Replacing a home’s siding may not be at the top of most homeowner’s to-do lists. In fact, unless there is a specific and urgent problem with a home’s siding, replacing the siding may not be on the homeowner’s radar at all.
But perhaps it should be.
After all, siding does wear out. It cracks. It breaks. It gets old. Eventually it begins to leak; and when that happens it may already be too late to prevent other major (and potentially expensive) repairs. But how does a homeowner know when a home needs new siding? What are some of the signs that the homeowner should look for, signs which signal that a home’s siding should be replaced before major damage occurs?
Luckily there are specific things the homeowner should look for in determining whether a home’s siding needs replacement. Here are ten sure-fire signs that a home’s siding needs attention before potentially catastrophic damage takes place. Read more