The fifth way is when you see a lot of peels and chips from the street. If you do this as soon as you see it happening, then the damage to your home is not going to be as bad. This means that you are going to only need to do a little bit of work instead of a lot of work when you let the problem go on for years. Some of the little work will require you to scrap off the flakes, replace the wood, and caulk the seals so the costs will be a lot less now than later when the problem gets worse.
These are the top five ways that you are going to know when to paint your house.