Cedar Siding And Roofing

Cedar Shake Siding Repairs Near Southampton

Thinking About Cedar Shake Siding?

Call The Pros At Expressway

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 Southampton dwelling. 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 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 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.

Replacing Cedar Shakes

Our cedar siding experts repair everything from cedar siding and cedar roof repair to a full roof replacement with cedar materials. Cedar siding has been used on dwellings 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. Homes with cedar siding as their exterior exude a rich, brown warmth.

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. Our experts know what will work optimally with Southampton’s ever-changing climate conditions and can help you decide what type is best for your structure. With over 20 years in the cedar siding business, our professionals can help you figure out which option will complement your house or building fittingly. 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. Cedar is also naturally resistant to decay and insects. 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 Southampton summer or winter. Another bonus to cedar siding is that it can be fixed easily, and individual sections of it can be repaired easily if necessary.

That’s because cedar won’t split, warp, buckle or crack – so cedar shakes will maintain their like-new appearance for years. We have experience in siding hundreds of new propertys and buildings. If you have existing siding, it is important to hire a company that knows the optimal 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 most fitting way to remove it so that the new material can be installed properly. Expressway specializes in cedar siding and roof restoration, cedar board replacement, staining and all other aspects of restoring or maintaining a dwelling 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 crafting cedar siding during that time. Our technicians are plugged in to the perfect practice involved with crafting 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 we 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 dwelling project. There is no job that our siding experts consider too big or too small. If you own a dwelling near Southampton – 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 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.