All posts tagged "Siding"
A Beginners Guide to Choosing Siding
Siding is one of the most important building components of a home. It, more than any other element, influences a home’s overall appearance and, thus, its value. Contrary to popular belief, siding is NOT designed to act...
- Posted August 14, 2015
Clutter Affects Our Brains but Sheds Improve Home Organization
Shed Sales Could Reach $800 Million Annually by 2018 Clutter negatively affects our brains, ability to focus and process information. LP Building Products’ proprietary research shows that U.S. consumers strive to make their homes a sanctuary from...
- Posted January 25, 2015
Vinyl Siding Maintenance!?
You bought vinyl siding because it’s supposed to be maintenance-free. Now you hear that just a little maintenance is required. Vinyl siding is easy and relatively carefree, but there are things to be done. First, rinse it...
- Posted March 25, 2014
Craneboard: A New Prospect
What’s best for your house? Fiber-cement siding or wood? Is a solid vinyl panel over foam board what’s best for you? More than 1,000 new products were introduced at the recent builders’ expo in Atlanta, but only...
- Posted March 17, 2014
Solid-Core Siding Update
In past years, siding options included wood, fiberboard, aluminum, vinyl and fiber cement. A few years ago, solid-core siding was introduced at a builders’ show in Atlanta. It was an immediate hit — for a number of...
- Posted March 12, 2014
Fiber-Cement Siding Beats Being Soaked
Got damaged siding that needs to be replaced? Good news — you don’t have to re-side. A fiber-cement siding quick fix that blends right in might be all you need. Wood- and hardboard siding often is water-damaged...
- Posted March 5, 2014
How to Clean Vinyl Siding
If you’re the new sheriff out to clean up the town, there’s nothing to it, partner, as long as the town has maintenance-free vinyl siding. All it needs is a good rinse with a garden hose. But...
- Posted March 3, 2014
Cleaning Chalking from Exterior Siding
The exterior siding on your home is so chalky your neighbors got together a collection and purchased a black board for you and your family. So you took the hint and decided to call for advice. To...
- Posted February 16, 2014