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ModFruGal v. Tree Rats #2 – Siding Update

by ModFruGal last modified Jan 04, 2012 02:27 AM
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by ModFruGal last modified May 16, 2009

As I wake this morning…like many mornings, to the jaw clenching sound of steady gnawing near my head…I am somewhat comforted.  It’s almost over. We’ve made a decision on the siding problem.  After many quotes. many meetings, and a little professional encouragement from an architect friend – (Thanks AKK!) We are moving forward with Gavalume: 26 [...]




 

 


As I wake this morning…like many mornings, to the jaw clenching sound of steady gnawing near my head…I am somewhat comforted.  It’s almost over.

Nemesis...photo from State Library of NC site

Our Nemesis...photo from the State Library of NC

We’ve made a decision on the siding problem.  After many quotes. many meetings, and a little professional encouragement from an architect friend – (Thanks AKK!) We are moving forward with Gavalume: 26 gauge, 12 inch rib in Burnished Slate.  Deposit paid, (*gulp*) materials ordered…we should get rolling in about 2 weeks.  I’ve included a photo of a barn done in the color we have chosen to give you some idea.  The theory is that the dark shade will help the house disappear into the woods.

Barn in Burnished Slate Galvalume via ACB Metals

Barn siding in "Burnished Slate" Galvalume via ACB Metals

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