Group Title: Historic St. Augustine: Peck House
Title: Dr. Peck House, City of St. Augustine, Florida
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 Material Information
Title: Dr. Peck House, City of St. Augustine, Florida Specifications for Carpentry Repairs and Painting
Series Title: Historic St. Augustine: Peck House
Physical Description: Maintenance record
Language: English
Publication Date: 1988
Physical Location:
Box: 8
Divider: Historic Resources (Condition & Recommendation Reports)
Folder: Peck House
 Subjects
Subject: Saint Augustine (Fla.)
48 King Street (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Government House (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida -- Saint Johns -- Saint Augustine -- 48 King Street
Coordinates: 29.892465 x -81.313142
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00095538
Volume ID: VID00005
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.

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HISTORIC PROPERTY ASSOCIATES
P.O. Box 1002
St. Augustine, Florida 32085-1002

DR. PECK HOUSE
SPECIFICATIONS FOR CARPENTRY REPAIRS & PAINTING

September 7, 1988


1. GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

1.1 SCOPE OF WORK: This project involves the repair or

replacement of missing or deteriorated wood posts,

sash, shutters, doors, trim, and siding; and proper

preparation, priming, and painting of all exterior

surfaces of the building.

1.2 PRINCIPALS: Repair of a historic structure requires

that, whenever possible, the original fabric be

retained. It is important that the contractor

understand this concept before bidding on the work,

since in many instances repair of an element may be

more expensive than replacement.

2. CARPENTRY

2.1 SASH, SHUTTERS, AND DOORS: Remove all sash in

which the glazing has hardened or cracked or which

exhibit other defects such as loose joints, and so

forth. Remove glazing and lights as necessary, clean

out caulking groove, and prime all bare wood with white

shellac. Repair rotted wood or loose joints with epoxy

saturation techniques.

Remove all shutters from the building. Ensure that they


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are properly marked so that they can be replaced in

their original location. Repair as necessary. Duplicate

all missing moldings. Repair listed doors. Utilize

epoxy saturation techniques to preserve as much of the

original fabric as possible.

2.2 MOLDINGS, FACIA, TRIM: Repair as necessary.

Utilize wooden patches and epoxy saturation to preserve

as much of the original fabric as possible.

2.3 PORCH POSTS AND DECK: Repair bottoms of posts by

replacing rotted portions with suitably sized

pressure-treated material. Utilize epoxy adhesives.

Check porch deck framing. Repair as necessary to

provide sound fastening surface for deck. Secure deck

to framing with treated screws. Prebore deck.

2.4 SIDING: Set all rusted nails through siding and

refasten with non-corrosive fasteners. Refasten all

loose or warped boards.

2. PAINTING AND GLAZING

3.1 GLAZING: Back-bed with high-quality glazing

compound, fasten with glazier's points and finish with

smooth, sharp bevels.

3.2 PAINTING:

3.2.1 MATERIALS:

3.2.1.1 PRIMER: Moorecraft Outside Primer

#14000

3.2.1.2 PENETRATING AGENT: Penetrol


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3.2.1.3 TOP COAT, MASONRY: Moore's Acrylic

Flat Latex #105-**

3.2.1.4 TOP COAT, WOOD SIDING: Mooregard

Latex Low Luster #103-**

3.2.1.5 DOORS, SASH, SHUTTERS: Mooregard

Latex Low Luster #103-**

3.2.2 SURFACE PREPARATION:

3.2.2.1 MASONRY WALLS, SIDING, FACIA,

PORCHES, AND TRIM: remove all loose paint

by scraping, brushing, and sanding. Only

straight line or orbital pad sanders will

be allowed. Under no circumstances will

rotating disk sanders or grinders, high

pressure washers, or open flame be allowed.

Feather edges of all sound finishes.

Wash entire surface with a trisodium

phosphate/Clorox solution applied with a

natural bristle brush to remove mold and

mildew. Rinse thoroughly with clear water.

3.2.2.2 SASH, DOORS, SHUTTERS: Remove all

loose paint by scraping, brushing, and

sanding. Sand all sound finishes to ensure

proper adhesion of new finish.

Chemical Strippers are allowed on shutters,

provided that they are properly neutralized

after use.


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3.2.2.3 CAULKING: Rake out all old caulking

and replace with a high quality acrylic

material. Follow manufacturer's

instructions. Caulk all joints in siding on

west wing, in addition to all joints and

cracks around windows, doors, and so forth.

3.2.3 APPLICATION:

3.2.3.1 PRIMER: Coat all surfaces. Follow

manufacturer's instructions. On bare wood,

add one pint of Penetrol to each gallon of

primer to assist adhesion.

3.2.3.2 EXTERIOR WALLS, PORCH, AND TRIM:

Apply two coats of specified material,

following manufacturer's instructions.

3.2.3.3 SASH, DOORS, AND SHUTTERS: Apply

two coats of specified material, following

manufacturer's instructions.


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