Cedar Siding And Roofing

Cedar Shake Siding Repairs Near Garden City Park

Need Your Cedar Shakes Fixed?

Call The Pros At Expressway

The more time goes by, the more people realize how beautiful natural materials can be when used for roofing. This is particularly true for cedar wood shake roofing, which offers decades of protection and adds a gorgeous design feature to your Garden City Park residence. Natural wood does come with special maintenance requirements, but there’s a lot of value and beauty for customers to enjoy! Not only is your property one of your most valuable assets, it’s also the place you and your family should feel most comfortable and safe. When your roof gets damaged by a storm or hail, wind – or general wear and tear, you can rely on the pros at Expressway to get your property’s cedar exterior back in shape.

Repairing Cedar Shingles

We address everything from cedar siding and cedar roof repair to a full roof replacement with cedar products. Cedar siding has been used on dwellings for hundreds of years. Wood shingles are usually made from western red cedar, cypress, pine and redwood trees. The cedar can be cut to form planks that are fit together, or can be in the form of shingles or “shakes.” The beauty, durability and perks of cedar have been known for a long time in the United States. Cedar siding features great dimensional stability, which allows it retain its shape while also taking well to nailing and staining. Homes with cedar siding as their exterior exude a rich, brown warmth.

Horizontal options include clapboard, shingles and shakes and vertical options such as board and batten are just a few of the choices available. Once you decide on what style of wood siding you want to go with, it’s time to choose what type of wood you want to use. Depending on the type of you look you want to achieve, the wood siding can also be painted or stained. With over 20 years in the cedar siding business, our professionals can help you figure out which option will complement your dwelling or building fittingly. Although cedar siding does require maintenance, it can look beautiful and is resilient for years (if you are diligent about painting and staining it every few years).

Replacing Cedar Shingles

Another extra of wood siding is that it is available locally in many regions, is biodegradable and is fairly low in embodied energy. Plus, old-growth trees make recycled or salvaged materials viable green options. Homeowners can treat the siding with stains, finishes or oils to create a variety of different textures, looks and colors. Because cedar has such a classic look, it goes well with different types of structures. Cedar fibers in the heartwood contain natural preservatives that are toxic to decay-causing fungi. Vinyl siding is very popular, however, it has one serious drawback. With cedar shingles or shake cladding, a structure has true personality, setting it apart in the neighborhood. Though our workmanship and product choices are excellent, once in a while cedar siding does need to be fixed. Another plus to cedar siding is that it can be replaced easily, and individual sections of it can be replaced easily if necessary.

An example of cedar’s aesthetic appeal is the Hampton’s style houses that dominate the east end of Long Island. Our pros have experience in siding hundreds of new dwellings and buildings. These highly trained and experienced technicians understand the perfect practices for building cedar siding and will work tirelessly to ensure that your siding is installed correctly so that its advantages are maximized and it looks fantastic. If you have existing cedar siding, it’s important to hire a company that knows the perfect way to remove it so that the new material can be installed properly. Expressway specializes in cedar siding and roof restoration, cedar board replacement, staining and all other aspects of restoring or maintaining a dwelling with cedar siding.

Expressway: Expert Cedar Shake Contractors

We have served the Long Island region since 2001 and we’ve learned a thing or two about building with cedar siding during that time. Our technicians are plugged in to the perfect practice involved with installing cedar siding. Expressway has built a superb reputation on the foundation of customer service, highly-skilled workmanship and superior products – and it has helped keep us in business for more than two decades. Our pros are fully insured and licensed to work in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. All of our employees undergo a thorough background check and our siding experts consistently earn an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau. Our workmanship on all siding jobs is backed by a warranty, and Our technicians even offer a warranty on some repair work. Our Google reviews are a testament to our quality work.

Be sure to contact us or email us today for a free estimate on your cedar siding house project. There is no job that our pros consider too big or too small. If you own a residence near Garden City Park – our experts can be there in no time to conduct a cedar roof or cedar siding inspection for you. If you think cedar siding might be right for your residence, give us a call. Our cedar siding experts will be happy to give you details on all of our options, answer any questions that you have and provide recommendations to help you choose an option that will meet all of your needs.