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Porch column - replace rotten wood trim pieces with PVC?

Replacing the outer pieces with cove molding with a slight angle to cause them to drain away from the column would be a workable approach. I think the best approach for looks is to use treated lumber. ...
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should I be concerned about this lally column, and should it be replaced?

This much rust damage is a concern. It's enough concern to make fixing this a high priority, take a look at it now, kind of concern. I'd suggest calling a structural engineer to come out to take a ...
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