The Advantages of James Hardie Fiber Cement Siding

James Hardie is the most popular choice for fiber cement siding in America. Just one visit to their website and you will understand why.

Fiber cement is made with sand, cement and cellulose. Siding made from this material can take on the appearance of wood while being far more durable and advantageous. James Hardie siding is a top choice among home homeowners and contractors alike for a number of reasons, including:

  • Quality products – James Hardie siding is recognized for its high quality by a number of magazines, roofing companies and building associations.
  • Durability – This siding is made to withstand harsh weather conditions, UV rays, and changes in temperature.
  • Colorplus® Technology – The colors in James Hardie siding are made to resist fading.

James Hardie fiber cement siding comes in a variety styles including lap siding, shingle siding, vertical siding, boards, and panels. The company also offers a wide range of fade-resistant colors. You can use their handy design tool to get an idea of what your siding and color choices will look like on your house.

But before you start putting together color choices, be sure to read their informative page on color harmony. Here they explain the differences that accent colors and colors on the warm and cool spectrums can make in the appearance of your home. They also give advice about pairing colors for a stunning look.

Once you have decided on a siding color, you can go to their photo showcase page, click on “all colors,” and then click your color choice to see photographs of actual houses that have had that color siding installed. You may even find a house that is similar to your so you can really get an idea of how the color will look on your home.

If you are ready to have fiber cement siding installed on your Chicagoland home, be sure to contact Baltic Home Improvements for a pricing estimate. We are proud to be an associate James Hardie siding installer and we welcome the opportunity to work on your house. For more than ten years, we have been providing quality workmanship and superior customer service to homeowners in the Southwestern Chicago suburbs. Contact us today to learn what makes us a leading and award-winning area contractor.

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