Benefits of Vinyl Siding

Old style aluminum siding can be easily dented or buckled from age and normal wear and tear. Since vinyl siding is now the norm, replacement boards of aluminum siding can be very difficult to find. Over time, aluminum siding can "bake" in the sun. This can cause a chalky residue to build up on the siding. The sun can also alter the color of the siding. Vinyl siding is much more durable and will not dent the way aluminum does. It holds it color and will never need to be painted. Certainteed's Mainstreet vinyl siding is a good value with the benefits of premium panel. They are available in woodgrain clapboard and dutchlap, and brushed beaded and clapboard styles.


New vinyl siding can make a world of difference in the appearance of your home. Listed below are two fine detail options to add along with your new siding.


White Corner Posts

Installing white corner posts may be the way to go when looking to give your siding an update. New white corner posts can be installed right over your old corner posts. This is also a great way to have white downspouts blend in, instead of being an eyesore. Although this is a simple project, it is best to have a professional siding installer take care of it for you.

Siding Accents

New siding styles can help add texture and appealing accents to your home. These styles of siding can be installed on the entire house or one specific area. Adding scallops or vinyl shakes adds instant curb appeal.