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Mknmike (Mknmike)
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Username: Mknmike

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Registered: 03-2022
Posted on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 - 09:48 am:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I purchased a home with asbestos tiles over wood shake. The northern side has a significant amount of moss on it that Iíd like to remove.

A week or so ago I started into a small section while I had the pressure washer out, and believe I saw latex come off with the moss and dirt. I should have known it would turn near-white, but am disappointed with the color. Iíd prefer a dark color that makes it look more like slate. Iíve seen some older pictures of the home where the tiles look near black.

I love that this site seems to show the work of some real masters of restoration. I love my slate roofer Doug OíConnell of Lancaster Slate, but heís too busy to get him to do everything.

So Iím looking to see if thereís DIY work I might be able to handle to preserve the look and longevity of my asbestos roof.

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