This is one of the best articles I have read regarding the California Wildfire crisis. There will always be debate on who or what should be at fault for the recent uptick in wildfires in California – climate change, forest mismanagement, population growth or equipment failure (such as PG&E). I think we can all agree … Read more Fire-Resistant Is Not Fire-Proof, California Homeowners Discover
Take a look at this very well thought out article from the great Jim Cory about the battle between James Hardie fiber cement and engineered wood siding. I could not have said it better myself. The battle between Hardie and LP has reached a fever pitch in our Northern California market as well. We have … Read more The Battle of Lap Siding
If you have more than several days per year of freezing temperatures and especially if you often times have snow pack sit against your siding, the below article is for you! We work in the South Lake Tahoe area often, and we have first hand experience and knowledge of how hard snow and freezing temperatures … Read more PROTECTING SIDING FROM FREEZE/THAW CYCLE DAMAGE
Matt Risinger and Jordan Smith explore the latest products and trends in exterior siding at the 2018 International Builders’ Show. 3 Generations Improvements is excited to see so many new siding products hit the market. We love to create custom looks for our clients!
We have noticed a shift in how homeowners view their siding purchase. They not only want a durable, low maintenance, warranted siding, they want a unique exterior. They want their home to be different than their neighbors and are willing to use several different siding profiles to do so. Mixing lap with shingles, board & … Read more Current Siding Trends