Tag Archives: siding

Storm-Prepping Your Home

The Midwest is pounded by storms every year. Even during a light storm season, there are always a few memorable storms and this will not change anytime soon. When preparing for a Midwest storm season, there are always a few essential items to monitor on the home preparation checklist. Be prepared for a power outage… read more

Spring Cleaning: Home Exterior Edition

Winter is almost over and spring is just around the corner. You have spent the entire winter bundled up in your house, slowly watching dirt and grime build up on the home’s exterior while knowing you cannot wash it in the freezing temperatures. Now that spring is here, it’s time to throw on a spring… read more

Summertime Siding Comparisons

Every Midwesterner knows that with the summer season, comes summer weather, meaning high heat and heavy storms. Hail can damage your siding and the heat can cause it to fade. Mucking through the swamp of siding types can be a headache, so we’re here to clear up and compare two common types and make this… read more

How to Clean Vinyl Siding

  Although low maintenance, vinyl siding still needs a bit of cleaning and care over time to remove built-up grime, mildew, and dirt, especially in warmer climates. But how does one go about cleaning vinyl siding? Fortunately, if you know the manufacturer of your vinyl siding, tracking down cleaning instructions should be as easy as… read more

Caring for Vinyl Siding

  Vinyl siding gives homes the look and charm of traditional wood without the related issues of rotting, splitting, etc., making it the most popular siding on option on the market today. However, it’s important not to mistake “low-maintenance” with “no-maintenance,” as every type of siding requires at least some periodic upkeep to keep it… read more

5 Most Common Vinyl Siding Problems

  Vinyl siding has become a popular option for many homeowners because of its versatility and affordable cost. After installation, most vinyl siding will not need maintenance for a certain period of time. However, after this time has passed, vinyl siding may experience issues due to aging, weathering, and other factors. Before having vinyl siding… read more