Entries by Tod Newman

Vinyl Siding Styles for Your Home

Vinyl siding is the most popular option in America for your home’s exterior. It’s durable, weather resistant, and low maintenance. Upkeep is as simple as washing it every year, and it’s available in a wide variety of different colors. Best of all, vinyl siding installation is a low-cost way to beautify your home. Many siding […]

Vinyl Siding Repair: DIY or Not?

Vinyl siding is a popular choice for home improvement projects because it’s affordable, durable, and easy to install. However, as with any other material or structure on your home, you’ll likely need to make repairs at some point. Your siding is exposed to everything nature can throw at it, so what should homeowners do when […]

What Is The Most Energy Efficient Siding Material?

Your home’s exterior cladding is at the forefront of the house’s performance against mother nature’s elements. It’s the first layer of the home that encounters rain, wind, snow, hail and anything else that the local climate can throw at it. Along with protecting your home’s internal layers from all of the outdoor elements and providing […]

Cedar Shingles vs. Vinyl Shake Siding: Which One Wins?

When you’re in the market to upgrade the exterior of your home, the options are limitless, especially when it comes to siding. If you’re in the market for the rustic, layered look of wood shake shingles, you have some important decisions to make (and we’re not just talking about color). As technology has evolved, the […]

Popular Vinyl Shake Siding Colors For 2022

Choosing the best color for the exterior of your home is an important step in the overall curb appeal of the property. Trending exterior vinyl siding colors are farmhouse white exteriors, moody black combinations, dark blue palettes and timeless gray. Colors look 5-10 times lighter outside than inside. Choosing cedar shake siding colors is no […]

How is Vinyl Siding Measured and Sold?

Vinyl siding replacement is a popular option for homeowners who want to boost their home’s curb appeal while protecting its value and energy efficiency. But, estimating the amount of siding needed (and cost per square feet) can be daunting, if not overwhelming! However, if you keep a few key factors in mind, your siding installation […]

The Best Ways To Clean Vinyl Siding

Vinyl siding is by far one of the most popular choices for home exterior cladding decor on the market, the low cost, style and durability are unmatched. Maintenance of your vinyl siding can be cumbersome if you’ve never had it and you may have many questions, but it’s actually quite easy. You can do it […]

How Long Does Vinyl Siding Installation Take?

Low maintenance. No painting. Durability. These are some of the main reasons why homeowners choose vinyl siding for their homes. While vinyl siding is designed to last for decades, it will eventually need to be replaced after wear and tear. So when it’s time, how long does vinyl siding installation take? 

Can You Paint Vinyl Siding? What You Need to Know Before Painting

Old, faded siding decreases your home’s curb appeal. Nothing beats brand new siding, but some homeowners may consider painting vinyl siding to update their home’s exterior. How does a new paint job affect the siding’s durability? Exterior paint is always a risk since it is exposed to harsh weather conditions. So, can you paint vinyl […]