Flying debris carried by strong winds during a severe storm can wreak havoc on your home’s exterior. Aside from shattered window glass and torn roof shingles, punctures and dents may also become apparent on your siding. Given how it plays an integral role in your home’s curb appeal, you must know what to do if it suffered storm damage.read more
House wraps are a cause for confusion for many homeowners looking to install new siding largely because most people don’t really know their purpose. Do they prevent moisture and mold growth? Are they there to minimize drafts and leaks? In today’s post, Kerch Exteriors tries to shed light on house wraps so you can determine whether or not you should get them for your home.read more
Getting new siding might seem easy, but there’s a lot more to it than meets the eye. After all, aside from the material itself, you’ll have to consider several other factors to make sure you’re choosing the right siding for your home. One of the factors to pay attention to is the siding profile. Unfortunately, some homeowners find it difficult to make the right decision.read more
Snow days and hailstorms are usually reason enough not to do any work on your siding in the middle of a Minnesotan winter. However, if you’re lucky enough to find several days of clear weather somewhere during the season, you’ll be happy to know that replacing your siding even during winter has some very surprising benefits.read more
The purpose of your siding extends far beyond curb appeal. Yes, a beautiful exterior is pleasant to look at, and appeal is one of the most important functions of your siding, but it does have other more practical uses. Siding serves as the “skin” of your home, and it, along with your roofing system, is responsible for protecting your home against the elements.
If you plan to spruce up your home this season, why not focus on its exterior? Given how the siding is a highly visible design element that elevates curb appeal, having an old and worn one just won’t do. You should turn to Krech Exteriors, the area’s premier siding company, for a prompt replacement. We offer a wide selection of lovely and high-quality HardieShingle® siding from top brand, James Hardie®. These include the:read more
Before you can choose which shake pattern, material or paint color to use on your siding replacement project, you first have to decide whether to hire a local siding contractor or go with a well-known national company.
LP® SmartSide® products feature the warmth and beauty of natural wood without the necessary maintenance. SmartSide trim and siding are available in 16-inch lengths, resulting in fewer seams on joints on your exterior. These products are more impact resistant than other materials like fiber cement and vinyl. They’re also lightweight, meaning they’re easy to install, and labor costs can be reduced.
Siding is essential for your home’s comfort and protection against harsh outdoor elements. However, it can be a challenge to choose the best material with all the options available on the market.