Siding & Exterior Trim
I've been using vinyl on the affordable homes I've built over the last few decades for a couple of simple reasons.
Why a rain screen wall is important to the energy and durability detailing on a Passive House.
Insects can get into the little parts of a wall and muck up water and air movement details
Lead-Safe RRP compliance demonstration video.
It can come from surprising places
Pry out, slide down, slip in
A faster way to build affordable housing in a tropical climate. It is a quick build when compared to standard block and stucco.
Bright and dark colors used to be bad choices for vinyl, but better polymers and manufacturing process have reduced fading, cracking, and expansion.
Historically, shutters were used for protection and light management. These shutters do both at the same time.
I like to see the guts of buildings when the surfaces crumble and reveal what's behind the plaster and paint.
Vertical siding offers easy solutions to some of the problems with horizontal siding
A bellyband turned sideways and placed vertically makes a great inside corner