Is it too late in 2021 to start your new siding project? Many homeowners carefully plan their big decisions like replacing their home’s siding. If you live in a state with four seasons, you may think you’ve missed your opportunity to replace your siding this year. But this begs the question, which season is the best for working on your house’s exterior?
Hot summer weather might seem like the ideal time, but extremely warm temperatures can have negative effects on the installation of vinyl siding. Then again, there are other reasons not to install vinyl regardless of the season. See our article 6 Compelling Reasons NOT To Use Vinyl Siding. If you’re looking at cedar siding or James Hardie siding, then summer can be a great time to schedule an installation. The only downside for summer installation with other siding materials is that contractors tend to get a lot of calls in the summer and can be very busy. It might be hard to find someone to do the work in the summer or it may cost more because of the increased demand. [Read more…]