Should i use foam insulation under my vinyl siding?

Answer On One Hand: Use Foam InsullationUse foam insulation under your vinyl siding that is at least 1/2-inch thick and foil-covered on both sides. It will act as a moisture barrier to help keep hot air o... Read More »

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What insulation is used with vinyl siding?

Vinyl siding uses a foam insulation that is fitted to the grooves of the siding. The various manufacturers use different materials to create the foam, which is able to mold to the shape of the sidi... Read More »

How to Prevent Rain From Flowing Under Vinyl Siding at the Foundation?

When properly installed, vinyl siding gives a building a waterproof exterior. Each course of siding overlaps the previous one, so rain is directed away from joints that could allow it to get behind... Read More »

How long should vinyl siding last?

Vinyl siding should last 10 to 15 years when the work is done properly. At this time, the paint may start to fade and you can use a latex paint to help the appearance.Source:This Old House: For the... Read More »

What paint should be used for vinyl siding?

On One Hand: Use the Right PaintVinyl siding paint should be a latex paint with a blend of urethane and acrylic resin. According to Reader's Digest, "getting paint to stick to vinyl is a challenge ... Read More »