replacing sheathing

leslie_gardenerJune 19, 2012

I have diagonal shiplap sheathing on my house.

I have some serious rot from the sill up to about 30 inches.

I am thinking of removing a strip about 30 inches by 25 to 30 feet long and replacing it with plywood.

Will this mix impact the integrity of the house at all?

Thank you

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millworkman

There is nothing wrong about doing that, just make certain that you use the same thickness and that you fix the p water intrusion problem so that it does not happen again.

    Bookmark   June 19, 2012 at 8:52AM
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