How to Insulate Siding?

Answer Many reputable builders recommend fastening rigid foam insulation to the exterior walls of a home before the siding is installed. One benefit of this insulation is that it increases the overall ene... Read More »

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I want to insulate my floor in my house if i do so do i put up a plastic sheeting after i put in the insulate?

The plastic sheeting serves as a vapor barrier, and is needed only if your house is in a region where outside temperatures drop below freezing. The principle is that air inside of the house has mo... Read More »

Will my vinyl siding siding snap in ok above windows?

I've hung thousands of sq. feet of vinyl,I personally don't care for it,but how I would do over window cuts is to put the piece above the window first,make 3" rip cut about 1" longer on both ends,... Read More »

You are installing TG vertical random length siding you want to know the best way to join the butt ends of the siding?

Answer I would use a 45 degree angle joint with the top piece over lapping the bottom piece. However you do it, try to think like a rain drop. Hope this helps

Can vinyl siding be installed over wood lap siding?

Vinyl siding can be installed over wood lap siding. The wood lap siding should be checked for rot and termite damage and repaired before being sided over. It may also be necessary to install vertic... Read More »