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How Hardie products compare to engineered wood

Recently a client sent us an email asking us what siding material we recommend for his house in Delta, BC. We believe the best recommendation a client can receive is made after a meeting with him/her after at the project site. Our project manager met with him to discuss Hardie planks or engineered wood. In our experience, Hardie products have […]

Siding project: DIY or hire a contractor

We have already commented in a previous blog that cladding is like the face of your home, and by many is considered one of the most important projects when it comes to renovations at home. The question is DIY or hire a contractor There are many people who consider undertaking this type of project on their own and it is […]

How winter weather affects the siding of your home

As the winter months loom, it is time to actively start winterizing the exterior of your home a.k.a siding. Siding is the “face of your house” and is exposed to the elements 365 days and nights of the year. And like every part of a building system, siding plays a decisive role in protecting your home. It keeps the cold […]

Red flags can tell you a lot about the contractor you hired

Watch out for red flags my friend Red flags are warning signs that shouldn’t be ignored. What are the signs when a contractor is not what you thought? When is the right time to replace them with a more responsible and reliable one? Occasionally homeowners have turned to our company to get a job done after another contractor was fired, leaving […]

The benefits of fiber cement siding

Fiber cement is one of the most popular siding options Why choose fiber cement for your siding project? If you are at the stage of deciding which siding material is the most suitable for your home, either for a new construction or a renovation project, your goal is to select a material that provides you with the best value. Look […]