Repair Siding: Use a Kick-Out Flashing to Stop Rot

Install this special flashing to stop or prevent rot

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Hammer
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Caulk gun
  • Tin snips
  • Pry bar

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Kick-out flashing
  • Cap flashing
  • Exterior caulk