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From monthly archives: April 2019

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How A Screened Porch Benefits Your Home

Adding a screen to your porch can open a wide variety of options for you and your family. Whether it be barbecues, enjoying drinks in the sun, or simply looking at the stars at night, a screened porch can offer so much opportunity to enjoy the outside (without the hassle that generally comes with being in the great outdoors). Here's a look at some of the many benefits that come with a screened porch.

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Fantastic Siding Made from High-Tech Materials

Siding materials have improved significantly over the past decade. The best materials have increased durability and other beneficial characteristics while at the same time are very attractive when installed on any home or commercial property.

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2019's Most Popular Siding Color Ideas

When it comes to siding, durability and efficiency normally trump color. Still, it’s possible to pick a trendy, year-round color to match your home’s finest aspects. Depending on your location, you’ve probably seen a variety of unique siding options out there.

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4 Signs You Should Replace Your Windows This Spring

Have you been using the upcoming spring season as a way to distract yourself from this winter's bone-chilling temperatures? If so, then you're not alone! While your thoughts might drift to installing a new porch or adding some landscaping fixtures to your yard, the spring is also a good time to consider replacing your windows. In fact, if you notice any of the following four signs, then you should move such a project to the top of your list, and contact C&T Siding now for a free estimate.

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Why Fiber Cement Siding is Great for Homes

As many people continue to find ways that make their homes look great for decades to come, many have turned to fiber cement siding to protect their homes’ exteriors. With the continuous rise in popularity of fiber cement siding, we constantly hear the questions, “So what's the appeal of fiber cement?” and “How does it contribute to the longevity of your home?”

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Similarities & Differences of Shake & Slate Roofing

When it comes to roofing, it all boils down to longevity, energy efficiency, and durability. So when it’s time to decide on a new roofing material for your home, many have to decide between shake or slate roofing. Even the thought might sound intimidating; therefore, our team is here to elaborate on the similarities and differences between shake and slate roofing.

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The Difference Between Ultrex Wood Windows and Generic Wood Windows

When one must replace their windows, they oftentimes have to decide whether to use Ultrex wood windows or generic wood windows for their home. However, the difference between the two can be significantly different. Thankfully, we're here to explain the difference between Ultrex wood windows versus generic windows (and why you'll likely stick with Ultrex).

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New Siding Color Trends for Luxury Homes

We all want our luxury homes to have that “wow” factor. There are definitely some popular color trends for siding and finishes this year. You especially need to be aware of this if you are planning to put your home on the market for sale.

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How to Survey Your Home After a Storm

A single storm can leave a home in shambles. Still, some damages can’t be seen. In some cases, rough weather can wreak havoc beneath a home’s exterior. Storms are more than swirling wind—humidity, alone, can damage fiber cement siding over time. Intense rain, meanwhile, can slowly erode the lining of exterior doors.

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