Millions of homeowners choose siding as their exterior of choice. Siding is affordable, attractive, and easy to maintain. Unfortunately, many homeowners don’t know how to maintain their siding. With the following simple tips, you can improve the look of your home and make maintaining your siding a cinch.

Have Your Siding Inspected

Siding doesn’t attract insects like wood exteriors, but there could be mold behind your siding. Mold can be the product of gaps between the structure of your home and the siding. Once moisture gets behind your siding, it creates the perfect habitat for mold to prosper. An inspection by one of our siding specialists can help you determine if you have mold behind your siding.

Get a Professional to Perform Siding Repairs

During the inspection, we also check for other types of damage to your siding. We look for dents and cracks because both can reduce how long your siding lasts. Cracks and dents also make your home appear less attractive. If we locate any damage, we can make the necessary repairs and get your home’s exteriors back in tip-top shape.

Clean Your Siding

You should also clean your siding as needed. How often you clean your siding is determined by your environment. If you are surrounded by trees, then it’s likely that you will have to clean your siding more often than someone who is not. With more trees around your home, you may find that pollen and other debris cling to your siding and make your home look older. To eliminate the hassle and ensure your siding is cleaned properly, consider hiring a professional to pressure wash your home.

Avoid Damaging Your Siding

Once your siding has been inspected, repaired, and cleaned, it’s up to you to continue to maintain it. Even though it’s durable, you want to take extra steps to ensure you don’t damage it. Remember to be extra careful while mowing your lawn. You don’t want to run over objects that could go flying into your siding which can cause dents.

Whether you need a repair or you simply want your siding inspected, our team of experts at Anderson Exteriors is here to help. With years of experience in the industry, we are a cut above the rest. We also offer a wide range of home improvement services that can be packaged together. Give us a call today to see how we can transform the look of your home.