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Tag: Weyerhaeuser

LP, Maisonite, T1-11, or Weyerhaeuser Siding on Your Home – Should You Paint it Or Replace it?

I get called almost daily to help people deal with failing exteriors problems in our area. The main problems we see with siding is typically related to LP Siding, Weyhauser Siding, T1-11 siding and Maisonite siding. These materials are all made of chip board and laminated together. That means your siding material is only as good as the glue that binds the wood chips.

Over time during the heating cooling and wet seasons the boards can start to de laminate causing your homes exterior to fall a part. This usually takes 12 or more years to occur and maintenance can play a roll in this failure.

If you look at the siding on your home you may notice it starting to crumble on the edges or starting to absorb water.

The simple truth is that once this starts to happen your problems will most likely start to compound. The failing … Read More