James Hardie Styles that Make a Statement
When it’s time for a home exterior upgrade, siding packs a big punch when it comes to improving your home’s curb appeal and protecting it from the elements.
James Hardie styles offer you a wide variety of choices for your home exterior’s new look. Find the perfect complement to your home architecture and match your style preference with gorgeous siding.
Popular James Hardie Siding Styles
1. HardiePlank Lap Siding
Lap siding is also known as clapboard or plank siding; its classic look makes it James Hardie’s most popular siding style. It promises timeless design and ideal custom color and texture. It’s seen on traditional homes with small to midsize siding planks and wide trim boards. Contemporary homes can also choose this siding by eliminating trim and using alternating plank exposures.
2. HardieShingle Siding
Also known as shake siding, shingle siding is typically used on Victorian or Cape Cod style homes. It can be used to accent roof gables, and as a main feature of a home exterior. Get the warm, classic look of cedar wood with the low maintenance and durability of James Hardie siding by choosing HardieShingle Siding for your home exterior.
3. HardiePanel Vertical Siding
Also known as panel siding, vertical siding is easily spotted by its tall, wide panels that deliver a clean, crisp look perfect for contemporary homes. Enjoy vertical siding with simple lines that create a modern look.
4. Hardie Board-and-Batten Look
This trendy style with wide vertical planks (boards) that are joined together by thin vertical strips (battens) to cover seams, creating a rustic chic aesthetic. If you want to achieve the popular farmhouse look, gorgeous vertical siding will create it perfectly.
Give your home the perfect finish by accenting your home’s unique features like its front door, corners, columns, fascia, and windows with eye-catching James Hardie trim. Choose from Rustic Grain Batten Boards, Smooth Batten Boards, 4/4 Rustic for vintage appeal, 4/4 Smooth for its timeless look, 5/4 Rustic for raised texture that mimics wood, or 5/4 Smooth for its sleek, crisp look.
6. HardieSoffit Panels
Cover the underside of your roof eaves and exterior porch ceilings with HardieSoffit panels. Available in both smooth and vented profiles to match your style preferences and building code requirements. Choose from soffit options such as the practical Non-vented Cedarmill with raised texture that mimics wood but doesn’t rot, or charming Beaded Porch Panel, perfect for cottage style or traditional homes. Or consider the Vented Cedarmill Panels, which mimic the look of wood and add vents to meet code requirements.
7. James Hardie Aspyre Collection—for Distinct Taste
The newest line of siding style options is none other than the James Hardie Aspyre Collection. Ideal for contemporary or modern homes, this luxury collection combines the thick, distinctive patterns of Artisan® siding with the smooth, geometric Reveal® Panel System. It offers homeowners and architects inspiring options that allow you to express your unique style and taste with the perfect siding solution for your home.
The Value of Choosing James Hardie Siding
With James Hardie siding installation, you get a host of benefits such as:
Durable siding you can rely on
James Hardie fiber cement siding stands up to weather with ease. From harsh humidity to the change of seasons and extreme temperatures, this robust siding continues to offer you high performance in spite of its 24/7 exposure to the elements. James Hardie siding stands up to rain, hail, snow, ice, and storms. It resists water damage, so you don’t have to be concerned about the possibility of wood rot or warping. James Hardie siding typically lasts up to 50 years. It delivers reliable protection to your biggest investment—your home.
Beautiful siding that boosts curb appeal
When it comes to looks, James Hardie fiber cement siding delivers. The resale value of your home will increase when you have this gorgeous siding installed. It is so thick, it can mimic wood siding and even stucco siding, giving you the look you love without the high maintenance wood and stucco require.
Outstanding siding with low maintenance
James Hardie fiber cement siding only needs to be cleaned twice a year with a garden hose and medium bristle nylon brush. Its beauty and durability make it a low maintenance siding that simply needs to be repainted every 15 years.
Reliable siding with a 30-year warranty
The James Hardie company is so confident in their siding products, they offer a 30-year non-prorated, transferable warranty. Simply have your siding installed by a James Hardie Preferred Contractor, and your warranty will be honored, giving you peace of mind and decades of high-performance siding.
Fire resistant siding you can count on
Noncombustible James Hardie siding won’t contribute to a fire. It is both fire and heat resistant, and some insurance companies even offer discounts due to its fire resistant qualities.
Pest resistant siding that saves hassles
Avoid the trouble pests such as termites, carpenter ants, and stink bugs cause by investing in pest resistant James Hardie fiber cement siding.
Third-party tested siding
HardiePlank siding was awarded the prestigious Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval after rigorous testing on its fade resistance, moisture resistance, fire resistance and more.
Falcon Exteriors—Atlanta’s James Hardie Siding Replacement Contractor
At Falcon Exteriors, we offer free consultations and provide you with a detailed estimate within 48 hours. As members of the Remodeling Association of Georgia, we adhere to strict installation standards. We understand how challenging it can be when your home exterior deteriorates, so we developed a simple process that has helped hundreds of homeowners in the greater Atlanta area transform their home exterior.
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