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Old 12-25-2018, 12:41 PM   #81
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We used extra nails and adhesive in this high wind area of Oxford for the same reason as for the steep pitches - keep the shingles from blowing the eff off the roof.
What's the adhesive? Extra nailing is required once you get the mansards styles
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The steeper the roofer the longer it will last period. Handles snow, wind and rain better the steeper it is thus lasting a longer.

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The steeper the roofer the longer it will last period. Handles snow, wind and rain better the steeper it is thus lasting a longer.

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