10 Things to Know about Siding

Great Built Construction offers siding installation in San Antonio, TX. While many other home improvements are talked about on television and media sources, siding is one element that often gets overlooked. It is unfortunate too because siding serves as the first line of defense against severe hail and thunderstorms. In San Antonio, debris from strong winds or tornado activity can actually slam into the side of your home  Homeowners should educate themselves about the advantages of strong material and proper installation. Here are 10 things to know about siding:

  1. Great Built Construction uses durable siding material that adds energy efficiency
  2. Hardie boards are available in both painted and non-painted exteriors
  3. Hardie board materials have a 50 year warranty
  4. Moisture caps are generally installed to prevent rotting
  5. Our siding installation meets the R4 ranking
  6. Proper installation prepares the material for winds over 100 MPH
  7. Siding should only be washed with power washers
  8. Vinyl Siding is the most popular siding option in the United States
  9. Vinyl siding protects against hot Texas summers
  10. Winter is usually the best season to find siding installation deals

Siding is the first thing people see when they look at your home. Though it is not as popular as other home amenities that you see on channels like HGTV, it does add significant value to your home if properly installed. At Great Built Instruction, we offer siding installation to homeowners in San Antonio, TX. If you would like to discuss things to know about siding, you can give us a call right now at (210) 663-0464