Cedar Siding And Roofing

Cedar Shake Siding Repairs Near Shelter Island

Need Your Cedar Shakes Repaired?

Call The Pros At Expressway

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 integrity and adds a stunning design addition to your Shelter Island home. 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 damaged by a storm or hail, wind – or general wear and tear, you can rely on the our pros to get your structure’s cedar exterior back in shape.

Is Your Cedar Siding Musty?

Our cedar siding experts use only the finest cedar products in the industry and our quality and craftsmanship are second to none in the Shelter Island area. Cedar siding has been used on residences 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 advantages of cedar have been known for a long time in the United States. Cedar siding features great dimensional stability, which allows it keep 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. 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. Our experts know what will work best with Shelter Island’s ever-changing climate conditions and can help you decide what type is fitting for your structure. With over 20 years in the cedar siding business, our professionals can help you figure out which option will complement your property or building fittingly. Our cedar siding will help to insulate your structure and reduce thermal conductivity, which may help lower your monthly energy bills.

Is Your Cedar Concerning?

Another bonus of wood siding is that it is available locally in many regions, is biodegradable and is fairly low in embodied energy. Plus, old-growth trees make recycled or salvaged materials viable green ideas. 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 structure often wants special care and extra protection against moisture, cedar is naturally water resistant. Vinyl siding is very popular, however, it has one serious drawback. 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 benefit to cedar siding is that it can be repaired easily, and individual sections of it can be replaced 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. 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 problems . If you have existing cedar siding, it’s important to hire a company that knows the perfect way to remove it so that the new material can be installed 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 Shake Pros

Our cedar siding experts have served the Long Island region since 2001 and we’ve learned a thing or two about working with cedar siding during that time. Our pros 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 pros 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 contact 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 structure near Shelter Island – 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 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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