Cedar Shake Roof Repairs Near North Fork
Want Your Cedar Siding Replaced?
Revitalize Your Home’s Exterior
The more time goes by, the more people realize how beautiful natural materials can be when used for siding or roofing. This is particularly true for cedar wood shake siding and roofing, which offers decades of defense and adds a stunning design feature to your North Fork 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 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 affected by a storm or hail, wind – or general wear and tear, you can rely on the our pros to get your dwelling’s cedar exterior back in shape.
Repairing Cedar Shingles
We use only the finest cedar products in the industry and our quality and craftsmanship are second to none in the North Fork area. Get the relief of knowing that your residence 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 can be in the form of shingles or “shakes.” The beauty, durability and benefits of cedar have been known for a long time in the United States. Western Red Cedar will help retain warmth inside during the cold North Fork winter months and keep your interior temperature stable during the New York summer. In a world made up mostly of houses with the same old vinyl siding, houses clad with cedar siding stand out as classic, unique and beautiful.
Horizontal choices 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. Due to the millions of tiny hollow fibers within the wood, wood siding can also help insulate your structure; it can save you money on your energy bills by keeping your homee warmer during the cold winters and keeping cool air in during the summer. 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 plus of wood siding is that it is available locally in many regions, is biodegradable and is fairly low in embodied energy. The unique tones and patterns of untreated cedar siding mean no two dwellings look exactly the same. While other colors and styles of siding can look dated, cedar siding is timeless. Because cedar has such a classic look, it goes well with different types of dwellings. 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. Cedar is a ‘green’ or ‘renewable’ resource. That’s because new cedar trees are always being planted to replace the ones being hewn for property products. Though our workmanship and product choices are excellent, once in a while cedar siding does need to be fixed. Another benefit to cedar siding is that it can be replaced easily, and individual sections of it can be fixed easily if necessary.
Our cedar siding is designed to look great and provide years of protection with minimal maintenance. Our pros have experience in siding hundreds of new dwellings and buildings. If you have existing siding, it is important to hire a company that knows the best way to remove it so that the new material goes over it without issues . 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 can be placed properly. No need to hire a carpenter when Expressway handles the project and all carpentry work is done by our very own skilled professionals.
Expressway: Expert Cedar Shake Contractors
Our technicians have served the Long Island region since 2001 and we’ve learned a thing or two about building with cedar siding during that time. We are plugged in to the most fitting 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. 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 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 structure project. There is no job that our siding experts consider too big or too small. If you own a building near North Fork – 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 property, give us a call. Our pros will be pleased 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 aims.