Cement Board /LP Siding

Alside-2These days there are more choices in siding materials due to the problems with vinyl fading or cracking or the old masonite getting rotten or unable for wood to take paint.

With LP smartside and Hardie board siding they are the newer product that has seen many changes threw out the years to help with the them type of problems. There is still a up keep to them , like painting and making sure the caulking is holding up after years or problems will arise with this type of siding . But if done well and using a high quality paint and caulk you can get years of great looking siding.
This Hard board siding can resemble stucco, wood clapboards, or cedar shingles, depending on how the panels are textured. Fiber cement siding is more durable than wood or stucco, and is also fire resistant.
Although more expensive than vinyl, fiber cement siding is considerably less expensive than wood. Fiber cement siding has become popular because it requires little maintenance and can have a natural, wood-like appearance.