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Rabbeted Bevel Wood Siding


Rabbeted Bevel Wood Siding

Wood siding is not something everyone is after, it tends to come with homeowner’s concern for maintenance, degradation and replacement. This is why vinyl products have become the most popular siding product in North America, it’s cheap, it’s plastic, and it lasts long. It takes a particular person to interest themselves in wood, which as we all know is not your average siding product. As a builder interested in creating beautiful craftsman homes …

Wood siding prices clapboard


Wood siding prices clapboard

Our wide live edge wood siding is made from choice Eastern White Pine logs and comes beveled comparable to traditional clapboards. This wood siding will give your lakeside or mountain home a well refined provincial look. It also works very well on the gabel ends of log homes to contrast and to tone down the power of the logs. This wood siding is applied in the same manner as clapboards, but with the advantage of an average of an 8 inch exposed face …

Wood clapboard siding size


Wood clapboard siding size

Quartersawn, vertical grain clapboards are the best investmentyou can make for your home. This highly stable product is always recommendedfor applications with extreme weather exposure, or for surfaces which takeabuse. This milling procedure leaves a straight, vertical grain which minimizes cupping, warping and twisting. Quartersawing exposes the maximum numberof grain surfaces, which act like capillaries to better absorb paint andstain. The following …

Replace wood siding panels


Replace wood siding panels

Wood panel siding can help give your home an attractive appearance. Panels of wood are laid over exterior walls to cover the wall surface. The wood is available in various sizes, shapes and textures. This allows you to create a particular design. In most cases, the panels measure 8 to 10 by 4 feet. Wood siding has always been one of the most popular choices because of the warm and natural appearance it gives a home. It is also one of the easier siding …

Remove Stain from wood siding


Remove Stain from wood siding

If you are reading this article then you have either made the mistake of thinking you could stain the deck or fence beside the house without masking off the siding, or you are really, really bored. Either way thanks for reading and let’s begin. As I started to apply the stain, wiping the brush back and forth on the wood, I realized that the stain was spraying off the end of the brush at the end of each stroke. My first concern was spotting on the …

Painting rough wood siding


Painting rough wood siding

Rough sawn lumber is often more difficult to repaint than traditional, smooth lumber because of the roughness and depth of the wood grain. Paint can appear to be solidly attached, when it s really loose. This can lead to damage from dry rot as water seeps behind the paint. You want to prepare rough sawn lumber properly to ensure your new paint job seals the exterior of your home from the outside elements. Inspect for any needed repairs and complete …

Wood siding for manufactured homes


Wood siding for manufactured homes

We Have Beautiful Athens Pine Mountain Cabin Manufactured Homes Perhaps you have that ideal lot out in the country and want the perfect manufactured home for it. Something rustic but modern. Something cozy but spacious. Something to fit right into the country setting and not be an eye-sore. Well, have you ever thought of an Athens Pine Mountain Cabin? These Are Not Your Average Homes The Pine Mountain Cabin manufactured home is not your normal home …

Stained wood siding maintenance


Stained wood siding maintenance

Cedar siding homes have similar maintenance, cleaning and staining needs as log homes. Generally there are three possible processes from which to choose, and our recommendation will be based on the current condition of the existing stain on your home. If the finish on your cedar siding home has failed, it is best to remove it and apply new stain to the bare wood. If the finish on your cedar siding home is in good condition but is weathered and in …