Everett Dry Rot Repair

SFW Construction Specializes in Dry Rot Repair

SFW Construction provides 15 years of expert experience for your Everett dry rot repair.

Located on the shores of the beautiful Puget Sound in the lush Pacific Northwest, Everett is a wonderful place to live. However, alongside the plentitude of natural beauty, Everett homeowners must also contend with various household problems caused by a rainforest-like climate. Topping the list is wood rot, a condition of decay in the wood structures of your Everett home that is caused by a fungus. While dry rot promotes problems for homeowners, it can be treated effectively.

SFW Construction LLC is a professional Everett dry rot repair company that has served Everett homeowners for over a decade. Call us today for a free consultation on removing dry rot from your Everett home!

“They paid careful attention to preparing the work site so it would affect as little of the rest of the house as possible. The workers were all extremely prompt and polite. The finished product has exceeded our expectations.”

Julie Bosket, Tualatin, Oregon

“Great experience!!! Steve and his crew were professional, available and completed the job timely. I love the outcome and confidently refer him to everyone else.”

Misty C, Tigard, Oregon

“I would recommend Steve Wade to everyone. From start to finish, he will not only perform beyond your expectation but he will be a reliable guide through what can be complicated repairs/remodels to your home. Here is what you can expect: 1) He will help you make a detailed plan and if you are not sure about what you want, he will help by providing options 2) He will give you a detailed estimate that will include material and labor costs and he will be 100% accurate 3) He will show up on time, work incredibly efficiently and complete your project on time 4) He will maintain a level of professionalism that will give you peace of mind 5) The finished product will meet/exceed your expectation”

Linda H, Eugene, Oregon

“The end result was flawless. I was extremely impressed with the attention to detail and the quality of work completed. I could not have asked for a better job! As a result, I recommended SFW to my boss. My boss used SFW Construction to paint her home, and she was equally pleased with SFW construction.”

Jeromy G, Tigard, Oregon

“Steve was great to work with! He did an excellent job on my exterior painting project, showing up on time and putting in the extra effort needed to make my house look new again. He was a good communicator and reliable.”

Karen N, Tigard, Oregon

“I would recommend them to anybody, I am now enjoying the high quality of their work and my friends have complemented me on the quality of the paint job.”

Gerald W, Portland, Oregon

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What Exactly Is Dry Rot?

Dry rot is the result, in varying stages, of the effect of the wood fungus that causes it. The final condition of dry rot is just as it sounds, a state in which previously healthy wood is thoroughly decayed. Such wood cracks, crumbles and falls apart easily when pressure is applied to it. Therefore, wood structures and surfaces in your home that have dry rot can jeopardize the integrity of your home and the safety of you and your family.

Fortunately for Everett homeowners, the progression of dry rot takes a number of years, and if caught in earlier stages the damage it does to your home is minimal and the dry rot fungus can be eradicated more quickly. To maintain the health and safety of your home, it’s important to spot the signs of dry rot and consult with a professional Everett dry rot repair and removal company such as SFW Construction LLC.

Everett Dry Rot
Everett Dry Rot

How Dry Rot Can Invade and Dilapidate Your Home

The wood fungus that promotes dry rot feeds on wet or damp wood, which is not hard to find in Everett, Washington! Any place in your home that is prone to excessive moisture, such as the bathroom or kitchen—even exterior areas such as the wood around gutters or roofing under loose shingles—is a prime location for the wood fungus that causes dry rot. Once the wood rot has invaded your Everett home, the fungus spreads unabated, pervading and decaying healthy wood. At this point, the fungus must be removed or it will dilapidate your home.

Indications of Dry Rot

Dry rot can be detected through various signs and symptoms. Major changes in the appearance, odor and functionality of any wood structure or surface in your home are good indications there may be a problem.

Here is a list of common signs of dry rot:

  • Wood surfaces or structures that are discolored, warped, or have strange growths on them that look like cotton, cobwebs or mushrooms.
  • Wood that is cracked, crumbling or falling apart.
  • Areas of flooring which become concave and “give” when walked upon.
  • Rusty, reddish spores on wood surfaces.
  • An odor that is earthy or musty in indoor locations where there is wood.
  • Wood surfaces or structures that have shrunk, become loose or no longer function properly.

Everett’s SFW Construction Has A Painting Division; SFW Painting

As construction contractors, we handle the repairs–like siding, dry rot, or anything else construction-related. Once we are done if you have any painting projects SFW Painting can handle your needs.