What is the best exterior wood?

Answer On One Hand: Choose the Strongest WoodOutdoor construction requires dense-grained wood that is impervious to water, UV radiation and air, is salt tolerant and resistant to mildew. White and red oak... Read More »

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What is the best product for exterior wood patching - particularly wood siding prior to painting?

Auto Bondo. They also started making a bondo for wood but I've always had really good luck with the auto bondo, it dries in a few minutes and is easy to sand.. If the wood has started to rot though... Read More »

How to Remove Stains Off of Exterior Wood?

Exterior wood on houses and decks encounter weathering from the elements of sun and rain. Nearby trees and shrubs can leave green stains on exterior wood from sap, leaves and dripping marks. Items ... Read More »

How do I repair a gap in exterior wood trim?

Clean the Area Around the GapScrape the area around the gap in the exterior trim with a metal paint scraper. Sand the scraped area smooth with 100-grit sandpaper. Wipe sanding dust from the area wi... Read More »

How to Stain Exterior Wood Siding?

You must properly seal exterior wood siding on a home with a wood stain so that water cannot seep into the wood because it would eventually cause the wood to rot. The only way to fix rotted wood si... Read More »