Siding, Know the Basics and Beyond

  Just like your roof, siding is an important investment for your home. It also has many more purposes other than enhancing your curb appeal. It protects and insulates, but also has an environmental impact. It also cost so much less than other material options like wood, stucco, brick, stone, and metal. Siding comes in many styles, colors, textures, and types. Choosing the right one can feel very overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. Below are your basic need-to-knows before moving forward with your new home improvement project. These will help reduce feeling overwhelmed in making the best decision for yourself. Know the Basics Traditional siding is where great looks and low maintenance harmoniously live together. Styles such as clapboard, beaded, and Dutchlap bring the quaint to Cape Cods and Colonials. Insulated siding adds energy efficiency, UV resistance, and colorfast fade resistance to the aesthetically pleasing side of things. … Read More