Finish siding wooden houses is made after the shrinkage of walls of wooden houses. Usually the siding, this band is a length of two to six meters in width from 10 to 30 cm and a thickness of 1-10 mm. Siding is vinyl, aluminum, steel, wood and cement. Fracture, or profile, siding is single – 'Christmas Tree', or double – 'ship-board'. The quality of the design profile does not affect everyone chooses for his taste. Topography, or texture does look like siding on the natural wood.
Coating (polymer or paint) protects it from mechanical damage and corrosion. Polymer coating is more durable but more expensive paint. Strips of siding fastened with each other locking latch. The lower part of the board snaps into the lock from the previous band, the upper nailed through the perforations, and then snaps to the next, etc. To install the siding needed accessories – set of decorative finishing elements. If we compare the siding with the usual for us to protective materials, it becomes clear that the main advantages of siding – durability and efficiency.
The cost of maintaining its in order minimal, and the entire care-wash pressure hose from the walls of dirt and dust. The cost of finishing the wooden house siding are quite comparable to the cost of high-quality finish stucco or clapboard. But after a couple of years owner sheathed house siding will be surprised to hear stories of friends about how they make up in the spring and tint the facade and walls, an annual spending power, time and money. Of all the siding is important for us Vinyl: according to estimates, it is used in 55% of cases. His popularity is based on the relative cheapness, durability, speed and ease of installation. In contrast to the front paint and plaster siding is not requires careful preparation of the wall surface. On the contrary, even if the surface is uneven, then the siding can hide all the flaws. Decorating the walls of this material is similar to the lining of wooden clapboard. Vinyl Siding is a hard coating made of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) in the form of bands with a lock-latch and a perforated edge for nails that are easily assembled in sections of any size. Siding made of plastic – it is monolithic (homogeneous) leaf thickness of about 0,9-1,5 mm. This material is not foliated, not blown up, no splits and no flakes. He is not afraid of moisture, fungus and insects, and resistant to adverse weather conditions, not toxic and flammable. Even in case of fire vinyl siding only slowly melted, thereby weakening the effect of fire on home construction. Siding does not change color, it does not crack under the influence of temperature and can be used in any climatic conditions. The sun's rays do not affect the quality stuff, because it contains special additives (including titanium dioxide), preventing warping and fading. The surface of the vinyl siding is embossed (wood) or smooth. The latter option is cheaper.