These days homes are made up a variety of different materials. Wood is a popular material used when building homes because traditionally it is strong, durable, and flexible.
However, wood can be susceptible to dry rot over time. Wood rot is caused by a fungus that feeds on wood. Eventually the wood starts to break down and becomes brittle and cracked.
There are a few common areas of your home that tend to be vulnerable to dry rot including:
It is important to contact an experienced dry rot contractor at the first sign of damage. If dry rot goes untreated it can lead to serious structural problems.
Signs of dry rot include:
•Cracked or peeling paint
Jaggar Construction LLC offers wood rot repair services across the Longview, TX area. Contact our experienced remodeling contractor today to schedule an appointment!