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Installing Shingles with Flares – This Old House

A sidewall flare consists of a gradual wave-like roll off the sidewall that creates an aesthetically pleasing design element, and also can help move water slightly away from trim features directly below it.

Where Are Sidewall Flares Located?

It’s typically located at the bottom of the wall, near the foundation just above the water table trim and drip cap. On this 1879 Italianate remodel, the homeowner chose to add the flare detail higher up the wall, where the siding will transition from clapboards to shingles. To celebrate that transition, the homeowner chose to add a flare with crown molding below it.

Steps to Build a Sidewall Flare Pattern

There are a number of ways to create this flare detail, including running horizontal strapping at various depths in order to gradually build out its termination point.

General Contractor Tom Silva developed a different method, which helps take into account flashing details and drainage layers like rain screens. Here is his process:

Create a template for the flare

  • Once he determined the final length and depth of the flare, he cut a curved stud template out of 2x material.
  • The template includes a notch in the back to mount the cleat/stud onto