Inside The Outsides: Team CHE Blog

Custom Home Exteriors – 20+ Years of Excellence

Custom Home Exteriors – 20+ Years of Excellence

Since 1998, Custom Home Exteriors Inc. has been exceeding client expectations. Our story, philosophy, process, and results all set us apart from the typical siding contractor. The difference is that we’re committed to honesty, excellence, and your complete...

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Nichiha vs Hardie Plank: A Side-by-Side Comparison

Nichiha vs Hardie Plank: A Side-by-Side Comparison

I’ve been rehabbing home exteriors for over two decades, so I’ve seen it done a lot of ways with a lot of different products. One of the most popular house siding options is fiber cement siding, and the most popular brand of fiber cement is Hardie Plank. Fiber cement...

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Is Hardiplank the Best House Siding?

Is Hardiplank the Best House Siding?

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...

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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...

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Why Hardie Board is the Best Fiber Cement Siding

Why Hardie Board is the Best Fiber Cement Siding

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...

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Vinyl Siding vs Hardie Siding

Vinyl Siding vs Hardie Siding

When doing an exterior remodel, your choice of house siding has big implications. The two most common forms we see at Custom Home Exteriors are vinyl siding and Hardie Board. Here we’ll compare them side-by-side so that you can make an informed decision on which is...

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Hardie Siding: The Pros and Cons

Hardie Siding: The Pros and Cons

Easily one of the best options for house siding is Hardie siding. Hardieplank has been synonymous with fiber cement siding for decades, and it’s because it’s the best of its kind in terms of quality. Here we’ll explain the benefits of Hardie board siding for your home...

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CHE Founder featured in Entrepreneur.com

CHE Founder featured in Entrepreneur.com

Custom Home Exteriors founder Stephen Scoggins recently appeared in an article on Entreprenuer.com. The think piece, titled “Being Bored is the Best Thing That Can Happen to You”, is about the impact of boredom on success. Entrepreneur.com published the article on...

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Vinyl Exteriors: The Pros and Cons

Vinyl Exteriors: The Pros and Cons

At CHE, we’re often asked about the benefits of vinyl siding. We love this question, because vinyl exteriors can be a great option for house siding. While there can be a stigma that the material is cheap, the truth is that vinyl has undergone a number of improvements...

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Custom Home Exteriors CEO Interviewed by Adam Mendler

Custom Home Exteriors CEO Interviewed by Adam Mendler

Stephen Scoggins, CEO of Custom Home Exteriors (left); Adam Mendler, Creator of Thirty Minute Mentors podcast (right) Recently, Custom Home Exteriors CEO Stephen Scoggins sat down for an interview with Adam Mendler, creator of the Thirty Minute Mentors podcast. ...

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Massive Discounts On Residing Your Home

Massive Discounts On Residing Your Home

Introducing CHE's Remodeling Division Before we talk about the Massive Discounts On Residing Your Home, please let us share a brief essence of what we believe our relationship should be like. You don’t have to walk through a painful remodeling process, and you...

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Team CHE Staff Spotlight: Adriana Marshall

Team CHE Staff Spotlight: Adriana Marshall

Happy Friday followers! This week, we would love for you to meet Adriana Marshall. Our entire team has had a little trouble putting into words the value Adriana provides our installers, our customers and our team. Our founder and owner, Stephen Scoggins, will kick us...

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Team CHE Staff Spotlight: Jennifer Craig

Team CHE Staff Spotlight: Jennifer Craig

This week's Team CHE Staff Spotlight goes to Jennifer Craig. As you will see directly from the the words of her colleagues, this recognition is more than well deserved. Jenn never seeks recognition as she prefers her work to speak for itself. Although this...

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Team CHE Staff Spotlight: Clint Berry

Team CHE Staff Spotlight: Clint Berry

With such a large territory to cover spanning three states (North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia) we try really hard to keep our family culture alive with our out-of-market team members. Today's spotlight features one of our incredible team members who keeps our...

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Team CHE Staff Spotlight: Cody Nunn

Team CHE Staff Spotlight: Cody Nunn

Another Friday is upon us and we are beyond grateful for such a great team of dedicated individuals who make it a priority each and every day to serve our customers with excellence. Today, we put the spotlight on one of our dedicated field managers - Cody Nunn. As one...

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Team CHE Staff Spotlight: James Davis

Team CHE Staff Spotlight: James Davis

James Davis: The Epitome of Team We are excited for you to get to know Team CHE and meet the family of talented, dedicated individuals who make The CHE Companies what it is today. We could not think of a better person to kick off our Staff Spotlight series than Senior...

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What does it mean to be Team CHE?

What does it mean to be Team CHE?

We may be a little biased, but Team CHE (yeah, like those people right up there in the picture) is pretty amazing! Here at The CHE Companies we like to say it's our values and our commitment to excellence that make our team great, however, it's really the integrity...

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Exterior Siding Trends

Exterior Siding Trends

Let’s face it, it’s a virtual buffet out there when it comes to exterior siding options. While having so many choices available today is amazing, making the actual decision can be slightly less stressful than choosing your favorite flavor at one of those roadside...

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Welcome

Welcome

Welcome to  The CHE Blog: Inside the Outsides. As one of the largest exterior solution contractors in the Southeast, property owners rely on CHE for guidance on exterior siding, decorative millwork, painting, roofing and restoration services.  Check us...

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Terramore Homes Gives Back: 2017 Parade of Play Homes

Terramore Homes Gives Back: 2017 Parade of Play Homes

2017 Parade of Playhomes by Terramore Homes Custom Home Exteriors is extremely proud to be a trade partner with the incredibly passionate team at Terramore Homes and provide innovative exteriors to the 2017 Parade of Play Homes benefiting Duke Children’s Hospital and...

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Pulte Homes Opens Muirfield Village

Pulte Homes Opens Muirfield Village

Murifield Village by Pulte Homes Nestled in one of Cary’s most desirable neighborhoods lies Pulte Homes newest community, Muirfield Village. At Muirfield Village you will experience the luxury of big city living and the character and security of a close-knit small...

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Now Open 2018 Market by Lennar®

Now Open 2018 Market by Lennar®

2018 Market by Lennar® Located in the town of Holly Springs, 2018 Market’s unique architectural details bring personality and style to this rapidly growing Raleigh, NC suburb. TEAM CHE provided the upscale exterior siding installations on each of the homes in this...

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