What is Siding and What Does It Do?
Siding refers to the material that is intended to protect the exterior side of a house, building or wall. This material is similar to a roof, its intent is to form the first line of defense against environmental factors like wind, rain, heat, cold and snow. It makes the inside of your home more comfortable and suitable for living.
Siding is available in different styles, and this can help give your home a more elegant appeal. Siding is available in different material types such as: Plastic, Stone, Wood, Thatch, Brick, Asphalt, Metal, Composite. Masonry and Insulate. Siding is a weather resistant material, but sometimes damage can occur.
We will do our best to repair the siding without the need of a Full Siding replacement. Especially if it’s only a small localized area affected with damage. However, if siding replacement is needed, we will be sure to inform you with the best available prices and help you select siding that will enhance your homes beauty.
Steps for Siding Repair/Replacement
- We first assess the damage by evaluating the damaged siding to see what level of damage has occurred and if any parts of the building can still be used.
- Then we remove any bad siding in a clean manner so that the newly installed siding fits together correctly with no obvious defects. We will also assess the siding to make sure there was no other damages related to termites.
- Next we apply a new underlayment of siding that complies with manufacture specifications and code enforcement. Once completed the area will look natural as if it was never repaired.
- Lastly, we finish up with caulking and cover with paint to its properly sealed. However, Vinyl Siding does not require paint.
At Rescue Roofing of Tampa INC. we make it our mission to provide excellent quality work that is based solely on our customers needs. Call us today to get an Estimate for Siding Repair or Replacement for your home or business.
*(We offer these repairs during November-March)