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Old 05-09-19, 09:50 PM
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How do i seal the eaves so you wont see the old shingles
 
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Old 05-09-19, 10:49 PM
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Why are you leaving the old shingles on? Best practice is to remove them first.
 
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Old 05-10-19, 03:16 AM
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If the shingles are curled up where the new shingles won't lay flat - they old definitely should have been removed, otherwise it shouldn't show too much although close inspection will always reveal 2 layers of shingles.
 
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Old 05-10-19, 05:59 AM
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As already said, the only way to not see the old shingles is to remove them. The old shingles will be visible along the entire edge of the roof.
 
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Old 05-10-19, 06:29 AM
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Now days manyt communities require shingle removal. Two or more layers no longer allowed.
 
 

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