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I live in Canada in a cold climate,I was always told that if you're going to install vapor barrier in your walls,it is best to install it on the inside portion of the walls and allow the outside cavity to breathe as you have to allow moisture and condensation to disperse from the walls.I am currently renovating my home after having major mold mildew and ...
Generally somewhat lower, as you generally get to skip the "scrape" step when the finish needs to be renewed.
I had a terrible problem of water accumulating next to my house on a small concrete slab just outside the garage side door. However, the water turned out to be coming from an A/C + heat pump outside unit which had been placed on another concrete slab on top of the first one. The bottom slab did not have the correct slope (it angles ever so slightly toward ...
Moisture. My painters always allow several days after power-washing, and then check with a two prong moisture meter.
From the looks of the board under the paint, you had bare wood exposed allowing moisture to penetrate. The new paint has sealed the moisture in the wood and has bubbled up in the places where the moisture is trying to escape. The best remedy is to scrape and repaint the siding during a warm dry period so the moisture can come out of the wood and prevent ...
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