Painting cedar-shingle siding can be tricky – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Painting cedar-shingle siding can be tricky
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Dear Jerry: I had my 1965-built cedar-shingle house painted last summer. (I've only lived in the house for 11 years). Within a couple of months the east side of the house started to bubble. The painting contractor said that happens sometimes and the

Make sure to have someone check contractor’s work – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Make sure to have someone check contractor's work
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Dear Jerry: I read your article on attic venting (Democrat and Chronicle, July 1, 2017), and felt compelled to share our story. First a little background info: The house (built in 1993) has a full hip roof with combined box and insufficient/poorly