21st Century Painting & Roofing

Pros and Cons of James Hardie Board Siding

Fiber cement siding, like that found with James Hardie Board Siding, is fast becoming a popular alternative to vinyl and wood. Fiber cements is a composition siding that uses plant fibers, sand and cement to form horizontal exterior accents. Like any material, there are pros and cons of James Hardie Board Siding. In this article, we’ll go over these.

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How to Use the Tools on the James Hardie Website to Pick Your Best Color and Design

As a home ages, its façade begins to look and feel dated. Remember – the outside of your home is where people get their first impression of your home. It should look good. James Hardie fiber cement siding will make sure that it does. In this article, we’ll go over how to pick your best color and design with James Hardie Siding.

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Roofing Glossary: A-M

We talk a lot about roofing on this blog. We thought it was time to give you a little bit of a roofing glossary. We’re going to tackle terms in the A-M portion of the alphabet this week and next week, we’ll deal with N-Z.  We’ll try to keep it basic for you. We hope you enjoy the roofing glossary.

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How to Handle Roof Hail Damage

A storm hits. Your roof has hail damage. How do you know? Well, for one thing you have small dents on rain gutters or air conditioning units. There could be missing or bent shingles from hail damage. Maybe you notice some moist areas on your ceiling. Whatever it is, you know your roof has damage and you need to check your insurance company before calling your insurance company. Locate and read your Homeowner’s Declaration pages regarding coverage especially the replacement coverage parts. Your insurance company is the only one who can approve the payment of these damages. Read more “How to Handle Roof Hail Damage”

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The Benefits of Fiber Cement Siding

Fiber cement siding is a good alternative to more conventional sidings. It comes in a wide variety of colors and styles that resemble stucco, cedar shingles and wood clapboards. Fiber cement siding is primarily made up of cement, sand and wood fiber. This type of siding is extremely durable. In this article, we’ll go over the benefits of fiber-cement siding so you can decide if this type of siding is right for you.

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Exterior Paint Options for Your Home

Choosing the right paint for the exterior of your home is not a decision to be undertaken lightly. Exterior paint is your home’s first defense against the elements. There are many options to choose from when deciding on an exterior paint option for your home. In this article, we’ll go over them and provide you with the information you need to make an educated decision in picking exterior paint for your home.

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