Learn About Durable & Energy-Efficient Siding

SIDING FOR EVERY LOOK & LOCATION

With beautiful profiles to suit all kinds of architecture and design schemes, you should use siding to help set your home apart on the street. A durable selection will also protect your investment!

Learn About Durable & Energy-Efficient Siding


Cladding That Complements Your Exterior

Kebony Cladding

Finishing your home’s exterior gives you plenty to think about, and one of the first things you’ll decide is what to use on your walls. Have you considered cladding? Although often used synonymously with siding, cladding is actually thicker, more durable, and installs without overlapping. It also creates a rainscreen system because it isn’t nailed down against the waterproof wall sheathing; furring strips or rails keep the cladding securely in place while maintaining a gap between the exterior wall surface and the boards to allow drainage and evaporation. This nifty arrangement blocks the wall from the vast majority of moisture from the get-go, but it’s also prepared to release any that infiltrates the gap before it can cause damage. Rainscreen cladding is preferred in very wet climates, but it can provide peace of mind elsewhere, too.

READ MORE >

High-Performance Vinyl Siding Options

Ply Gem Mastic Cedar Discovery

When it comes to choosing siding for your home, it can be hard to find the right balance between cost, looks, and durability. There are so many diverse options that many homeowners have trouble making the final decision, but they often find that vinyl siding checks all the boxes. It offers a variety of attractive profiles and colors at an affordable price. It’s the most popular siding choice in the United States and can be engineered to withstand the environmental challenges of different regions—here’s how vinyl siding can perform to meet your expectations!

READ MORE >

Reasons to Consider Prefinished Siding

Northwest Factory Finishes (LP)

It’s harder for the average person to choose exterior products for their new home than interior finishes, but that’s no reason to be an uninformed consumer! If you’re starting to look at siding, you might be wondering if prefinishing is worth your while. It turns out that prefinished siding is actually perfect for the average consumer, and here’s why!

READ MORE >

Choosing House Siding for Your Region

LP SmartSide Cedar Shake Siding

Even though a new house built near the coastline of Maine might look similar to another constructed in the Arizona desert, their exterior finishing products must be carefully chosen to ensure they can stand up to their climates. Not only do you risk having to replace siding if it’s easily damaged by the elements, but it can compromise the integrity of your home and lead to costly repairs. Be aware of your needs as you shop around—here are some important points you’ll want to keep in mind.

READ MORE >

Find House Siding That Supports Your Style

James Hardie HardiePlank Lap Siding

The type or types of siding you use have a major effect on the final picture that your house shows the world. You can choose to go simple with a uniform exterior or mix and match a palette of different colors, textures, and materials, but first you should familiarize yourself with the options. Here are some of the most commonly used sidings and ideas on how to use them.

READ MORE >