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How Fiber Cement Siding is Installed

Posted by on September 4, 2014

So, you’re thinking about some type of permanent solution to eliminate painting? well, you’ve come to the right place! We offer our customers a variety of vinyl siding, fiber cement siding, cedar siding, composite siding and rock siding to name a few. We highly suggest a visit to your home to help give you a better idea of what type of siding materials would best suit your particular needs.

Vinyl Siding is the number #1 most used siding in the nation today. Many people prefer vinyl siding materials over other siding materials because it can be relatively inexpensive, doesn’t require painting, is very low maintenance and typically comes with a 50 year warranty. Vinyl siding comes in horizontal (lap), vertical, shingle/shake siding & soffits material types. Many other options are available.

Fiber Cement Siding materials are made from compacted layers of fiber and cement. The product is very heavy and special care must be exercised when installing the product, however this product is very popular. It is flame retardant due to it being made from concrete. Some fiber cement products are pre-painted but most are just pre-primed and require painting. Fiber cement siding materials comes in (lap), vertical T-111, shingle/shake siding & soffits material types.

There are of course other siding material options but this should give you a very quick overview. Whatever choice you make, we strongly encourage you to spend a little up front time with us to ensure that you pick the right product for you. You’ll be glad you did!

Please call us today at (865) 659-6496 to talk about how we can help you with your siding needs.