Siding Types

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Pros, Cons, and Installation of Natural Wood Siding

The pros, the cons, and the installation process of natural wood siding.

A handyman working with white siding on a house.
Today's Siding Options

5 options, from ancient to high tech.

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A Guide to Siding Types

Which will you choose for your home?

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Four Examples of Wood Siding Redefining the Modern Home

Check out some stunning contemporary designs.

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Sealing Exterior Stone Siding: Mistakes to Avoid

Treat it right and it will delight for a lifetime.

A home with stone siding.
How to Seal Exterior Stone Siding

Exterior stone siding can add charm to the home.

Pine lumber for home siding.
Finishes for Tongue and Groove Pine Siding

Here are several finishing options for tongue and groove pine siding to give that something extra to your next do it yourself siding project.

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4Types of Siding that Are the Most Eco-Friendly

When it comes to selecting the best types of siding for a more environmentally friendly building, the truth is that finding the “best” siding requires factoring in a lot of considerations. Lots of the top siding materials have their own environmental benefits and disadvantages, and buyers need to

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3 Types of Siding that Are Easiest to Maintain

While you are deciding between types of siding to install on the exterior of your home, one important factor to consider is how much upkeep each one will require. Some types of siding need to be cleaned, repainted, and refinished on a regular basis, and others require hardly any maintenance at all. The

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3 Types of Siding that Are Easiest to Install

When it comes to types of siding for the exterior of your home, there are plenty to choose from; it can seem challenging at first to determine which ones are the easiest to install. Some types of siding are more durable and require less upkeep, while others may be more visually pleasing but cost a bit

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Top 9 Least Expensive Siding Materials

There are many siding materials in the market today, leaving a wide variety to choose from. Each option of siding materials has its strengths and weaknesses. Their application depends on the home’s appearance and the budget, plus climatic conditions. Below is a more in depth look at the different types

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Top 5 Energy Efficient Siding Materials

Getting the right insulation and siding is critically important for maintaining an energy-efficient property. An energy efficient home can contribute to better energy conservation and help save money. This is especially important when many communities struggle to meet their energy needs. Experts agree

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Cleanly Remove Faux Brick Siding

Sometimes no brick is better than faux brick.

Siding on a white background.
Panel Siding 101

It's usually hardboard.

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Wood Panel Siding vs Wood Lap Siding

Protect the sides of your home with the right siding.

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How to Paint Board and Batten Siding

Painting a board batten siding can be a great task.

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How to Install Natural Stone Veneer in a Shower

Create a natural stone look at a fraction of the cost.

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4 Types of Wood Siding

Wood siding can be installed vertically or horizontally.

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Board and Batten Siding Maintenance

Board and batten siding requires ongoing maintenance.

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Stone Siding vs Faux Stone Siding

Stone siding adds luxury and elegance, at a cost.

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Fiber-Cement Siding: What You Need to Know

In recent years, fiber-cement siding has become the hottest product on the market. It offers the benefits

The 7 Most Durable Siding Materials

Choosing the right siding materials for your house is an important decision. It not only has to look great, but it has to be durable and functional too.

A finished and unfinished wood siding sample.
Guide to Wood Siding

There is a reason other types of siding such as vinyl and aluminum are often made to resemble wood.

New home with vinyl siding and blue sky in the background.
Selecting Siding for Your Home

4 elements to consider when choosing siding.

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How to Repair Your Cracked Brick Facing

Brick facing not only enhances the overall exterior of your house but also serves as a shield against