The paint keeps peeling off the clapboards on the front of my house and though I have had it painted several times it only lasts about 3-4 years. The last time I had it done a professional paint company sanded it down to bare wood, primed it with oil based primer and top coated it with 2 coats of 100% acrylic latex paint. Now 4 years later the paint is bubbling up and peeling off. Any idea what I should do?
Paula S., Harwich
It sounds to me as though the painter you hired did exactly what he was supposed to do as far as painting goes. Continue reading