Aluminum Siding

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Old 11-25-18, 04:34 PM
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Aluminum Siding install repair????

Can I take down a small damage section of Aluminum siding all in that section and keep inside Aluminum comer and outside corner Aluminum also Aluminum j around window and install new 6 vinyl to match house using aluminum existing accessories
 

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Old 11-25-18, 04:56 PM
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Please post a picture so we can see what your seeing.
Sound like a horrible idea to me for several reasons.
Vinyl siding uses 5/8 J molding, aluminum most often uses 1/2".
It's near impossable to remove a piece of aluminum siding without damaging it.
Found a local source for 6" smooth vinyl siding?
 
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Old 11-25-18, 05:16 PM
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Im not sure the vinyl will fit. Aluminum siding is often very slim... vinyl is most often a little thicker.

Why not go back with steel siding?
 
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Old 11-26-18, 03:34 AM
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Why are you removing the old siding? part of a new window install? something else?
pics are often helpful - https://www.doityourself.com/forum/e...-pictures.html
btw - welcome to the forums!
 
 

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