Vinyl Siding and Roof for a shed

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Old 08-16-06, 10:01 PM
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Vinyl Siding and Roof for a shed

I'm building a shed and want to know if I should use underlayment for the vinyl siding(tyvek) and roof(roofing paper). The wall sheathing is 7/16 OSB and the roof sheathing is 1/2" plywood. For the walls, can I install the vinyl siding directly over the OSB? And for the roof, can I install asphalt shingles directly over the Plywood? Again it's for a shed so I don't need to go crazy, but I do want it to last!
 
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Old 08-16-06, 10:16 PM
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Cost wise Id for sure cover the osb with just 15lb felt . Like we did years back then the vinyl.
Same thing on the roof the 15 Lb felt there. Is like a back up for the shingles.

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Old 08-17-06, 05:06 AM
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I agree with Ed. Since it's a shed, use 15# felt, even under the siding.
 
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