Will Vinyl Siding Increase Or Decrease the Value of Your Home

Vinyl siding has created quite a tempest in the world of construction. While some in the building trades hail this type of siding as the best invention since the wheel and point out it's many advantages such as low cost, low maintenance and durability. Others in the industry claim vinyl siding cheapens the look of your home and lowers it's value....
Jan 10, 2015 |

Exterior Siding Problems and Water Leaks

Water intrusion; a major siding problem and how to manage it.  If you are having problems with water intrusion in your home or building and water is getting through your siding you need to get a plan to help get it resolved. The common problems with the exterior of a home or condo building are as follows;
Dec 19, 2014 |

Why Fiber Cement Siding Is Superior To Other Sidings

Fiber cement siding is often used to cover a house to seamlessly create a look of wood or vinyl siding. Invented over a century ago by James Hardie, this cement board siding was originally used as an exterior product to withstand the extreme climates while retaining the beauty of the house. Nowadays, this product is widely used in every part of...
Dec 19, 2014 |

The Best Siding Contractors to Service Your Home

There are times when people end up looking to the wrong people about the services that they need and the quality of the work as a result is affected. But this cannot be easily done for home installations. There are components in one's house that needs to be stable in order for the whole structure to be able to withstand the harsh elements. One...
Dec 19, 2014 |

Factors to Consider When Choosing a Vinyl Siding Contractor

If you are considering new sidings, vinyl sidings offer a great option. With its rich colors and impressive textures, it offers beautiful wood grains as well as rock-solid durability. Furthermore, it is stylish and cost-effective, providing many years of worry-free and low-maintenance protection to the home. Besides fixing the it is important to...
Dec 19, 2014 |

Weatherside Purity Thatched Shingles

Weatherside fiber cement siding is the one and only solution for replacing or repairing old asbestos siding shingles. It is available in a variety of sizes and shapes to match many of the old siding shingles installed over the last 60 years. Unlike some of the original siding shingles that it replaces, Weatherside pre-primed siding shingles...
Apr 6, 2015 |

Provides online buying guides, including comparisons, maintenance tips, Q and A's and more, on vinyl, wood, cedar and aluminum house siding installation.
May 4, 2016 |

Siding and Stucco

Offers a new siding and stucco home remodeling showroom with samples of cedar, metal and vinyl siding.
May 4, 2016 |

Jordan's Siding Roofing

Offers roofing, siding, gutter repair, gutter cleaning, painting and home repairs. Philadelphia, Pa.
May 4, 2016 |

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More

The story behind DC Diaper Bank, a resource for parents

Corinne Cannon remembers well an especially challenging night when her first child, Jack, was an infant. The evening prompted Ms. Cannon to consider her own situation in the context of other... Read More