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  1. Fill Screw holes in siding

    General DIY Discussions
    So our pest control company did a shoddy job the first time blocking the underside of our house. Now they've removed that wire mesh and put up new wire mesh. However this left dozens of unsealed screw holes in our vinyl siding. As new homeowners we have no idea how to best repair/seal these...
  2. shed wall upgrade

    Building & Construction
    I have an existing shed on my property that I would like to convert to a studio space. My first concern is that the original builder installed the siding directly onto the wall studs, without any felt/tyvek, sheathing or flashing. The interior walls have drywall installed already on them. Is...
  3. Prep, repair cedar siding before restaining

    My first post. I will try to keep this short and succinct. I had insect damage to a portion of my western red cedar clapboard siding and began repairs by replacing the old with new siding on that section (after dealing with the pests first which is another discussion). I knew nothing about...