Milwaukee Siding Companies Offer More Than Simple Aesthetic Appeal

Bud Dietrich, an architect and Houzz Contributor, compared house siding to the clothing that people wear. Just as our preferences in clothes usually depends on our location and the fashion statement that we want to make, so do the local climate and the look we want for our houses influence our choice of siding. In both cases, budget is also a factor. Most homeowners are delighted by the idea of “one and done” approach when choosing the exterior of their houses. The rationale behind this is simple: they do not want to go through the inconvenience of repainting and amending any sign of deterioration. Everyone wants to have an exterior that can survive for many years, and this is what most Milwaukee siding companies look into when they assess their customers' needs. In an article for Houzz.com, Dietrich provides a guide to exterior siding choices to help homeowners pick what is best for them. Horizontal lap siding is one of the most popular ones; it can be made from wood, aluminum, vinyl, or fiber cement and typically fits a colonial or traditional home. On the other hand, board and batten siding is available in wood and fiber cement, and suits traditionally-designed [...]