Fiber Cement Siding & Windows

October 7, 2014

This was the fourth year of replacing our siding and windows.  We’ve been redoing one side per year. The back and sides of our house were board and batten, but the front was masonite lap siding.  Lack of gutter maintenance, combined with not painting the masonite siding led to some Major wood rot.  I deemed [...]

East Siding Finished

August 17, 2013

My rotten summer project is nearly complete.  Today, I finished painting the siding on the east side.   I replaced: Every piece of  the siding 5 Windows 1 Door All of the battens and horizontal trim Fascia Soffit vents I also removed my rotten deck that was simply falling apart.  We’ll eventually have stairs down [...]

East Siding Started

June 2, 2013

The East Siding project has commenced. 10x sheets of 4′ x 9′ siding 20x 12′ x 1.5″ PVC battens 5x 16′ x 6″ LP Trim (All piled onto my 5ft truck-bed) The above is the before picture.  At first glace, it doesn’t look too bad.  That’s because most of the wood rot is covered up [...]