Aluminum vs Vinyl Siding

Choose the Right Home Siding With Randy J. Smith Construction

Everyone debates between aluminum vs vinyl siding. Siding is one of the most important decisions you can make when it comes to the outside of your home. Not only do you need to think of curb appeal, but also protection of the exterior walls. Two convenient options many people look at are vinyl siding and aluminum siding. Both vinyl and aluminum siding are low maintenance while providing a beautiful look and curb appeal.

Learn the Pros and Cons of Using Vinyl Siding

Vinyl siding comes in a wide range of colors and usually will have a faux wood aesthetic to it. We install vinyl siding in various lap styles. Lap siding refers to a type of siding installation that lays the planks horizontally on your home. They overlap one another, or create a “lap”.  All vinyl resists cracks and breakage from age. It also protects your home from animals trying to burrow under the siding.  A vinyl siding is also easy to clean. If properly cared for, vinyl siding can last for more than six decades.

Understand the Pros and Cons of Using Aluminum Siding

Aluminum is another popular siding material that looks like wood but is very low maintenance. This type of siding comes in various styles. Aluminum is very durable, and holds up to various weather elements. Since it’s a type of metal, it is a fire-resistant siding Aluminum siding is easily cleaned and maintained, but it can dent or show marks from severe weather or other damage. If you need a quick change, this paintable siding allows you to make a change without replacing the siding.

Randy J. Smith Construction & Roofing Offers Various Siding Options

Regardless of the material you choose, Randy J. Smith Construction & Roofing has the perfect solution. Reach out to us to give your home an instant facelift while reducing energy costs.

For more information on aluminum and vinyl siding, give Randy J. Smith Construction & Roofing, a call at (419) 732-2388. We are happy to discuss more on the pros and cons of aluminum vs vinyl siding.