Choosing The Best Siding For Your Home
When it comes to siding, there are so many choices for today’s homeowner. Vinyl Siding, Steel Siding, Cedar Siding, Fiber Cement Siding, in all kinds of variations and styles.
Most homeowners are looking for a combination of beauty, durability and freedom from maintenance. When you call Great River Remodeling to give you a free, no obligation quote of your siding, our job is to help you determine just what siding is best for your home.
While we have access to almost any product, here is an example of some of the more popular types of siding we offer….
Vinyl Siding is a popular choice for an appearance upgrade due to its cost effectiveness and vast improvement over the thin, flimsy vinyl siding of years ago. With strong fade warranties, and a huge selection of colors, Vinyl Siding is still a top choice for most homeowners and builders. Vinyl siding now comes from some manufacturers with an applied insulated backer. Crane Siding offers both Insulated Siding, and traditional Hollow-Back Siding. Check out our DREAM DESIGNER for more information.
LP SmartSide (click here for video)
While not new to the market, LP SmartSide is fast becoming the preferred siding alternative to Fiber Cement Siding, Steel Siding, and even Cedar Siding. LP SmartSide looks, works and cuts like traditional wood. LP Smartside is resistant to decay, termite, and can be finished in any color. Diamond-Kote pre-finishing has colors derived from natural pigments found in the earth, and can offer a 30 year No Fade Warranty. LP SmartSide is available in a variety of panel styles and sizes.
Steel siding is among the most durable of products in the siding market. It is more resistant to hail damage than most vinyl sidings, but is also more expensive. Steel Siding is available in a variety of colors and patterns. “SuperGard” by Revere, and “SteelSide” by Gentek are two examples of PVC coated Steel Siding.
Fiber Cement Siding
Fiber Cement Siding offers durability and resistance to termites. It can be prefinished in any color imaginable. Some Fiber Cement Siding offers a look that is hard to distinguish from real cedar. Certainteed “Weatherboards”, and James Hardie “HardiePlank” are two of the leaders in the Fiber Cement Siding market.
Which Siding is Best For Your Home?
Choosing which siding is best for your situation all comes down to finding the product that fills your needs, and fits your budget. The professionals at Great River Remodeling will listen to your needs and wants. Whether you are trying to simply update your home to a new look, or trying to resolve a storm damage repair, we have the experience to help.
Contact us today for a Free, No Pressure, No Obligation conversation and quote for your project.