Is peeling paint on house due to poor paint job or too much rain/water?

04.23.12
The paint on the side where I water my garden is peeling off. Had house painted three years ago. I know it didn't help that I watered my house but should it have damaged the paint this bad?
  • Peace Painting Co., Inc.
    Ginny, the other loose paint areas need to be scraped and sanded until only firm paint remains. After washing and thoroughly dried, use oil base primer on the bare areas. Then you are ready to brush/roll apply two coats of top-line finish paint for the
  • Ginny C
    Ginny C Woodstock, GA
    thanks all
  • Clay B
    Clay B Chesapeake, VA
    If you can press your finger into the wood, you need to replace the siding in that area. Better to replace the siding before it rots the plywood/structure underneath that.
  • Pam
    Pam Alexandria, LA
    Did your painter use oil or latex base paint?
  • Clay B
    Clay B Chesapeake, VA
    One more thought, once siding is fixed, think about watering with a soaker hose.
Ginny C
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