How To Paint Fascia Boards Above A Conservatory. 6 metres wide and 3 metres deep. I need some repair work carried out to my timber fascia boards on two side of my property.
The house is detached with very tight access around the sides of the building. The soffit board is attached to the bottom of the fascia board and is often ventilated to allow air to flow through the. Origionally and still the best for this type of job.
Boards come away at join on gable end of roof after storms just need nailing back down please.
If your boarding is painted, make sure you’re using an exterior paint that is designed to resist cracking and peeling. First, i'd wash the existing paint with tsp to get the chalk off it. The soffit board is the main element people see from street level.
Scaffold is the correct way but if you are set on using a board and short ladder, as said secure the board to the wall and screw a good sized batten across the board for the ladder to foot against.
Most people don't know this, but paint chalks to self clean. Improperly installed soffits and fascias, or ones that are old and worn out, must be replaced to protect the integrity of your roof. Discussion in ' painters' talk ' started by walsie, nov 10, 2011.
Likewise the roofing felt should be inspected for any sign of damage and replaced accordingly.
This is a job which will have to be repeated. Cheltenham • member since 29 oct 2008 • 34 jobs, 100% positive feedback. These exteriors can be marked and stained from rain damage, such as blocked or unclipped guttering that causes drips or overspills, leaving sediment on.
Then give them a good rub down, dust off and then, depending on what you are going to paint them with, prime if required, and then undercoat and topcoat or dust off and stain with woodstain.
Any windows you could lean out of.? The paint will act as a further barrier between the wood and moisture in the air. Angela depending on how bad the soffit is generally a good painter could fill sa
nd down undercoat and re/gloss unless boards needed replaced which joiner could do that for u on this site.
Common problems with fascias and soffits.
Boards come away at join on gable end of roof after storms just need nailing back down please. Do the same with your bargeboards. The soffit board is attached to the bottom of the fascia board and is often ventilated to allow air to flow through the.