Replacing siding, sheathing, and insulation from exterior
We bought a home and the exterior is in need of attention. Everything (wood siding, soffit, gutters, doors, windows, etc.) is original from 1979. I also know from doing some small projects around the house that the insulation & vapor barrier weren’t installed in the best fashion. When we decide to replace the siding, I’m contemplating removing everything down to the studs (siding, fiberboard sheathing & fiberglass batts) and replacing with new rockwool, plywood sheathing, weather barrier, and siding. Is this a feasible project to do all from the exterior? Would it be possible to replace the vapor barrier too as I know the existing one was installed poorly. I’m just wondering if anyone has done something similar before and has any insight or pointers. Thanks.
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