All posts tagged "Siding"
5 Siding Materials That Go Beautifully With Brick
We love brick. Who doesn’t? The building material of choice for ages, it is revered for its rich, organic texture, color and visual interest. And it only gets better with time, the color having more depth after...
- Posted January 18, 2017
Tip of the Day: Concrete Inroads
Here is one quick, money-saving tip that will help you fix up and improve your home. All from the award-winning On The House Tip of the Day. http://www.onthehouse.com/tip_audio/2017/2017-01-06.mp3
- Posted January 6, 2017
Five Ways to Enhance a Home Exterior During National Curb Appeal Month
If your home’s siding is ready for replacing this year or the entire outside of your home looks a bit “blah,” National Curb Appeal Month in August is the time to borrow some successful ideas from builders...
- Posted July 21, 2016
4 things to consider when choosing siding
Selecting new siding is one of the most important decisions homeowners face when building new or remodeling an existing home. With so many options — both classic and modern materials — there’s a lot to consider. Many...
- Posted March 15, 2016
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