James Hardie Plank Siding

Advantages of James Hardie Siding

Longevity: Most James Hardie board siding comes with a 50 year limited transferable warranty. Cement fiber siding is completely rot and insect resitant. Handles salt ocean spray very well.

Appearance: James Hardie Siding can be made to mimic almost any other siding product, including Cedar Shingle, Wood Lap Board and Wood Shake to name a few. Color options are unlimited and include a 15 year on the finish.

Fire Resistance: James Hardie Cement Fiber Siding is 90% sand and cement. This makes for a very fire resistant siding keeping your family safer.

Weather Resistance: James Hardie Siding is storm resistant at a hurricane level. Wind and hail resistant limits weather damage protecting your family in the worst of weather.

James Hardie Fiber Cement

Possible Disadvantages of James Hardie Cement Siding

Installation Cost: James Hardie is a long lasting product and thus weighs more than traditional vinyl siding. This translates into a higher upfront installation cost.

Maintenance: James Hardie requires to be painted periodically. There is sealing at potential weather entry points.