Cedar Siding And Roofing

A cedar shake roof and siding job on Long Island

Cedar Shake Roof Repairs Near Glen Head

Thinking About Cedar Shake Siding?

Call The Pros At Expressway

The more time marches on, the more people realize how beautiful natural products will be when used for siding or roofing. This is particularly true for cedar wood shake siding and roofing, which offers decades of integrity and adds a beautiful design feature to your Glen Head residence. Natural wood does come with special maintenance requirements, but there’s a lot of value and beauty for property owners to enjoy! Not only is your residence 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 harmed by a storm or hail, wind – or general wear and tear, you could rely on the our roofing experts to get your house’s cedar exterior back in shape.

Replacing Cedar Shakes

Our pros use only the finest cedar products in the industry and our quality and craftsmanship are second to none in the Glen Head area. Get the relief of knowing that your structure is fully protected from roof-related water damage by using cedar. 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 will be in the form of shingles or “shakes.” The beauty, durability and bonuses of cedar have been known for a long time in the United States. Western Red Cedar will help keep warmth inside during the cold Glen Head winter months and retain your interior temperature stable during the New York summer. Homes with cedar siding as their exterior exude a rich, brown warmth.

Various ideas are available for cedar siding, such as rustic or colonial, and it may be buildt horizontally or vertically. Some popular types include cedar and fern. Depending on the type of you look you want to achieve, the wood siding will also be painted or stained. Wood siding may increase the value of your house or building, as well as add that natural element that you can’t get from a vinyl siding product. Our cedar siding could help to insulate your property and reduce thermal conductivity, which could help lower your monthly energy bills.

Repairing Cedar Shakes

No matter which type of wood siding you go with, it should be painted roughly every five years and treated or stained every three years to get the maximum life out of it. The unique tones and patterns of untreated cedar siding mean no two homes look exactly the same. While other colors and styles of siding will look dated, cedar siding is timeless. 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. In the case of a fire, the chemicals that make up the siding give off harmful, potentially deadly fumes. That is not so with cedar. Western red cedar has flame spread and smoke development classifications that are superior to the minimums set by most building codes. Though our workmanship and product choices are excellent, once in a while cedar siding does need to be repaired. Another perk to cedar siding is that it may be replaced easily, and individual sections of it may be repaired easily if necessary.

Cedar increases the long-term value of the residence, as well as the aesthetic appeal. Our technicians have experience in siding hundreds of new structures and buildings. These highly trained and experienced technicians understand the best practices for building cedar siding and may work tirelessly to ensure that your siding is installed correctly so that its extras are maximized and it looks fantastic. If you have existing cedar siding, it’s important to hire a company that knows the optimal way to remove it so that the new material could be installed properly. Expressway specializes in cedar siding and roof restoration, cedar board replacement, staining and all other aspects of restoring or maintaining a residence with cedar siding.

Expressway: The Cedar Shingle Experts

Our pros have served the Long Island region since 2001 and we’ve learned a thing or two about installing cedar siding during that time. Our pros are plugged in to the ideal practice involved with constructing with 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 cedar siding experts are fully insured and licensed to work in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. All of our employees undergo a thorough background check and our pros consistently earn an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau. Our workmanship on all siding jobs is backed by a warranty – and We even offer a warranty on some repair work. Our Google reviews are a testament to our quality work.

Be sure to call us or email us today for a free estimate on your cedar siding house project. There is no job that we consider too big or too small. If you own a building near Glen Head – 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 structure, give us a call. Our cedar siding experts will be delighted 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 could meet all of your needs.

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