Putting new siding on your home is a process you should go through once or twice, making it a significant investment.
You may have noticed that your siding is beginning to deteriorate, which means it is time for a replacement. But it’s possible that you also want to add value to your home and increase your curb appeal.
Whether new siding is a want or need, it’s vital that you choose a professional contracting company that will use best-in-class products with a high-quality installation process, so you get the most out of your investment.
Sometimes You Need New Siding
If the siding on your home has started to deteriorate, it’s time to replace it.
Wood siding often sustains squirrel and woodpecker damage, not to mention moisture. By replacing damaged siding, you can avoid potential problems when your home’s framing or substrate structure is damaged.
Your siding is integral to your home’s protection and isn’t just there to look good.
Signs You Need to Replace Your Home Siding
Here are some telltale signs that your siding has been compromised and no longer provides a protective layer from elements.
- Large chips or cracks
- Moisture damage, swelling, and warping
- Insect infestation
- Damaged or broken boards
- Mold or mildew
- Faded or bubbling paint
- Higher energy bills due to compromised insulation
Certain siding materials like wood and vinyl will show signs of wear within a few years and will need to be replaced more regularly than James Hardie siding.
Sometimes You Want New Siding
You may have 2 to 3-year-old vinyl siding on your home that is perfectly fine, but you have always dreamed of customizing your home.
James Hardie siding is ideal for putting your stamp on your home design, not to mention that it offers a considerable ROI.
New siding lets you update your home, increase curb appeal, and create a personalized look you love.
How Hawthorn Helps You Decide If It’s Time for a Siding Replacement
At Hawthorn, we approach siding replacement with the same goal, whether you are replacing your siding for aesthetics or practicality. We want to give our clients the exterior transformation they want and love.
There are many ways to approach a siding replacement project, and when we meet with our clients, we don’t assume anything. Instead, we look at the current siding and then assess the degree of want vs. need.
Our job is to help our clients understand what the investment looks like and help them figure out what they want or need by offering a transparent and informative process. Our clients know what they will get from the project in terms of product performance, longevity, and ROI.
If you aren’t sure whether your siding needs to be replaced, we can help you make that assessment.
- First, we will meet with you in your home and look at your current siding.
- We will discuss your wants and needs as well as your budget.
- Using the latest technology, we create a 3D rendering showing you what your finished siding replacement project will look like.
There are many ways to approach a siding replacement project, and we can build a project based on our client’s goals.
We also offer financing options because we understand that you may not be able to pay for a siding replacement right now but that the cost of a siding replacement will have increased by 15 to 20% in a few years.
Choose a Home Siding Replacement Specialist
Whether you are replacing your siding because you want to or need to, it is vital that you choose a professional company that will help you make the best decisions based on your goals.
Siding is a considerable investment, and you want accurate information to help you get the most out of the process. We would love to chat about new siding options, so contact us for an appointment!