How To Tarp A Roof. Positions several 12 pieces of lumber on the tarp running vertically down the slope of the roof. Secure open roofs with the use of tarps.
The tarp should be weighed down with 2-by-4-inch wooden boards before you secure it to your roof. Well call this the anchor board. 1000 x 675 jpeg.
The tarp should be weighed down with 2-by-4-inch wooden boards before you secure it to your roof.
This will prevent water and debris from entering the damaged area. To begin securing the tarp screw through the rolled 2 x 4 boards with your screw gun. Screw the roll side down either at the edge of the roof or to the fascia with a few screws Pulling the tarp tight around the edges apply 13 strapping with deck screws every 8 to 12 making sure you have one within 2 to 3 of each edge. Secure the tarps remaining sides with additional 2 x 4 boards using your screw gun and screws.