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Repair wood siding your house


Repair wood siding your house

This Project Blog is about wood siding repair and exterior repaint on a home in the Diana Shores subdivision Merritt Island, FL. We were contracted to repair a section of the wood siding that had water damage from years of just being in the elements of the harsh Florida climate and then repaint the entire exterior of this Merritt Island home. First task was to remove a 2 x 16 section of the wood siding at the bottom of the north side of the home that …

Wood Siding on Interior Walls


Wood Siding on Interior Walls

There are many options for siding available in Fairbanks, Alaska, however some types make more sense than others. On the house featured here our clients preferred the natural lap siding look. They considered cedar but after some discussion went with pre-”stained” concrete fiber lap siding mostly because it is maintenance free . Low maintenance siding makes your life better…you have enough to do as a home owner. ing on UV exposure. Unless you have …

Types of horizontal wood siding


Types of horizontal wood siding

Believe it or not, once you decide on wood siding over vinyl, aluminum, fiber cement or various other choices, you still have a few more choices to make. One of the largest choices is the type of wood siding you would like on your home. There are several choices, each with their own benefits as well as look, which is why it is important to know the difference so you can pick the siding that is right for you. Vertical Wood Siding Choices Plank – This …

Wood panels House siding


Wood panels House siding

My initial plan was to put cedar shingles on the whole house. That plan ran into several snags: 1) Shingles are made from old growth cedar and plastering old growth wood over my house didn t seem like the right thing to do. 2) I wanted to see the wood grain through the finish which means that I woud have to use a transparent or semi-transparent finish. The people at Miller Shingles in Granite Falls told me that going that route, I d have to refinish …

West Side Wood Products


West Side Wood Products

Many students who attend The SUNY Canton College of Technology in Canton, New York reside in off-campus housing across the Grasse River in the village of Canton. In order to access the campus on foot they utilize two new Glulam pedestrian bridges which were engineered, fabricated, and supplied by Western Wood Structures. These modern bridges span the river to an island in between. There were two original bridges built in the 1960’s which had reached …

Wood siding material cost


Wood siding material cost

Do you need to know the range of average installed costs for Wood Siding in your zip code ? Do you need an independent, 2014 cost breakdown of Wood Siding material and installation costs? The Homewyse Wood Siding cost estimator provides up to date pricing information for your area. Enter your zip code, the size of your project below and click Update . The table below summarizes the average 2014 cost to install Wood Siding in your area for good, better …