furnishings, appliances and doors from the room, and remove the toilet if installing the flooring in a bathroom. Remove the trim moulding around the perimeter of the floor, and remov... More »

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To install metal siding, fix the underlayment to the house; nail down the metal siding sheets, working with one sheet at a time and beginning at the bottom corner of the building; and install the edging guards or corner ... More »

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