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Subject: Creative Column Reconstruction
Date: September 2007

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Products used were CPES™ (Clear Penetrating Epoxy Sealer)*, Layup & Laminating™ Epoxy Resin*, and Fill-It™ Epoxy Filler*. Pictures are shown in the sequence of the repair procedure. There were multiple columns and the pictures are representative.

Rotted area cleared and treated, half column against the house Rotted area cleared and treated, column on corner of porch

Rotted area cleared and treated with CPES*.

Molded pieces fabricated from Fill-It Epoxy Filler in place, back and front view of column on corner of porch Molded pieces fabricated from Fill-It Epoxy Filler in place, side view of column on corner of porch

Molded pieces fabricated from Fill-It Epoxy Filler* in place.

Molded pieces are bonded in with Fill-It Epoxy Filler, half column against house main piece Molded pieces are bonded in with Fill-It Epoxy Filler, half column against house smaller piece

Molded pieces are bonded in with Fill-It Epoxy Filler*.

Final sanding and detail filling of the corner column, front view Final sanding and detail filling of the corner column, side view

Final sanding and detail filling.

The restored half column against the house The restored column on the corner of the porch

The restored columns.

* These products are unavailable, we are selling comparable products that will perform these same tasks. Feel free to contact us if you need assistance with which products to use.


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