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Hardie Siding vs Vinyl Siding

Hardie siding vs vinyl siding. Outside of appearance, James Hardie siding is over five times thicker than vinyl siding. This allows much deeper grooves and an authentic, wood-grain effect. The result is a much more elegant look which plastic vinyl looks like. And then there’s function. James Hardie Siding is noncombustible, whereas Vinyl quickly melts […]

12 Reasons you need James Hardie siding

12 Reasons you need James Hardie siding: James Hardie offers a wide range of products and styles to choose from. But looks aren’t everything. When James Hardie products are professionally installed, your home is protected from mold, rot, moisture, termites and fire, and an up to 30 year warranty!. Check out this list: Non-Combustible an […]

Curb appeal matters

Curb appeal mattersHere is the good news, that old, ugly exterior is actually a great place to negotiate your price from. The home owner knows they aren’t going to fix it up, like a loose cabinet door, and quite honestly, it bothers them too, even if they won’t admit it, or more humorously try to […]

James Hardie fiber cement siding

WHY IS HARDIE SIDING RIGHT FOR YOU? When it’s come time to consider your home exterior renovation, choosing the right type of siding for your project is crucial. An Exterior Renovation is a major project, and thus one of the more costly expenditures you’re likely to face, therefore taking careful consideration of HOW your money […]

Estimates - price isn't everything

Estimates – Price Isn’t EverythingIf you think Hiring a Professional is expensive, just wait until you hire an AMATEUR!Making sure to get multiple quotes for your siding project is an important factor to ensure you’re getting a competitive price, there’s much more than price to consider when choosing a contractor to take on your project.Clearly, […]

What about a rainscreen?

This is what you need to know about rain screens.Do I need a rain screen?I’m often asked by my clients, “What about rainscreen, do I need that?” and my answer varies according to the situation from which it’s asked as there’s no “one size fits all” way to approach this question. Lets start by identifying what Rainscreen […]