What is siding on a house?

Answer Siding is the protective and decorative finishing layer on the exterior of your home. There are many different kinds of siding, although the term is most often used to describe the wood, vinyl and ... Read More »

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What is the exterior t1-11 house siding?

T1-11 is exterior grade siding for residential and commercial use. Sold in 4 by 8 foot sheets, T1-11 has wide grooves and can be hung with the grooves running vertically or horizontally.HistoryUsed... Read More »

What do you call the wood under the siding on a house?

According to, new homes must have a water-resistant barrier underneath the siding. The barrier is typically sheets of OSB, or oriented strand board with a waterproof wrap. Check wit... Read More »

Your contractor said he would use Tvek house wrap under the vinyl siding and the house has something called Easy Gard is this the same thing?

Answer easy Gard EasyGard is not a DuPont product, unlike some apparent claims made at Home Improvement Stores. Qingdao G & E Bio-Polytex Company LtdA makes EasyGard (also known as G & E Houseguard... Read More »

What kind of shrubs are good for below windows in the front of a white siding house?

Have you considered a Gorgona Canadiensis? (normally a small, well trimmed, bush) I've heard people comment that it's equally good in a bed or up against a wall and I imagine it would perform well ... Read More »