What Are the Benefits of James Hardie Siding?
- Lifetime value
- Increased home valuation / proven ROI on investment / curb appeal
- Performance and durability
- Design flexibility
- Resistant to weather, water, time, fire and pests
Why Do You Only Install James Hardie Siding?
We represent only quality manufacturers — James Hardie products are the established and recognized industry leader of fiber cement siding. Every James Hardie installation is backed by our “lifetime” workmanship warranty, the best in the entire siding industry, to go alongside each product’s manufacturer’s warranty.
What is Hardie® Siding Made of?
Hardie® siding is made of fiber cement which is made up of a few simple ingredients: Portland cement, sand, water, and cellulose fibers. James Hardie’s formulation includes propriety additives that enhance the performance of the product.
Why is James Hardie® Siding Better Than Vinyl Siding?
Fiber cement siding is better than vinyl siding due to its durability, resistance to pests, fire-resistant properties, and low maintenance requirements. Additionally, fiber cement can mimic the appearance of wood more convincingly than vinyl.
Is James Hardie Siding Resistant to Damaging Weather Elements?
Hardie® fiber cement is non-combustible and will not ignite when exposed to a direct flame, nor will it contribute fuel to a fire. Since fiber cement siding (unlike some vinyl siding) is non-combustible and hail-damage resistant, it can sometimes help reduce home insurance premiums.
How Much Does HardiePlank Lap Siding Cost?
Advanced Home Exteriors will come to your home via scheduled appointment to discuss the scope of your project, different siding/trim/soffit options, and add-ons, and provide you with a fee estimate that includes labor and materials.
**Fiber cement siding costs less than wood, doesn’t attract pests, and is water resistant to protect against swelling, cracking, and buckling—buying you more mileage for your dollar.
What is the Warranty for James Hardie Siding?
James Hardie’s range of siding products come with a 30-year, non-prorated warranty and trim products come with a 15-year, non-prorated warranty.
Where can I find installation instructions and best practice guides for James Hardie building products?
Visit JamesHardiePros.com to find installation instructions, videos, and best practice guides for James Hardie brand products.
What is the proper maintenance and required upkeep for James Hardie siding?
James Hardie recommends customers wash down the exterior surfaces every 6 to 12 months with a garden hose to remove dirt and debris, gently clean your siding with a soft brush or wet soft cloth in a side-to-side motion in the direction of the plank siding. A low-pressure water spray* and a soft medium bristle (non-metal) siding cleaning brush is most suitable for cleaning fiber cement products.