Columns

Originally Posted By: jane molina
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Can anyone tell me if vents are required on the top and bottom


of wood columns?


Jane


Originally Posted By: rhinck
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Jane,


They are not required but it is very good practice to aloow moisture to escape and prolong the wood column life. I see both with and w/o. Normally older homes in better neighborhoods will have them and more recent installations will not. Hope this helps.


Rick


Originally Posted By: jane molina
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Thanks , It does