Should we call contractor?

deee_gwMay 30, 2013

Last September we had new windows and new cypress clapboards put on one side of our house. Five boards have split, a few pretty significantly. Is this considered normal "wear and tear" or should we call the contractor and expect him to repair or replace them?

This post was edited by deee on Thu, May 30, 13 at 19:50

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Call him to come out and look at the problem. If he used good boards and they were painted properly I wouldn't expect them to split "significantly"

    Bookmark   May 30, 2013 at 9:49PM
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Also we may be able to give you a better opinion if you were to post pictures as this may help us determine what happened

    Bookmark   May 31, 2013 at 8:10AM
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Windows on Washington Ltd

+1 on pictures as well.

    Bookmark   June 12, 2013 at 11:01AM
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