Sooner or later every one who does home improvement needs to build a wall, a floor deck, or a roof.
The most common pitched roof material is asphalt shingles, which are suitable for roofs down to a slope of 4 in 12, or 2 in 12 using special procedures prescribed by the manufacturer.
Peeling or cracking paint generally is caused by moisture getting into the board behind the paint and pushing it off from the inside.
Appliances. When shopping for heavy appliance such as stove and refrigerator, ask outlets if they have slightly damaged models in the back of the store.
If you suspect lead-based paint take extraordinary precautions, especially with paint dust, even low levels of lead in children can cause permanent brain damage.
Wear protective clothing and equipment. Wear goggles when working around debris that may fly into your eyes.