Cedar Siding And Roofing

Cedar Shake Siding Repairs Near Oyster Bay

Thinking About Cedar Shake Siding?

Call The Pros At Expressway

The more time goes by, the more people realize how beautiful natural products can be when used for siding or roofing. This is particularly true for cedar wood shake siding and roofing, which offers decades of beauty and adds a pleasing design addition to your Oyster Bay property. Natural wood does come with special maintenance requirements, but there’s a lot of value and beauty for homeowners 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 hurt by a storm or hail, wind – or general wear and tear, you can rely on the our pros to get your home’s cedar exterior back in shape.

Addressing Cedar Shingles

Our cedar siding experts use only the finest cedar products in the industry and our quality and craftsmanship are second to none in the Oyster Bay area. Get the relief of knowing that your home 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. Cedar siding is simply siding cut from (most commonly) the Western Red Cedar. Cedar siding features great dimensional stability, which allows it maintain 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. 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 value of your home 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 perk 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. Clients can treat the siding with stains, finishes or oils to create a variety of different textures, looks and colors. 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. 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. Cedar is a ‘green’ or ‘renewable’ resource. That’s because new cedar trees are always being planted to replace the ones being hewn for residence products. This can be due to severe weather or myriad other factors of a Oyster Bay summer or winter. Another plus to cedar siding is that it can be fixed 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. So once you’ve settled on all of the details, our installation technicians will get right to work. These highly trained and experienced technicians understand the best practices for building cedar siding and will work tirelessly to ensure that your siding is installed correctly so that its plusses are maximized and it looks fantastic. If you have existing cedar siding, it’s important to hire a company that knows the ideal 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: The Cedar Shingle Experts

Our pros have served the Long Island region since 2001 and we’ve learned a thing or two about crafting cedar siding during that time. Our pros are plugged in to the optimal 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 we 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 contact us or email us today for a free estimate on your cedar siding residence project. There is no job that our technicians consider too big or too small. If you own a property near Oyster Bay – 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. We will be glad to give you details on all of our ideas, answer any questions that you have and provide recommendations to help you choose an option that will meet all of your aims.

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