How CHE is Different From Other Siding Contractors

Why should you trust Custom Home Exteriors, Inc. over other siding contractors? Because we have the experience and skill to do the best job, the character to put the customer’s needs above our own, and the results to prove it. In this post, I will cover several of the reasons why you can count on […]

6 Facts About Wood Siding That You Should Know

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When it comes to house siding options, wood is a classic choice. It’s been around since the dawn of man, and it’s served us well ever since. Wood siding looks good, can last a long time, and is relatively easy to install.  That said, there are certain facts you should be aware of if you’re […]

7 Key Facts About Cedar Siding

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Custom Home Exteriors, Inc has been placing and replacing siding for over 20 years. In that time, one of the most popular requests for house siding has been cedar siding. Cedar is perhaps the classic among classics – it’s timeless, authentic, and it looks great. But is cedar plank the best choice for your home […]

10 Advantages of Fiber Cement Board

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  There are a lot of options for house siding, but one of the most popular is fiber cement board. It’s not hard to see why. Fiber cement has a lot of unique benefits, and the products of modern manufacturers like Hardie siding look gorgeous. This is one of the reasons I chose fiber cement […]

Why CHE is the Siding Contractor You Can Trust

Custom Home Exteriors, Inc was founded over two decades ago to be the siding contractor that follows through where others can’t or won’t. In 1998, I was a struggling young man living out of his car. I managed to get a job on a construction crew under a man named Steve Myrick. Steve was a […]

4 Unique Benefits of Hardie Plank Siding

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We at CHE have placed a lot of house siding in our 20+ years serving Raleigh, North Carolina. Be it vinyl, cedar, or fiber cement, we’ve seen the pros and cons of many different materials and brands. However, when it comes to fiber cement siding, our clear preference is Hardie plank siding.  The James Hardie® […]

Best House Siding – Vinyl, Fiber Cement, or Cedar?

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If you’re looking to remodel your home exterior, then it may be in your best interest to consider what would be the best house siding material for you. This can be a daunting task, as there are a lot of siding options out there.  Determining the Best House Siding At CHE, we focus on a […]

Is Hardiplank the Best House Siding?

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These days Hardiplank® is a very popular choice for house siding. I understand the appeal. In my 20+ years of home exterior installation, I’ve never seen another fiber cement brand outperform Hardie siding.  However, there are other options for your home remodel than fiber cement. Here I’ll outline a few of them and share some […]

Hardie Board Siding vs Certainteed: 5 Facts To Know

Two of the best known fiber cement brands are Hardie board siding and Certainteed®. Each company has been around a long time, and each has its fans. I’ve used both in my 20+ years of home remodeling, and here I’ll compare both brands so that you can better evaluate your house siding options. Hardie Board […]

Why Hardie Board is the Best Fiber Cement Siding

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There are a number of house siding options you can use for your exterior remodel, such as vinyl siding and cedar. However, one of the best all around options is fiber cement. Fiber cement siding is more durable and longer lasting than vinyl, and it’s resistant to insects and fire unlike cedar. It’s also the […]