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04:37PM | 01/03/04
Member Since: 01/02/04
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My house is 40 years old and has batten & board siding. The bottom edge 2" to 4" of the siding in several places, especially on the north and south ends of the house, has began to swell and is noticeably deteriorating and crumbles easily. This damage appears to extend no more than 4" up the siding in the worse areas; the siding above this point appears to be sound. Is there a simple repair other than replacing entire sheets of the siding? How would or can you treat the edge to prevent further deterioration?

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