Should You Get Your Windows Replaced When Getting New Siding Installed?

When having your siding replaced, other components of your home are affected, including windows. Since you probably installed your existing windows and siding simultaneously, the windows could be worn out too. Other than that, you could be replacing your siding to give your house a new facelift, and leaving the old windows in place could spoil the look. […]

2021-09-02T09:37:43-05:00Categories: Exteriors|

How Much Can You Expect Repairing Or Replacing Your Siding To Cost?

Earl Scheib, the auto body dealer, once advertised a $49.95 paint job on any car. Imagine the quality of a paint job for less than fifty bucks. With home siding, you might be tempted to look for a really, really inexpensive repair or installation. Just how expensive is home siding? How much does it cost to replace siding?  […]

2021-08-12T08:03:38-05:00Categories: Exteriors|

What Is The Best Siding To Choose For Your Home?

You’ve probably seen the film credit, “Best Boy,” a thousand times but probably had no idea what it meant. In films, the “Best Boy” is the main assistant to either the gaffer (chief electrician) or key grip (chief lighting and rigging technician). “Best” is completely subjective. What’s the best flavor of ice cream? What’s the best siding for your home?  […]

2021-11-02T13:14:47-05:00Categories: Exteriors|

When Do You Need To Have Your Vinyl Siding Replaced?

Vinyl siding is a popular exterior home covering, thanks to its durability and ease of maintenance. Unfortunately, no siding material lasts forever. You can expect your vinyl siding to last between 30-40 years. However, extreme weather events may cause it to deteriorate much faster, calling for a replacement.  […]

2021-08-30T11:23:56-05:00Categories: Exteriors|

How Will Your Fiber Cement Siding Be Installed?

The process of installing fiber cement siding is very similar to vinyl siding. Other than the extra weight of fiber cement siding, the process is generally straightforward. When correctly installed, fiber cement siding products such as HardiePlank® are extremely durable and easy to maintain. You can expect fiber cement to last up to 50 years or more with proper care. […]

2021-08-16T10:36:33-05:00Categories: Exteriors|

Can You Have Your New Siding Installed In The Rain Or Winter?

When preparing for siding replacement, you control many factors, including preferred materials, contractor selection, budget, and project timeline. But siding damage and unexpected weather changes are out of your control. […]

2021-07-05T13:01:10-05:00Categories: Exteriors|

How Will Your New Siding Be Installed?

Once you’ve selected the right siding material, budgeted for the project cost, and settled on a reliable contractor, it’s time to prepare for the installation. The siding installation process may vary depending on numerous factors, including the style and size of your home and the siding material.  […]

2021-07-05T12:54:59-05:00Categories: Exteriors|

How Are Gutters Measured And Attached To Your House?

Proper gutter sizing plays a critical role in the performance of your gutters. If they are too small, water will spill over the edges and cause structural problems. If they’re too narrow, runoff water may miss the gutters altogether, which can be nearly as bad as having no gutters at all.  […]

2021-05-04T15:19:25-05:00Categories: Exteriors|

What Do You Need To Know About Your Gutter System?

Rainwater can wreak havoc on your house if you don’t have correctly installed and maintained gutters. A gutter system must function properly to protect your home from damaging water and moisture. For you to appreciate the importance of rain gutters, it’s essential to learn a thing or two about a gutter system. […]

2021-05-04T07:50:37-05:00Categories: Exteriors|