September 2004 Table of Contents

Backdoor: Coastal Storms Backdoor: Coastal Storms

Coastal storms are bad, but be thankful you aren't living on Jupiter Read more

Breakline: Blowing Up the House Breakline: Blowing Up the House

Blowing Up the House - Beach renourishment - NOAA Alerts Read more

Design: Detailing the Shingle Style Design: Detailing the Shingle Style

Detailing the Shingle Style Read more

High-Wind Asphalt Roofing High-Wind Asphalt Roofing

For a long-lasting roof on the coast, be meticulous, use wind rated shingles, and keep plenty of peel-and-stick-tape on hand. Read more

Piling it On Piling it On

Storm surge can exert pressures against pilings in the hundreds or even thousands of pounds per square foot. Post-storm analysis may result in new design standards for oceanfront homes. Read more

Products Products

Foundation Flood Vents - PVC vs Composite WoodTrim - All Hands on Deck - Sun Blockers Read more

Survival of the Fittest Survival of the Fittest

Interview: Eric Borden of ESB Contracting Read more

Soundings Soundings

Caulkless Siding - Steel Framing on the Coast - Edge Detail for BUR Read more

Weather­Tight Exteriors Weather­Tight Exteriors

Keeping Moisture Out of Oceanfront Homes Read more

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