Nail reccomendations for cedar siding
I will be installing 3/4 cedar siding this weekend (either T&g or bevel).
THis will be my first time, so I would love a few pointers to get me on the right path.
A few questions I have
1) Whats the reccomended nail? I know that it needs to penetrate 1 1/2″ into the stud. I will be needing 3 1/2″ nails to do so. My local hardware store does not sell 3 1/2″ ring shanked so will I be ok with regular 3 1/2″ siding nails?
2) Is hot dipped galvanized the way to go?
3) Is it best to avoid nail guns (I can’t even find 3 1/2″ for guns)?
4) If you have any other general tips for me that would be great!
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