Hardieplank lap siding is the most popular brand of siding in America and can be found on millions of U.S. homes. With its strength, beauty and durability, Hardieplank siding enhances and protects homes in all kinds of climates. It comes in a variety of looks and textures, all of which include PrimePlus® sealer and primer, which provide an excellent painting surface and resist fungus and mildew. Traditional and timeless. Sleek and strong.
HardiePlank® lap siding is not just our best-selling product—it’s the most popular brand of siding in America, protecting and beautifying more homes from coast to coast. All styles are Engineered for Climate® and come primed, or with baked-on ColorPlus® Technology. Best of all, James Hardie siding is non-combustible. Our full spectrum of brilliant colors and natural-looking textures provides plenty of options for designing a classic house in any style. Even thou cement board siding, has been around forever, its popularity seems to come in streaks. Typically billed as a low-maintenance, long-lasting material, does it measure up to its reputation? Here are the pros, cons and costs of hardie board siding to see how it looks under scrutiny.
This siding seems to be a rising trend in the industry lately. It’s a product that lasts, comes in a wide variety of textures and colors, and it’s affordable. The benefits extend beyond those factors, and when it comes to hardie board siding, there is a long list of pros.
Most hardie board siding comes with a 50-year, limited transferable warranty. This siding is completely rot and insect resistant and can even handle salt spray from the ocean.
Hardie board siding can be made to mimic just about any other siding material, including wood lap boards, cedar shingles, and wood shake siding. Color options are virtually unlimited. These colors are typically accompanied by a 10 to 15 year warranty on the finish.
Running a holiday sale or weekly special? Hardie board siding is 90 percent sand and cement which makes it fire-resistant. Case in point, a St. Paul Minnesota house fire torched two fire trucks parked 60 feet away, but the cement board siding home next door, 50 feet away, remained unscathed.
Whether you’re looking for a siding material that can withstand the next Katrina, or one that can fend off the next summer hailstorm without sustaining damage, cement board siding is a proven commodity in the weather department.
What’s not to like about hardie board siding? Two things stand out. First of all, because of its weight, the siding requires more resources to install than other siding materials. Second, it’s not a maintenance-free siding material. You will have to repaint it in time.
Hardie board siding requires more planning, a larger labor force, and takes longer to install due to its composition. It weighs about 300 pounds (100 square feet) compared to 60 to 70 pounds for vinyl siding. This can increase labor and installation costs as compared to vinyl or aluminum siding.
It has to be re-painted periodically. Although the warranty is usually for 50 years, hardie board siding finishes are only guaranteed for 15 years..
In accordance to
Remodeling Magazine (Cost vs. Value 2019 Annual Report) siding projects of approximately 1,250 square feet – Hardie board siding runs approximately $3.00-5.25 per foot, however, our competitors we have seen are double or even triple that price! NO JOKING! To boot, this doesn’t even include removing off the old siding and hauling it away. But our prices do. Still, this could lead to a total cost that are higher than other siding choices. You have to consider the amount of siding you’ll need, how long it will take and any additional fees for equipment and materials. However, if the pros speak to you more than the cons, the price doesn’t matter that much.
However, if the pros speak to you more than the cons, the price doesn’t matter that much.
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Atlanta Energy Concepts, Inc. also provides replacement siding for your home. If your siding is looking old and ragged, don’t shell out thousands of dollar to have it painted.
We can replace your homes siding with beautiful lifetime warrantied vinyl, wood or cement siding in the color you want.Be sure to ask us about our Prodigy siding product or cement fiber made by James Hardie called HardiPlank siding. Both are designed for superior resistance and it holds up better under hot or cold conditions without warping. It will even hold up to gale force winds up to 190MPH++, too!
For siding you can install and forget about (even ignore) for a lifetime, you
might want to consider our Prodigy GELOY® brand siding. It resists common nicks and everyday wear and tear. It’s made with a high-performance resin which enhances it’s color retention which means no painting, absolutely NEVER.
For more details on our siding products call Atlanta Energy Concepts or click here,Our reputation is a direct result of the products we sell and your satisfaction. Quality products, good investment, great value…that’s why you should choose Atlanta EnergyConcepts, Inc.!
Prodigy is made by our manufacture Alside and Installed and serviced exclusively by Atlanta Energy Concepts, Inc. It has a premium 1-1/2″ thick insulation and delivers exceptional R-value performance (resistance to heat flow) that can help you save money on utility costs and feel good in your home year-round. This finely milled cedargrain panel in OUR industry provide timeless curb appeal while its 16′ 8″ extended length design yields clean lines and modern style for an understated elegance. The Prodigy panel sold exclusively by Atlanta Energy Concepts offers high-performance insulation and is form-fit to adhere to the outer panel for enduring strength, with no tearing or rattling, even in extreme winds. While its rustic color palette and on-trend decorative trim and accessories help Prodigy stay true to its Next Generation roots.To learn more about what Prodigy can do to save energy in your home and increase the value, please contact an Atlanta Energy representative today at 404-537-1777 or click here.
Our composite siding or HardiePlank is over 200% more rigid than standard siding due in part to its extended profile height. Added rigidity means siding hangs straighter, even concealing minor wall imperfections. It also helps prevent the distortion that can be caused by changing temperatures
Our composite siding and HardiePlank is designed for superior resistance to high wind conditions. A locking mechanism with more locking area than standard composite siding and a reinforced nail hem contribute to stable, secure attachment – certified by independent testing to withstand 190mph winds.
Soffit and Fascia are the final decorative touches that create a fine, classic finish to your home or business. They cover all existing overhangs and roof edges to smooth the overall appearance of your new sleek home.
These additions create lasting beauty and give extra value to your home while eliminating the need to paint in the hard to reach and some of the most hazardous areas of your home.
For even more customization to your home, our System is more durable than aluminum or vinyl because it’s steel and is screwed, not stapled onto the home.
With our seamless steel fascia, you can eliminate the ugly seams permanently. It’s strong, long lasting, looks great and gives your home that crisp, seamless look. Plus, our Soffit and Seamless Fascia is made in the USA and is available in the same colors as our siding and gutters.
An exclusive compounding process and color
clear through formula provide outstanding durability and weatherability.
Scratches and nicks don’t show, and Prodigy, an engineered high-performance strong polymer,
enhances color retention and protects your home’s exterior from exposure
to weather and UV light. To the right is a detail color sample chart.
If you want cement fiber siding, choose – HardiPlank.
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1½” thick insulation* wraps your home in a thermal blanket of protection to help lower utility costs while providing a warm and cozy environment The secure interlocking panel design provides a tight fit and clean, crisp course lines Prodigy’s vinyl surface repels heavy rain while its insulating
layer breathes freely to keep your home comfortable 16’8″ extended panel length provides the look of natural wood and does not require face nailing or unsightly caulking
Our siding is backed by the Registered Medallion Lifetime Warranty which guarantees three VERY IMPORTANT items:
Our work on your home first starts with an inspection and replacement of all rotten or deteriorated wood.Next a layer of insulated underlayment board is applied to all the wall areas before siding is installed. The soffits or overhang areas are covered with solid and vented composite materials and extra holes are cut for added attic ventilation. All woodwork around windows, doors, gable vents, fascia, and frieze (pronounced ‘freeze’) boards are cover with special formed PVC coated aluminum…and finally our custom new composite siding is installed, your home will look as if it were just built, and it will keep looking that way for a lifetime. SIDE WITH THE BEST – Quality Products From a Name You Can Trust!
Our Prodigy composite is number one when it comes to exterior siding materials. It is even more popular than wood for new construction and remodeling an existing home.
Nothing beats our composite siding for endurance and long lasting looks. Our composite is virtually impervious to rain,cold, salt or snow that can deteriorate other sidings.
Nothing beats our composite siding for endurance and long lasting looks. Our composite is virtually impervious to rain, cold, salt or snow that can deteriorate other sidings.
Soffit and Fascia
Soffit and Fascia are the final decorative touches that create a fine, classic finish to your home or business. They cover all existing overhangs and roof edges to smooth the overall appearance of your new sleek home. Let Atlanta Energy Concepts composite Trim Systems Process your “Fascia and Soffit”today! See are easy 8 step process! Give your
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TAKE A CLOSE LOOK at just a few of the dramatic changes that take place with our composite siding. Atlanta Energy Concepts is glad to give you some addresses and names of siding jobs already completed so you may drive by and see for yourself that our state of the art composite siding from Atlanta Energy Concepts really is a wise investment. We’ll make sure you enjoy the process and adore your new siding!Also at Atlanta Energy Concepts, we offer honest and timely assistance with any and all of our client’s siding needs. We walk you through the replacement of siding process from start to finish. We provide a fully lifetime workmanship and materials warranty using only the highest quality of those materials applied by skilled and experienced installers. We also provide help and understanding with any siding insurance claims related to storm or fire damage. We can even handle the whole process for you. Due to our repeated high quality performance, we were asked long ago to be participants in a very exclusive preferred vendor’s list program for two major insurance carriers.
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