Paint LP Siding
A homeowner wants to repaint his house. It is sided with LP siding and he has head about all the lawsuits. Now what?
- Pressure wash in a downward stream. Try not to inject water up behind the siding.
- Use mildew retardant solution if necessary. Rinse and let dry thoroughly.
- Caulk any exposed face nail patterns with Dap Dynaflex 230 caulking.
- Caulk around windows and doors.
- Replace boards that ends are swollen larger than 5/8", have mushrooms growing out of the end grain, or rotten enough to poke a hole in with a key.
Prime siding with 501601x First Coat Exterior Latex Primer Sealer.
Best: 522501x Ultimate Exterior
Better: 510101x AC-909 Exterior Satin
Good: 52110xx AC-911 Exterior Flat