cracking paint: Peeling Paint On Redwood Siding: What To Do? - 05/18/10 07:03 AM
I've seen it happen at countless houses, and now it's happened to me... my paint is peeling (again).  I have a Minneapolis home that was built in 1939 with redwood siding, and I can't get the paint to stay on.  I've tried almost everything and nothing has worked so far.  The photo below shows what my siding looks like today.

I'm not a paint expert, but I think I've figured out why my paint keeps peeling.
I first painted my house during the summer of 2004, and the paint began to crack the very next year.  By 2007 it was peeling so … (15 comments)