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What causes tiny. splits in a row about 1 in.wide andlong.

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What causes tiny. splits in a row about 1 in.wide andlong. They are on a wood painted, exterior wall.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Rick replied 11 months ago.

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When wood dries it can form small cracks (checks). I'd say that's the most likely explanation. If you'd like to post a picture here than might give me more insight into your situation. You can post a pic here by clicking on ADD FILES next to the SEND button

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