The quality of a home is highly dependent on its materials. Whether it’s the materials used on the roof or the siding covering your home, these materials impact your home’s durability, aesthetic appearance and resale value. With so much on the line, it’s essential that homeowners equip themselves with the knowledge to make smart decisions pertaining to their home.
In this post, we’ll explore what vinyl siding is and how it helps you achieve a beautiful home in both appearance and functionality.
Vinyl is an alternative to other siding options such as aluminum or fibre cement. This siding consists of approximately 80 percent PVC resin, with the remaining 20 consisting of ingredients that provide colour, opacity, gloss, impact resistance and flexibility. Vinyl siding is one of the most commonly installed exterior cladding in Canada and the United States.
In summary, vinyl siding can be a durable, aesthetically appealing and financially realistic option for your home’s exterior. Make sure to do the proper research to ensure you’re choosing the best option for your home. If you’ve already committed to going this route, next week we’ll explore, choosing the best colour for your siding, so stay tuned!