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James Hardie Board Siding (Fiber Cement Siding) Pros and Cons

James Hardie Board Siding (Fiber Cement Siding) Siding Pros and Cons Fiber cement siding, like that found with James Hardie Board Siding, is fast becoming a popular alternative to vinyl and wood. Fiber cement is a composition siding that uses plant fibers, sand, and cement to form horizontal exterior accents. Like any material, there are... Continue reading

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Top 5 Questions to Ask Your Siding Contractor

Top 5 Questions to Ask Your Siding Contractor When you’re having your siding re-done, you should be ready to ask your siding contractor some serious questions. Do it before they start the work, or even better, before you hire them. In this article, we’ll give you the top 5 questions to ask your siding contractor.... Continue reading

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Roofing Glossary: N-Z

Roofing Glossary: N-Z Last week, we began our roofing glossary with terms beginning with A-M. This week, we’ll focus the roofing glossary on the terms beginning from N through Z. We hope these help you understand your roof better.

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Roofing Glossary: A-M

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... Continue reading

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How to Know When to Replace Your Roof

How to Know When to Replace Your Roof Your roof is a vital part of your house. It shields you from the sun and the rain and keeps heat and cool air in when necessary. You should learn the warning signs so you’ll know when to replace your roof. In this article we’ll go over... Continue reading

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The Benefits of Fiber Cement Siding

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.... Continue reading

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Exterior Paint Options for Your Home

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... Continue reading