The Minnesota siding market has a variety of options available for your home. Because of this, there is a siding material that you will love. Read this blog to learn about a few of the popular siding options. Considering a new Bloomington roofing this season? Check out our other blogs!
Vinyl siding has new technology which has made it a more desirable option. Vinyl siding options are endless. There are multiple styles, colors, and performance options. Vinyl siding offers upgraded features like higher hail resistance. Since there are options, price ranges for vinyl siding. This is attractive to homeowners since it can meet those on a tight budget or others looking for top-of-the-line features.
Wood siding offers a timeless look. It is also very durable except that it is susceptible to damage from insects or rodents. Unlike vinyl siding, it requires periodic maintenance. Some styles that this type of siding comes in are: clapboard, shakes, and shingles. Depending on the style, labor cost can be higher. Overall drawbacks are maintenance and cost. There are composite material alternatives than can provide a similar look with lower maintenance like James Hardie and LP SmartSide.
James Hardie is an industry leader in fiber cement siding and back board. It is extremely durable and designed to resist hail damage, rot, termites, and cracking. It can be painted any color, making it simple to create the precise and unique look you want for your home. James Hardie is also offered at a reasonable price point making the product durable, customizable, and affordable.
LP SmartSide is similar to James Hardie. It offers added durability and promises to stand up against all mold, fungal decay, and termites. Snap Construction has personally tested this product in all conditions to verify the manufacturer’s claims of durability. LP SmartSide is offered in a variety of styles and colors. Comparing it with James Hardie, there are not nearly as many color options but it still offers enough variety to please. This product looks like wood (without the maintenance of course).
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