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by Bruce71913
Wed May 27, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: Manufactured Home Repair & Renovation
Topic: Removing and covering over window
Replies: 1
Views: 36

Re: Removing and covering over window

I assume the home is metal (alum) siding. Most patterns are still available at mobile home parts dealers. Take the window out, frame it in, then cover with new siding. That said, why don't you just remove the window, scrap the old putty off, re-putty with new, re-attach. Then add an window awning. Y...
by Bruce71913
Sat May 23, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: Manufactured Home Repair & Renovation
Topic: Truss Roof Over Factory Metal Roof
Replies: 1
Views: 36

Re: Truss Roof Over Factory Metal Roof

P.S. I forgot to mention that I am trying to avoid sheeting the roof with plywood. This is what prompts my sweat question.
by Bruce71913
Mon May 11, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: Manufactured Home Repair & Renovation
Topic: New Metal Roof Over Old Metal Roof.
Replies: 0
Views: 41

New Metal Roof Over Old Metal Roof.

I have a 1981, 14’ x 51’ single wide trailer, with a slight arched metal roof. I want to build a self-supporting metal-roof-paneled pitched roof over the top of the existing roof. My question #1. Will it condensate on the inside and cause problems (like rust, mold, mildew) between the existing roof ...
by Bruce71913
Tue May 05, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Manufactured Home Repair & Renovation
Topic: Truss Roof Over Factory Metal Roof
Replies: 1
Views: 36

Truss Roof Over Factory Metal Roof

I live in Arkansas, cold winters, hot humid summers. I want to put a metal roof on my 14' x 51' home using a truss system. I currently have a slightly arched metal roof that has a small leak at one one the seams that I plugged with solar-seal (whatever it's called). I am tired of resealing the roof ...