May 3, 2019
Milwaukee Siding Contractor

3 Questions to Ask Your Siding Contractor

So you know you need new siding, and you’ve even found a siding contractor you might be interested in using. Next, make sure to ask the right questions so you can feel confident in your choice. Part of the estimate and interview process allows you the chance to learn everything you can about a siding contractor so you can decide whether they’re truly the right contractor for you. Aside from of course asking if a contractor is licensed and insured, here are a few questions we recommend asking: Can You Share Referrals Or Examples of Past Work? It can be […]
March 15, 2019
Energy Efficient Siding in Milwaukee

Energy Efficient Siding Saves You Money — Here’s How!

Energy efficient siding is more than just energy efficient…it’s financially efficient. When it comes to home improvement, there’s a lot of talk about “energy efficiency.” Energy efficient windows, doors, roofs, and even energy efficient siding are all toted as ways to help your home save energy — and money. Airtight, energy efficient siding can especially help you save money, which is why we offer both vinyl siding and LP Smartside composite siding. But how do they do it? Here are just a few of the benefits. Lower Energy Bills The main way that energy efficient home appliances save you money […]
January 31, 2019
Milwaukee Siding Replacement

4 Questions to Ask Your Contractor Before Replacing Your Siding

Replacement siding is a big project, as home exterior upgrades go. It impacts the insulation of your home, as well as your curb appeal and home value. Not only that, but the job itself is immense, as your siding wraps all the way around your home. With this kind of project, it’s important to have a siding contractor you can trust. And the best way to ensure that you can trust your siding contractor is right for you and the project will go as planned is to ask questions. Here are a few important ones to get you started: Are […]
January 24, 2019
Milwaukee Siding Installation

Is Your Siding Ready to Be Replaced? What Options Are Best for Your Milwaukee Home?

You’ve spent a long time with your Milwaukee home’s siding. You’re used to seeing it, and you may have gone blind to some of your siding’s warning signs. It doesn’t help that some of your siding problems may not be as immediately obvious as peeling or faded paint. So how do you know when it’s time to say goodbye and get new siding? And if it is time for new siding, what kind of siding is best for your home? We’ll break down the signs that it’s time to replace your siding as well as siding options in this blog […]
November 30, 2018
Milwaukee Siding Replacement

Why Winter is the Perfect Time to Replace Your Windows and Siding

With winter on its way, you may feel that the time for any home improvements is over and you’ll just have to wait until spring to replace your windows and siding. It may interest you to know then, that is not the case. Home exterior contractors in Milwaukee don’t take the winter off, and there are actually a number of benefits to replacing your windows and siding in the winter. You may even find that you prefer winter siding and window replacements to spring or summer once it’s done. Easier Scheduling Spring, summer, and even early fall tend to be […]
October 19, 2018
Siding Contractor Milwaukee

3 Siding Color and Texture Trends of 2018

These siding concepts are trending in Milwaukee. Styles change. People come up with new ideas all the time, and homeowners are constantly changing their aesthetic preferences. So it’s no surprise that we see certain trends rise and fall, or even circle back around. It’s as true of siding as anything else. What a siding contractor might recommend as the trendiest siding colors and textures one year, will be very different the next year. But with 2018 over halfway through, it’s easy to round up some of our favorite trends in siding colors and textures this year. More Contrast Until recently, […]
September 28, 2018
Milwaukee Siding Installation

Why Choose Composite Siding

The look of wood, without the rotting and swelling. Wood siding is beautiful, there’s no doubt about it, but it’s chosen less and less when it comes to siding installation. The reason is that without regular maintenance, wood siding can become a headache that no Milwaukee homeowner wants. Fortunately, there’s a way to get the benefits of wood without the frustration that sometimes follows. The answer is composite siding, made from a combination of wood strands, zinc, and resin. Why is composite siding the right choice for your home? Climate Ready Composite siding is famously durable. The zinc in LP […]
August 17, 2018
New Energy Efficient Siding Milwaukee

3 Reasons to Switch to New Energy Efficient Siding

Siding might go over the exterior of your home, but that doesn’t mean that every siding problem is easily spotted with the naked eye. Your siding might look good on the outside, but still cause drafts or poor insulation to the interior of your home. If you’re paying abnormally high HVAC bills or you’ve noticed cold or stuffy patches in your living space, it’s probably time for new siding— particularly energy efficient siding. Energy Efficient Siding Insulates Better This is the very thing that makes energy efficient siding extremely energy efficient. New siding, especially siding made with energy efficiency in […]
July 27, 2018
New Siding Milwaukee

New Siding: Vinyl or Fiber Cement?

How does vinyl siding stack up next to fiber cement? Both vinyl and fiber cement are popular materials for new siding. Some swear by fiber cement while others are faithful vinyl supporters. But how do the two actually stack up to each other in Milwaukee? Is there one you should prefer over the other? Let’s break down what you’ll get with both vinyl and fiber cement siding to decide which is the right choice. Fiber Cement Fiber cement siding is often proposed as an alternative to wood siding. It can take on the classic look of wood for those who […]
June 29, 2018
Siding Installation Milwaukee

Milwaukee Siding That Withstands the Seasons

Choose a siding installation that holds up to the heat as well as the cold. Summer sneaked up on us in Milwaukee. It seems like just yesterday it was snowing, and now 80° highs are here again. These are the kind of extreme temperature changes that can affect the exteriors of your home, particularly your home siding. The question is, how does your siding react? If you’ve started to notice cracked or warped siding as the summer comes in, you may need to order a new siding installation. The choice of siding materials for your Milwaukee home is an important […]