The winter season is a time when your home’s exterior is put to the test. Given your siding is one of your home’s primary defenses against the elements, it may likely have sustained damage over the past few months. Today, Polar Bear Exterior Solutions, your local siding and roofing contractor, takes a look at the common types of winter siding damage you shouldn’t ignore.
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Fiber cement siding is an appealing and popular choice of siding for many homeowners given the material’s toughness, stability and fire and decay resistance. Improper installation, however, can prevent this siding from performing as intended. Today, Polar Bear Exterior Solutions, your local siding and window contractor, takes a look at the various instances where fiber cement siding can fail early in its service life.
While vinyl is still a commonly used siding material in the U.S., fiber cement has slowly but surely been gaining traction as one of the most popular siding choices for American homes. However, there are still a few questions and myths about fiber cement that keep some homeowners from investing in it. Continue reading “Dispelling the Most Common Fiber Cement Siding Myths”