What is Fiber Cement Siding?

Fiber cement siding is a building material used to cover the exterior of a building in both commercial and domestic applications. Fiber cement is a composite material made of cement reinforced with cellulose fibers. Most commonly in our area, James Hardie’s HardiePlank® siding is the popular choice.


Styles

James Hardie comes in several styles – Lap Board, Architectural Shingles, and Vertical Panel siding. James Hardie’s diverse and detailed siding options will help you create a historically accurate, architecturally correct and beautiful home exterior.

James Hardie - HardiePlank® Lap Siding

Versatile and timeless. Sleek and strong. HardiePlank® lap siding is one of the most popular brands of siding in North America. All styles are Engineered for Climate® and come primed, or with baked-on ColorPlus® Technology. HardiePlank is available in 4 profiles: Cedar, Smooth, Beaded Cedar, and Beaded Smooth.
 

HardiePlank® Profiles

Cedarmill

Cedarmill

Smooth

Smooth

Beaded Cedarmill

Beaded Cedarmill

Beaded Smooth

Beaded Smooth

 

James Hardie - HardieShingle® Siding

With the authentic appearance of cedar shingles and the strength of James Hardie fiber cement, HardieShingles are better than the real thing. It is resistant to rotting, curling, warping and splitting. HardieShingles are available in 2 profiles: Staggered Edge Shingles, and Straight Edge Shingles.

HardieShingle® Profiles

Staggered Edge Shingles

Staggered Edge Shingles

Straight Edge Shingles

Straight Edge Shingles

 
 
 

James Hardie - HardiePanel® VerticalSiding

The beauty of HardiePanel vertical siding is that it is not only unique, but timeless as well. Crisp, clean lines make it a smart choice for strong, contemporary designs. Combine with HardieTrim® boards for a rustic board-and-batten look. Or, go for the more minimalist look of simple vertical lines. HardiePanel is available in 4 profiles: Cedar, Smooth, Stucco, and Sierra.

HardiePanel® Profiles

Vertical Cedarmill

Vertical Cedarmill

Vertical Smooth

Vertical Smooth

Vertical Stucco

Vertical Stucco

Vertical Sierra

Vertical Sierra


Colors

All James Hardie has 25 colors available for siding options, and 11 colors available for trim in our region.

Siding Colors


Trim

Trim is that final touch that completes your home’s design. Accentuate corners, columns, fascia, doors, windows and more with HardieTrim® boards.

James Hardie - HardieTrim® Boards

HardieTrim boards are perfect complements to your James Hardie® siding. Both products offer long-lasting protection from the elements, and a beautiful, natural look. HardieTrim comes in either smooth, or woodgrain with various dimensions:

THICKNESS: .75”
LENGTH: 12’
WIDTHS: 3.5” | 5.5” | 7.25” | 9.25” | 11.25”

HardieTrim® Profiles

Rustic Trim

Rustic Trim

Smooth Trim

Smooth Trim

Rustic Batten

Rustic Batten

Smooth Batten

Smooth Batten

Trim Colors


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