Woodpeckers are fascinating birds but can cause a lot of damage to wood siding. The particularly seem to like cedar siding. Wood siding is a natural product and seems to draw the birds. Having a woodpecker peck at your house can be annoying but more importantly it can cause significant damage. Woodpeckers are often drawn […]
Vinyl siding installation is a project that many homeowners take on themselves. Vinyl siding is relatively simple to cut and install with a few tools. That being said, there are a few things you need to know about installing vinyl siding on your home. This video gives you a good idea of the process involved.
Vinyl siding is the choice for siding in 30 percent of new homes, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. It’s no wonder. There are many types of vinyl siding styles to choose among and they can cost less 45 percent less to install than wood shingles, clapboard, or brick, according to Consumer Reports. All vinyl […]
Doing Your Own Vinyl Siding Repair Although vinyl siding is long lasting a very tough, there are situations where it can be punctured, or, in very low temperatures, become brittle and crack. You can make your own vinyl siding repair by putting in a new piece of vinyl siding to replace the damaged piece. There […]
Vinyl Siding Design Varieties Vinyl siding is available in a range of designs, including colors, styles, and textures, to help suit a wide variety of homes and exteriors. These main styles of siding offer homeowners the chance to customize their home: Brick Siding Log Cabin Siding Cedar Siding Stone Siding Liquid Siding Certainteed Siding Siding […]
Vinyl Siding Color Stereotypes A past stereotype of vinyl siding centered around its color, and how homeowners were restricted to light color only. Traditionally, vinyl siding was made from polyvinyl chloride, which caused dark color to fade in prolonged sunlight exposure. Today, vinyl siding is manufactured form “solarkote” and other chemically advanced materials, allowing darker, […]