Cedar Siding And Roofing

Cedar Shake Roof Repairs Near Plainview

Need Your Cedar Shakes Replaced?

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 Plainview structure. 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 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 hurt 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.

Repairing 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 Plainview area. Get the relief of knowing that your property 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 retain its shape while also taking well to nailing and staining. In a world made up mostly of structures with the same old vinyl siding, residences clad with cedar siding stand out as classic, unique and beautiful.

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. Our experts know what will work optimally with Plainview’s ever-changing climate conditions and can help you decide what type is perfect for your structure. Due to the millions of tiny hollow fibers within the wood, wood siding can also help insulate your house; it can save you money on your energy bills by keeping your structuree 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).

Is Your Cedar Damaged?

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. And when it does come time to replace it, it can be recycled. Customers 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 is also naturally resistant to decay and insects. 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 structure products. Though our workmanship and product choices are excellent, once in a while cedar siding does need to be replaced. Another bonus to cedar siding is that it can be fixed easily, and individual sections of it can be repaired easily if necessary.

Our cedar siding is designed to look great and provide years of protection with minimal maintenance. 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 most fitting practices for building cedar siding and will work tirelessly to ensure that your siding is installed correctly so that its benefits are maximized and it looks fantastic. 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 nailed in properly. Expressway specializes in cedar siding and roof restoration, cedar board replacement, staining and all other aspects of restoring or maintaining a house with cedar siding.

Expressway: The Cedar Shake Pros

Our technicians 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 best practice involved with building 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 technicians 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 reach out to 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 dwelling near Plainview – 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. We 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.