When it comes to choosing siding for your home, you will be happy to know there are a lot of options. Whether you need a siding inspection, siding repair, siding replacement, siding installation or emergency siding repair, we got your back. RMI EXTERIORS will help you make the best siding warranty choice, best siding choice for termites, best siding choice for rot resistance and best siding choice to prevent fires. Below are some of the most popular choices, but remember, we will help you every step of the way and make sure you pick out the best option for your style and budget.
Vinyl Siding – it is durable, affordable and makes it a very common option that gets selected. It is available in many profiles, including traditional lap, Dutch lap, horizontal and vertical panels, shakes, scallops, shingles, fish scales and beaded designs in various widths, so there are a lot of options. It also does not need to be painted which is another benefit.
Board and Batten Siding – this is an exterior treatment of vertical boards with battens covering up the seams and gaps. It comes in all types of material and colors and is a hot option to change up the look of your home.
Hardie Board Siding – a durable siding product that lasts long and come with a solid warranty. It is made of cement, sand and cellulose fibers making it a great product to fight off fires, termites and the elements.
Wood Siding – obviously you can choose from various types of wood and this could be cheaper than today’s alternatives, but you will have maintenance in painting or staining and you also need to consider the durability in protecting against termites and fire protection. We will help you with this option.
Fiber Cement Siding – this is a composite material made of cement and reinforced with cellulose fibers. It is fireproof and termite resistant. It can chip during installation but is a solid option to consider.
Metal Siding – this is a popular alternative to vinyl, wood and other materials and is key when looking for durability. Usually it is aluminum or steel and each will have their benefits and drawbacks we can discuss and walk you through.
Cedar Shake Siding – this comes in a variety of stains and textures and is a very natural look and unstained look that offers grainy and textured wood. We will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of this option.
Engineered Wood Siding – this is made up of composite wood which is mixed with different strands and fibers to create energy efficient and cheaper to install the final product.
Fiberglass Siding – this is a newer option available to clad your house has the same profile as wood lap siding and comes in very basic dimension with grain and looks like wood. It has many of the same advantages of vinyl siding and can be expensive but worth the price.
LP SmartSide Siding – this looks like traditional wood because it is made of wood fibers and strands that are treated with zinc borate to resist termites, fungal decay and damage so it is durable. It is a flexible product and we can help you with this option.
The bottom line is RMI EXTERIORS are the siding experts and we have used all of the above materials and more and can help advise and counsel you on the best selection for your project taking into consideration all of the various decisions to consider. Not only do we have your back, but we have your sides (and top too).