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Frequent exposure to the elements makes the exterior trim of your home extremely vulnerable to water damage and rot. If during a regular inspection of the trim you spy even a trace of rot, replace the entire board. After cutting the wood trim to size, prime all sides of the new trim and and secure it to the exterior with galvanized nails. Finally, apply two coats of exterior paint to help weatherproof the wood while giving your curb appeal a boost.
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