replacing your siding

Replacing Your Siding

Renovation and remodeling projects are big business, and these projects include both large and small scale jobs, such as replacing a roof or painting a room. As a smart property owner, you know that keeping your premises in tiptop shape is just good business sense. 

When you are considering a renovation project, you will want to take a few things into consideration. You’ll need to take a look at the advantages of the project and compare that to the projected costs of the project itself. Will it increase the equity of your property, or is it going to enhance the efficiency and productivity of your business? Replacing the siding on an older building is a project that will cover some of these considerations, such as the attractiveness of the site, as well as safety and protection against vermin and further damages. Here are some reasons for replacing your siding:

Return On Investment

Replacing siding has an expected ROI of approximately 80 percent, which makes it one of the best financial choices in a renovation. It adds equity to your home, so your actual cost is less than one-quarter of the project’s value. Don’t forget the curb appeal; when it comes to resale, this is huge. Good first impressions are vital in real estate. 

Energy Efficiency

New siding will enhance the efficiency of your insulation and reduce the transfer of both heat and cold from the interior to the exterior of your home. Modern siding materials often incorporate insulation into their design. 

Damage Protection

Siding provides protection against the elements, ensuring that your structure is not compromised. Old, worn-out siding makes your location vulnerable to water damage, which will cause problems with timber, plasterboard, and electrical wiring. One tiny gap or crack during a storm can allow wind to peel the siding away from the building, and that can cause others to peel away, and in no time you’ve got much bigger issues. 


Here at Ascension General Contractors, we are full-service repair specialists, and we’re always ready to help you with your renovation and repair projects. If it’s time for replacing your siding, give us a call today and let’s get started!