plumbing vent flashing

A common cause of roof leaks: failed plumbing vent flashings

Check out the photo below.  Do you see the problem? The white pipe sticking up out of the roof is a plumbing vent. The rubber boot at the base of...
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Chewed Up Plumbing Vent Flashing

One of the most common type of plumbing vent caps in Minnesota is a two-piece frost-resistant plumbing vent cap, which has a piece of lead that can be bent to fit over...
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An easy fix for split boots at plumbing vent flashings

I recently came across a plumbing vent flashing repair device that looked like a cross between a two-piece plumbing vent cap and Darth Vader's helmet.
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Damaged Plumbing Vent Caps = Easy Repair

Squirrels seem to love destroying plumbing vent caps. Specifically, they chew holes in the lead portion of two-piece frost-resistant plumbing vent caps.
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