Insulated Vinyl Siding
Newer houses do not see as much of an impact when insulated siding is added.
Vinyl siding is a durable and affordable way to improve the aesthetics of a home and its function. Since energy costs go up and down, and Winter gets very chilly up here, insulation in your siding can make a big difference. Take a look at some ways to determine if this is a good option for you.
Foam backed insulated vinyl siding comes in two forms –
1. The siding and the insulation are fused together.
2. The insulating foam is made to conform to the vinyl.
Whichever way you choose will work fine. The reason that there are two options is sometimes one option allows the manufacturer to produce more product in less time than the other. Do sounds from the outside bother you? This siding option may be the answer to your prayers. If you live in a big city, for example, this could be a huge benefit for you.
Other benefits of include –
Stronger chance of fighting off any damage.
It can cover up any blemishes your home may have on its exterior.
Comfort is on of the siding’s biggest advantages when the weather gets cold.
Will it be a waste to spend some hard earned dough on this siding?
The answer is… it depends. If your home was built post 1980’s, the insulation combined with building methods will generally mean your home is well insulated. Nowadays, contractors have to follow more strict standards when it comes to building a home, so that means all of the materials they use are more heavy duty, and they can save you money. Houses that were built more recently will not see as much of a return on investment.But, if your home was built before 1990, you may stand to save quite of bit of money. The benefits of vinyl siding do not stop at money saving; it will also make your home look better.
The Investment For Insulated Vinyl Siding
Manufacturers have various pricing structures for insulated vinyl siding, but in general it will cost about 20-30% more than standard vinyl siding to be installed by a qualified siding contractor.
The professional contractors at Sims have plenty of years of experience under their belts, whether it be window replacement or vinyl siding.
Sim’s vinyl siding experts serve the greater Madison WI area, including Middleton, Waunakee, Fitchburg, Oregon, Verona, McFarland, Stoughton, Cottage Grove, Sun Prairie, DeForest and all of Dane County.