How can I tell if my siding is bad?
Appearance of fungus, obvious separation of seams, caulking failure, swelling, delaminating, boards that no longer lay flat against your house, paint failure, moisture on the inside of your house, all could be signs of siding failure.
Can I side over my defective Panel Siding?
Siding over defective composite Panel Siding is definitely not recommended and should be replaced with new sheathing.
How do I know if my home has dry rot?
It can be difficult to tell if your home has dry rot without removing the siding first; then we can tell how extensive the damage is and repair it. In extreme cases you may see signs of excessive moisture on the surface of your siding or moisture on the inside of your house.
How expensive is it to fix dry rot?
Dry-rot repairs can be as little as $50 and as much as several thousand dollars. The average repair is $200 to $500. Approximately one out of eight homes have dry rot.