The Advantages of Fiber-Cement Siding

Choose fiber-cement siding for your house and you may not have to paint it again for 25 years.



installing siding
You’ll need to install vertical wood furring strips to which the siding will be attached before installing the siding over concrete or concrete block walls.
JAMES HARDIE
yellow house with fiber cement siding
Fiber-cement siding is a great option for new construction. Made of cement, sand, and wood fibers, it resists fire, wind, insects, (including termites) and moisture. 
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cartoon Dan cutting siding
Safety first! When sawing fiber-cement siding, be sure to wear a dust mask and eye protection. And protecting your ears from the noise produced by power tools is always a good idea.
KEITH WARD
brown house
Fiber-cement siding is manufactured to resemble cedar shingles and wood clapboards (either wood-grain or smooth). You also can purchase fiber-cement siding that looks like stucco.
JAMES HARDIE
fiber cement siding with window box
Fiber-cement siding is manufactured to resemble cedar shingles and wood clapboards (either wood-grain or smooth).
JAMES HARDIE











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