There is a trend that is currently taking the home improvement scene by storm: mixed-texture looks. Much like in fashion, mixing and matching different textures and styles has long been used to create a more interesting look. For your home’s exterior, this means choosing two or more siding textures to give the outside of your home that extra oomph. In today’s post, trusted siding and window contractor, Polar Bear, shares three tips to help you pull off the look and make your home the envy of the block.Continue reading “Mixed-Texture Exteriors: 3 Tips To Help Pull off the Look”
Siding occupies the largest portion of the exterior and is one of the most crucial parts of a home or building. It is responsible for protecting the residents and personal belongings from harsh elements, such as heavy rainfall, hailstones, snow, ice and strong winds. There are many siding materials designed to withstand the elements. In this article, a siding and window contractor discusses what storms do to different types of siding. Continue reading “Signs of Storm Damage to Different Siding Materials”
Hardie Board siding is a super durable siding product that looks amazing, lasts long, and comes with a fabulous warranty. It’s made of cement, sand, and cellulose fibers which combine to create an outstanding material to both protect and beautify homes. Because of this unique blend, fiber cement siding is known for being durable, flexible, and resilient.
Don’t make the mistake of neglecting some of the minor details on your exterior in favor of the more visible parts, like your siding for instance. After all, just one mismatched detail can lower your home’s curb appeal. Remember: When it comes to your exterior design, consistency is key.
Your James Hardie® siding isn’t simply composed of the actual panels that protect your home. There are other minor components that further add aesthetic value and contribute to the optimal performance of your siding — one of these is the trim.
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