roofing upgrade

Old 09-12-02, 12:12 PM
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roofing upgrade

i would like to know how i should tackle this problem? we own a moblie home and i would like to redo the existing roof which is a metal roof with a membrain coating.. what i would like to do is simply lay down plywood then tar paper with shingles. is this the best way to do this type of project or should the entire roof be rmoved to do this job.. please help thank you
Old 09-12-02, 09:51 PM
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A metal roof is very light. A comp roof is very heavy. You mobile home was engineered to support a light roof, not a heavy roof. There are reroof systems out there that you would be able to have installed by a contractor, but they are not a DIY project.
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