Learn how to patch a leaky roof for a quick solution to a nasty problem! Use a heat gun and tar paper for a quick fix before making long-term repairs.

How to Temporarily Fix Your Flat Roof with a Heat Gun

Learn how to patch a leaky roof for a quick solution to a nasty problem! Use a heat gun and tar paper for a quick fix before making long-term repairs.

Meg from Green With Decor used our FURNO 750 Heat Gun for a temporary flat roof fix!

What you’ll need:

Step 1

Clean your flat roof.

Step 2

Use the insulation board, and make triangles the size of the joint where your exterior walls and flat roof meet.

Step 3

Cut the tar paper into a triangle that will spread over the insulation board, and place into position.

Step 4

Pick your FURNO 750 attachment.

Learn how to patch a leaky roof for a quick solution to a nasty problem! Use a heat gun and tar paper for a quick fix before making long-term repairs.

Step 5

Turn the FURNO 750 on and let it heat up. Prop it up on top of its case.

Learn how to patch a leaky roof for a quick solution to a nasty problem! Use a heat gun and tar paper for a quick fix before making long-term repairs.

Step 6

Hold the FURNO 750 at an angle to heat the adhesive portion of the tar paper.

Learn how to patch a leaky roof for a quick solution to a nasty problem! Use a heat gun and tar paper for a quick fix before making long-term repairs.

Step 7

Once hot, the adhesive will stick to the caulked edges, the insulation board and the flat roof.

Learn how to patch a leaky roof for a quick solution to a nasty problem! Use a heat gun and tar paper for a quick fix before making long-term repairs.

Step 8

Let your heat gun cool.

Learn how to patch a leaky roof for a quick solution to a nasty problem! Use a heat gun and tar paper for a quick fix before making long-term repairs.

Step 9

Once cool, remove the FURNO 750 attachment.

This sponsored post was created by Green with Decor. For more details on this project, head to Green With Decor’s post: A temporary flat roof fix .

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