Available in 4” and 5”, vinyl lap siding is a common replacement for wood clapboard that requires much less maintenance. Vinyl siding is a durable plastic that is the least expensive option for home siding. It is quick to install and requires little to no work to maintain.
Available in 5” and 7” exposure, cedar impressions create the Cape Cod cottage look while keeping a nearly maintenance-free exterior. Cedar impressions come in multiple colors, and all you have to do to clean them is use a garden hose.
Fiber-cement siding offers the look of real wood siding with the added benefit of fire resistance. Unlike vinyl siding, fiber-cement siding can be painted. It is a more expensive option, but it has a high resale value due to its aesthetic appeal. This is one of the best options for home siding and is what we recommend for customers who are not interested in vinyl.
Wood siding comes in a variety of styles, including clapboard, lap siding, shakes, and shingles. With proper maintenance, wood siding can last anywhere from 20 to 40 years. Wood siding ranges in price depending on the style and material and is sure to satisfy the traditionalist homeowner.