Cedar Siding And Roofing

Cedar Shake Roof Repairs Near Glen Head

Thinking Of Replacing Your Cedar Shingles?

Revitalize Your Home’s Exterior

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 Glen Head dwelling. 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 house 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 can rely on the pros at Expressway to get your home’s cedar exterior back in shape.

Is Your Cedar Siding Musty?

Our pros fix everything from cedar siding and cedar roof repair to a full roof replacement with cedar products. Cedar siding has been used on structures 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 plusses 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. In a world made up mostly of dwellings with the same old vinyl siding, residences clad with cedar siding stand out as classic, unique and beautiful.

Various options are available for cedar siding, such as rustic or colonial, and it can be crafted horizontally or vertically. Some popular types include cedar and fern. Depending on the type of you look you want to achieve, the wood siding can also be painted or stained. Wood siding can increase the property value of your dwelling or building, as well as add that natural element that you can’t get from a vinyl siding product. 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).

Repairing Cedar Shakes

Another extra of wood siding is that it is available locally in many regions, is biodegradable and is fairly low in embodied energy. And when it does come time to replace it, it can be recycled. While other colors and styles of siding can look dated, cedar siding is timeless. Our cedar siding is extremely durable and strong enough to stand up against high winds, hail, freeze/thaw cycles, high humidity, fungal decay, termites and more. While wood in your property often needs special care and extra protection against moisture, cedar is naturally water resistant. 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. This can be due to severe weather or myriad other factors of a Glen Head summer or winter. Another perk to cedar siding is that it can be fixed easily, and individual sections of it can be replaced easily if necessary.

Cedar increases the long-term value of the home, as well as the aesthetic appeal. Our technicians have experience in siding hundreds of new houses and buildings. If you have existing siding, it is important to hire a company that knows the perfect way to remove it so that the new material goes over it without trouble . If you have existing cedar siding, it’s important to hire a company that knows the most fitting way to remove it so that the new material can be placed properly. Expressway specializes in cedar siding and roof restoration, cedar board replacement, staining and all other aspects of restoring or maintaining a home with cedar siding.

Expressway: The Cedar Shingle Experts

Our cedar siding experts 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 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. We 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 pros 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 home 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 dwelling, give us a call. Our technicians 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.