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When to Call a Siding Repair Service

When to Call a Siding Repair Service

Siding is an essential component of any house. Not only does it provide protection against the elements, but it also enhances the home’s aesthetic appeal. Over time, however, siding may start to show signs of wear and tear, leading to a need for repairs or even replacement. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the different types of siding, the warning signs that indicate when siding needs to be repaired or replaced, and what to do about it.

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

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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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. We hope they help you when getting this work done. Read more “Top 5 Questions to Ask Your Siding Contractor”

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What You Need to Know before You Replace Your Home’s Siding

What You Need to Know Before You Replace Your Home’s Siding

Your siding is a very important part of your home. There are specific things you should look for when determining to replace your home’s siding. In this article we’ll go over these as well as some tidbits that you need to know before you replace your home’s siding.

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Why Fiber Cement Siding is good for Your Home

Why Fiber Cement Siding is Good for Your Home

Fiber cement siding is good for your home. Remodeling Magazine estimated that fiber cement siding delivers an 89 percent return on investment for homes in the South. This was the best ROI for any upscale project. Fiber cement siding is beautiful, durable and low maintenance among other things. We’ll delve more into why fiber cement siding is good for your home throughout this article. Read more “Why Fiber Cement Siding is good for Your Home”

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Important Information about Insulated Siding

Important Information about Insulated Siding

Insulated siding is home siding that includes rigid foam insulation which is fused behind the exterior surface of the wall for the purpose of reducing energy consumption and increasing the insulation value of the wall system. Insulated siding also improves the stability and appearance of the siding. Currently, it’s only available as a type of vinyl siding. Read more “Important Information about Insulated Siding”

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Does New Siding Help Insulate and Lower Your Energy Bills?

Does New Siding Help Insulate and Lower Your Energy Bills?

New siding alone may not be the most energy-efficient thing you can do for your home. Most siding materials have a low R-value (insulation). However, when coupled with insulation, the values go up significantly, and you can get some help with your energy bills. New siding may not pay for itself in energy savings – at least not right away – but it can help you reduce those bills, and anything that reduces your energy costs is good. This article will explore whether new siding will help with your energy bills. Here goes.

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How to Mix Home Siding for Optimal Effect

How to Mix Home Siding for Optimal Effect

Instead of looking for a new ‘dream home’, people are staying put these days and trying to turn the one they’ve got into the show place of their fantasies. As a result, it’s gotten more and more common for folks to mix home siding on their exteriors. In this article, we’ll explore how to mix home siding for optimal effect. We hope you find some tips and tricks that you can use on your own home. Read more “How to Mix Home Siding for Optimal Effect”

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Siding Adds Much More Than Curb Appeal to Your Home

Siding Adds Much More Than Curb Appeal to Your Home

We all have heard that siding adds curb appeal to your home. However, siding does much more than add curb appeal. It’s a practical choice for your home. In this article, we’ll explore how siding adds much more than curb appeal to your home and give you some important reasons to consider adding siding to your home at this juncture in time.

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How to Keep Vinyl Siding Looking New

How to Keep Vinyl Siding Looking New

One of vinyl siding’s biggest benefits is that it’s easy to maintain. Unlike other types of siding that require touch ups and redos, vinyl can last a long time with just being cleaned with soap and water. Yes, you read that right. It can be just that easy. Regardless, in this article, we’ll go over how to keep your vinyl siding looking like new. Read more “How to Keep Vinyl Siding Looking New”