Dry Rot Treatment Inside Your Home

Dry rot can enter the interior of your home in several ways.  The most common entry points for dry rot into your home are under siding, leaking windows and doors, or defective roofing.  How does dry rot begin in these areas?  It could be the result of improper material installment or simply the slow degradation of time.  Your windows may be improperly flashed or your siding may have been damaged by the elements, and all roofs will eventually leak.  In some cases the dry rot occurs in areas that are not even in contact with the exterior of your home.  Leaky pipes, faulty caulking around plumbing fixtures, and damp crawl spaces can lead to dry rot damage.  The trickiest thing about dry rot treatment is that all of this can be happening without your knowledge. SFW Construction is the Northwest leader in dry rot repairs.

So what can be done about these discoveries and how do you go about fixing these potential problem areas?  SFW Construction LLC has answers.  These issues are often discovered during remodel projects of some kind.  Fortunately, SFW Construction specializes in interior and exterior remodeling. Our first mission, upon inspecting the area, is to assess the structural damage caused by the dry rot and discover the entry point for moisture that is causing the problem. We customize the best dry rot repair solution to solve your situation. After identifying areas affected by dry rot SFW Construction will take steps to remediate the rot. First we prepare the area to be repaired by erecting temporary dust and debris protection and support structural framing with temporary shoring. Next we remove ALL framing members and components with dry rot and treat those areas, cut edges, and cut ends with Copper Naphthenate. After we reconstruct and repair the area SFW Construction will identify the source problem that led to the initial rot and take the appropriate steps to ensure this issue doesn’t reoccur. We do it right the first time to save you money and protect your home.

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