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I love rotten wall sheathing

For an upcoming article, I'm looking for photos of rotten OSB, rotten plywood, and rotten sheathing boards. The topic: all about wall rot.

If you have a photo you are willing to share, post it here or e-mail it directly to me:
martin [at] greenbuildingadvisor [dot] com.

If you think you know the source of the moisture, send that information along with the photo.

Thanks!

Asked by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Posted Nov 5, 2012 3:22 PM ET

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Did my "foam sandwich" question trigger this?! Seriously, this would definitely be yet another in a great lineage of germane "musings..." topics. Looking forward to your article!

Answered by Kent Jeffery
Posted Nov 5, 2012 5:35 PM ET

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Martin, check with Mark Parlee
he posted this photo a while back at JLC and mentioned that he would start a thread about it
I don't think he ever did start a thread.
I also think he has some interesting photos in his "Repairing a Rotting Roof" Article
BSC has a good SIP failure photo

Parlee.jpg
Answered by John Brooks
Posted Nov 5, 2012 5:39 PM ET

3.

John,
Thanks for the tips and leads.

Answered by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Posted Nov 5, 2012 5:44 PM ET

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