More importantly you will not need to remove any panels.
Bondo aluminum siding.
Once the skim coat had cured another thin coat of bondo was applied over the patch and the aluminum siding.
Aluminum siding repairs made by professional contractors can be quite expensive but by knowing how to do it yourself you ll spend next to nothing.
Nail holes in aluminum and vinyl siding are tough to repair without replacing the entire piece but a squirt of color matched caulk from a siding supplier will solve the problem for a lot less money and aggravation.
After removing it i had 4 lag bolt holes in the aluminum siding.
Considered silicone but would ve been an eye sore.
The cured filler was sanded using 100 then 300 grit sandpaper then coated with a thin coat of primer.
Bondo all purpose putty is slightly thicker than other 2 part fillers making it ideal for repairing vertical surfaces such as doors walls and siding.
Traffic products bondo has been engineering and manufacturing professional products for the traffic control industry for over 37 years.
Has 2 hour cure time 24 hr super strong cure time.
Hello tony i have a low deck across the front of my house with 2 x 6 x 4 deck boards perpendicular to the house resting on the 4 edge of 2 redwood beams about 14 high and 22 long.
A independent test of this paste to repair metal an aluminum.
Trim the hardened caulk flush with the siding using a razor blade.
Extending out about 2 inches beyond the damaged area.
Bondo is a great product for patching damage to cars but somewhere sometime in the past some painter or carpenter decided that it would work just as well on wood.
Fine sanding lines were touched up using 600 grit sandpaper.
A single can of bondo or an equivalent body filler can repair a great many dents and these materials are cheap easy to find and very easy to use.
While very large dents or cracks may require the.
The product is formulated to be non shrinking water resistant permanent and light gray in color once cured.
First time i ve ever used it.
When i removed some of the deck boards i noticed the lower edge of the siding texture 1 11 was rotted in a couple of places.
If i would ve trimmed the silicone flush it wouldn t have provided a good enough seal since the aluminum is to thin.
Can be sanded an thicken with aluminum dust.