Hardie siding isn't more or less expensive than other forms of siding and if requires almost no maintenance. Since cement board siding is so durable to pests and rot, repair is rarely needed and unlike other siding, hardie plank will never deteriorate.
- Painting: Hardie board siding is known to retain paint longer than wood. Because it is moisture-resistant, it never swells or rots so the paint never peels, chips or cracks. Since you don’t have to invest in future re-painting, this product not only saves you money in the long run, it also saves you time and energy.
- Selection: If you want to select your own personal paint color, hardie plank can come pre-primed for easy application. It also comes in a variety of pre-painted colors from which to choose, allowing you to select the proper shade without lifting a finger.
- Less Upkeep: Maintaining wood siding is troublesome, but what about the convenience of vinyl siding? Sure, vinyl siding is durable but it is far from impenetrable. It dents, sags, bends and fades. Hardie siding avoids all these troubles.