Armed with this knowledge, I approached the landlord again, this time dealing directly with her son. He seemed to be at a loss as to what to do. I mentioned that I had an able-bodied son who'd done all types of construction work and was willing to do the work as economically as possible. He agreed with the plan and we proceeded to attempt to fix the roof after buying various tools and paints which we found we could order directly online.
First Things First