The dry rot is actually very common in places where there is so much rain and in places where the humidity is high. The lack of the air circulation as well as the moisture will make it ideal for the dry rot to begin to appear in the wood. The problem will occur when the wood dry rots will begin to appear into the wooden structure of your home. IF ever that those fungus will begin to accumulate in, then it will begin to destroy the wooden tissues which will lead the wood to loose it firmness and will not be solid as before. The dry rot can cause the wooden parts of the home to be decayed out and it will become soft and it will lose its ability to stand in the great pressure. This will definitely cause deformation in roof structure and at the same time leaning of the house on one side and also dropping on the level of the floor. All of the signs are only warning that something is going wrong on the inside structure of the house and there is an affected areas caused by the dry rot. The dry rot problem must be taken care of right away in order to prevent any future damages that may occur from this small problem.
Sagging in the corner of the window sill did not appear there for just a single night. It will need some overall repair of the whole window frame if you notice that their is sagging in one corner of the window sill and it needs to be repaired or change immediately. This is the importance of fixing the damaged area once that you will suspect that a problem is starting to occur.
Except when it is just the exterior siding trim that is beginning to rot, you may begin to start the repair of the structural framing since fixing the damage will require time and this is not a simple procedure to do. Dealing with the dry rot can be hard once you have two or three story kind of home. You will certainly need more weight in order for you to push the damaged walls and also you need to have an additional support for you to withstand the weight of the house. As much as possible you will need also the skills or knowledge in your engineering aside from your carpentry skills so that you can be able to properly distribute the weight and also the support of the house that you will start on repairing.