Three Roofing Tips

A roofing pro talks beauty strips, step flashing and starter shingles.

In this video, Jerry Fristoe of Integrity Roofing and Painting shares three roofing tips that he has learned over his years in the business. The tips include a better way to install a shingled “beauty strip” using a bead of sealant (more on that below) on top of the flashing. For more roofing tips, watch the video above.

Integrity Roofing and Painting

Jerry Fristoe started roofing in 1983 for a roofing company in Houston, Texas. In 1990 he started Integrity Roofing and Painting, named after Jerry’s personal belief in the importance of uncompromised integrity. Jerry himself is still learning the business of the construction world and wants to share videos that share the knowledge he has gained over the years. He hopes to help people learn and grow professionally.

Caulking around roof vents and shingles | Construction Pro Tips
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Best caulk for roofs

Choose solvent-based sealants, Any caulk that lives on a roof is going to get hammered by the elements. It needs to be able to survive extreme exposure to sunlight and temperature variations yet remain flexible. These two recommended products can actually be applied on wet surfaces!

Solvent: Lexel, Through the Roof

For more information on sealants and caulks, click here.

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