Bend Dry Rot Repair2020-08-25T08:37:31-07:00

Bend Dry Rot Repair

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Dry Rot Repair Solutions Bend, Oregon

Skilled Carpenters Specializing In Professional Dry Rot Repairs

SFW Construction is a local contractor committed to serving the Bend area with the best dry rot repair work possible. Starting from our first interaction until we leave the job site, we provide a high level of communication and excitement to your job. As an organization, we work with our crews to provide them with everything they need to complete your project efficiently and professionally. From problem-solving techniques through a rigorous training process,  SFW crew members learn the highest industry standard practices paired with our core values, repair guidelines, and techniques.

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3-Step Dry Rot Removal Process

Find The Root Cause

Perform A Targeted Repair

Seal The Exterior

The SFW Construction team is experienced and knowledgeable. We specialize in resolving all your dry rot issues and eliminating your problem from the source. With our targeted repair process we can restore your home’s structural integrity to its pristine condition and provide you with a long-lasting solution. SFW Construction understands the skill, care, and work needed to inspect, locate, and effectively remove and remediate moisture along with making the necessary repairs caused by dry rot. If you do not want the structural support of your property at risk, give our professionals a call we would be glad to help.

Professional Dry Rot Repair Experts

Being a homeowner can be challenging, especially when unexpected problems arise where you need a contractor. If you have not hired a contractor recently, the search can feel time-consuming and daunting. However, before you hire just any contractor or handyman, we recommend doing some research to understand your problem, what the solution entails, and how to pick the right contractor. Picking the right contractor will be well worth all the effort you choose to put into the search as it could save you from having to re-do the project in the future

“Project started with SFW painting the outside of my house and garage. 40+ years since the house had any paint. SFW took care of some repairs before the paint team could begin. The carpenter team and pre-paint prep teams were wonderful. Everyone was thorough and professional about containing and cleaning up the old lead house paint. The finished repairs and the new paint job looks spectacular.”

∼ Courtney S. • Google – (04/2022)

“The crew showed up daily, on time, and eager to work. Ensuring my project’s scope was completed correctly was priority #1. I appreciated the friendly and efficient work of the crew and the receptive manner of the office staff to any questions. Outstanding attention to detail, constantly and consistently showing up on time, with a great “can do” attitude. In addition, your financing assistance.”

∼ Christopher K. • Guild Quality – (04/2022)

“We asked SFW Construction to repair dry rot and replace railings on our deck. We are delighted with their work – starting with the team supervisor and crew. They were always on time every morning, very clear and respectful in communicating updates, and maintained/cleaned up the worksite well. The results (the deck support and railings) look terrific! We would certainly use them again. Thank you, SFW Construction. ”

∼ Eugene E. • Google – (02/2022)

Common Signs Of Dry Rot

Dry rot, also known as wood rot, is a serious problem that can threaten the structural integrity of your home by eating away and deteriorating the wood. While discovering dry rot you may also notice the discoloration of wood surfaces, a dank mildew smell, or areas in your floor that “give” when you walk upon it are all common indications of dry rot in your home.

Dry rot occurs in areas that are subject to excessive moisture including, but not limited to:

  • Areas of your kitchen and bathroom
  • Deck floorboards, ledger, and posts
  • Floor covering, subfloor, and joists
  • Framing around windows and doors
  • Inside posts, beams, joists, and sills
  • Roof shingles, gutters, soffit, and fascia
  • Walls, baseboards, stiles, and rails

Professional Contractor With The Ability To Address Any Structural Problems

Dry rot is a wood fungus extremely destructive to healthy wood. Our cherished Pacific Northwest homes and structures succumb to the environment we live in, wet and green. If your house was not prepared for wet weather, you could be standing on top of dry rot and not know it. Detecting and removing wood infected with dry rot is critical because your home’s wooden structure is at high risk when deteriorated by dry rot fungus. It typically takes hold in wood that is moist or wet and can occur in many places of your home. Usually, wood rot starts from the inside out, becoming a problem if not taken care of before it spreads, leaving you in a structure unsafe and needing repair.

Full-Service Exterior Solutions Contractor For All Your Repair Needs

Because dry rot is so pervasive and tricky to deal with, it is highly recommended to have a professional address the situation. If you don’t locate and remove all of the dry rot fungi it will continue to eat away at the structure of your home. Don’t let extensive and costly repairs creep up on you; if you have a current leak, had a leak, overflow problem; you could have moisture issues, mold, mildew, and or dry rot. It’s better not to question whether or not it is okay and to take steps to investigate the dry rot problem yourself or give SFW Construction in Bend a call to provide you with the best solution. Our goal is to assist you in restoring your investment, property, and structural integrity.

Bend Dry Rot Blog

Repairing Rotted Wood Around A Window

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4 MIN READ

Windows are an essential component of the house you live in. As intermediaries between the outside and inside of your home, windows are especially vulnerable to large amounts of moisture. Any water damage around a window indicates that the frame is not functioning correctly or that water from the outside of the home is leaking inside—which will eventually cause the wood around your window frame to rot.

Wood Decay

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3 MIN READ

Wood decay can be a big problem for both new and experienced homeowners but particularly plagues those of us who live in the often damp Pacific Northwest. Despite its colloquial name, dry rot is most often caused by communities of fungi growing in wood with high moisture saturation.

Repairing Rotted Wood Around Your Garage

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4 MIN READ

The garage feels like a distinctly American component of the modern home. It’s a place you can park your car, store your extra stuff, do the laundry, or even convert into a shop or casual hang-out space. However you use it, the garage is also the unique part of your home that marks the transition between the outside world and the inner sanctity of your dwelling, which makes it especially susceptible to garage rot – areas where wood surfaces and structures are rotting.