You have finally taken the plunge! After careful research into the numerous advantages of siding, you have decided that it is time to freshen up the exterior of your home in a big way by having siding installed. Not only are you looking to instantly increasing the curb appeal of your home, but you can also enjoy more free time due to the reduced maintenance requirements. An improved comfort level because of the insulating properties of siding can also mean lower utility bills year round. To make choosing the right siding for your needs, keep the following considerations in mind. 

 

  • The Climate

Everyone already knows that Minnesota presents some of the most challenging weather in the country. With the region's extreme cold, any siding material that you choose will need to be designed to withstand sharp drops in temperature. If you also live in an area that tends to get hail, protect the exterior of your Coon Rapids home by choosing a material such as steel. It provides superior resistance to denting and is coupled with a contemporary appeal. 

 

  • Your Home's Architecture

Your Victorian style home will likely lose much of its charm and beauty if you use steel siding. Cedar shakes -- either scalloped or rough cut -- enable your Ramsey home to retain its unique style. You will also enjoy the low maintenance and energy savings that comes with using vinyl siding. Similarly, a trendy and ultra-modern home outfitted with vertical board and batten could play down your house's natural architecture and work against it. 

 

  • Your Budget
  • Overall, vinyl siding is an excellent choice for an exterior material for your home -- regardless of your budget. Not only is it affordable when compared to other types of materials, it can also reduce your utility costs over the long term. In addition, you can find budget-friendly vinyl siding choices as well as high-end materials to suit any budget. 

Anderson Exteriors installs a wide range of different types of siding for homeowners in the Coon Rapids, Blaine, Andover and Ramsey areas of Minnesota. With years of experience and thousands of satisfied customers, Anderson Exteriors works closely with you to find the right material for the job. Contact them today for a free quote!