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Posted by Bruce M on February 2nd, 1998 11:50 PM
In reply to Asphalt shingle layers, drip edge by Mike S on February 2nd, 1998 12:40 PM [Go to top of thread]

Hi Mike:

Hate to tell you this, but 2 layers is all the building code will normally allow you to have on your roof at a time. If the top shingles are brittle and curling....well....time for a tear-off. Sorry, but you really don't have much choice.

You are right, roofing felt, starter course and first shingle course......all should progressively overlap the drip molding by about 1/4" for each course.

Best wishes

Bruce M

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