Wood rot can permeate through wood and if not addressed the rot could grow throughout an entire building like an infection. This weakens the structure as it moves past finishes and into the sheathing.
Among other things wood rot can cause decay of varying levels, ultimately resulting in both cosmetic and structural damage. The good news is that there are ways to identify affected areas. Here are some of the most common ways to look for and identify rotted wood:
If you suspect that you have a wood rot problem in your home don't delay contact experts to get this addressed today.
Mike McFadden, Certified Master Home Inspector in Orlando, FL