Wednesday, December 01, 2010

Wordless Wednesday

SUMMARY: Finally! On to the painting.






























4 comments:

  1. Are you getting a whole new roof? I like your shingles choice. What are they? Do they look like the clay 1/2 pipe ones that you see all over San Jose, but in shingle material?

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  2. Nope, the roof is good except the eaves weren't flashed or sealed well and have been rotting away. They had to remove some shingles to fix the rotting pieces underneath. It's a metal roof, actually. Should last a very long time. It's what was already on my house when I bought it. They only had to replace a few--luckily, they're still manufactured, but the color is slightly different and the edge pieces are slightly larger (you can see that in the 3rd to last photo).

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  3. Wow! You're having a stunning amount of work done!

    Is somebody going to be making sure to seal the rain out of your chimney so you don't relive last winter's waterfall excitement?

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  4. This was actually all done 3 weeks ago. I had them look particularly at the chimney, and they think they identified the problem and sealed it up.

    And as for stunning amount of work--the quantity of photos might be misleading. It was the eaves along the west side of the house and one small section of eaves on the east side.

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