With the maintenance associated with wood siding came the desire for an alternative. Aluminum siding fit the bill and has evolved over the years into a very low maintenance and popular siding choice for newer homes.

Aluminum siding comes in strips and has perforated holes at the top for fastening into the exterior wall and interlocking flanges top and bottom to seal against weather.

Aesthetics

  1. Comes in a broad range of styles including horizontal, vertical panels and broad array of prefinished colors
  2. Available in a variety of textures including wood shake/shingle style.

Characteristics

  1. Durable material
  2. Painted finishes fades by time
  3. Prone to denting.
  4. Come primed or repainted

Maintenance

  1. Repainting
  2. Clean with soap water