Replace Your Roof's Flashing In 5 Simple Steps
Flashing is required around any metal pipe that sticks through your roof. It acts like a collar that will prevent leaks from forming between the shingles of the pipe itself. Unfortunately, the flashing is prone to leaking over time, and it will need replacement when it does. Replacing the flashing is a job that you can do on your own in 6 simple steps. 1. Removing Surrounding Shingles Use a pry bar to loosen all of the shingles that surround the pipe.