Roofing Tip: Chalk Lines

Posted by Chaya Kurtz | G+ | Aug 07, 2012

A chalk line reel is handy when installing roofing. Rainer SXC Schmidt/sxc.huThis tip comes from the fabulous blog One Project Closer, who photographed the Baltimore-area roofing company EC Roofing on the job to learn the tricks of the trade.

When installing hip shingles on a roof, snap chalk lines and line up shingles along the chalk lines. This ensures that the shingles will be straight.

blog comments powered by Disqus