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Fiber Cement Siding Takes a Front Seat
Not just a wood or vinyl substitute, fiber cement is a stellar siding choice in its own right for modern home exteriors
"fiber cement is a stellar siding choice in its own right for modern home exteriors... Fiber cement contains a mix of cellulose fiber material, Portland cement, silica... Fiber cement replaced the asbestos cement sheeting of Hardie board used until the... (fiber cement panels are termite and rot resistant and virtually maintenance free)... Design. Panels made with it are also called Hardie board, after the name of their..."
Seal the Deal With Fiber Cement Siding
Chameleon-like, durable and low maintenance, fiber cement gives home exteriors of all shapes and styles a winning edge
"fiber cement gives home exteriors of all shapes and styles a winning edge... fiber cement board? Fiber cement board in its current form was developed in the... asbestos cement board. A combination of sand, cement and cellulose, it can be produced... produced in panels, as lap siding and as trim pieces. Because it's durable (many manufacturers... fiber cement is an ideal siding choice. Architects and designers have taken to this..."
9 Top Siding Materials
Everyone knows brick and stucco, but what about fiber cement and metal? Learn about the options in exterior siding before you choose
"fiber cement and metal? Learn about the options in exterior siding before you choose... fiber cement panels. You just might be right, Pangaea. Looks like cor-ten on the... fiber cement product so comparing the cost of Parklex to fiber cement is like comparing... modern cement panel! My style preferences change with each picture as I scroll down... fiber cement siding and pvc trim boards. We are manufacturer of fiber cement board..."
Houzz Tour: Barns Inspire a Modern Farm Compound
Classic gabled looks mix with modern solar panels, universal design and more in the California hills
"solar panels, universal design and more in the California hills... fiber cement panels in textured, 4' x 8' to 4' x 10' panels with applied battens... solar panels, and the landscaping. The interior is beautiful in its updated, modern... solar panels provide all the electricity for the home? This definitely goes in my... Certainteed panels and have not seen siding like this. Could you tell me how you created... fiber cement panels). “This breaks up the massing of the structure and makes it look..."
Patio of the Week: Year-Round Gazebo Glory in Toronto
Lilacs in spring, snuggly blankets in winter. With weatherproof panels and seats aplenty, this gazebo is guest ready all year long
"weatherproof panels and seats aplenty, this gazebo is guest ready all year long... plastic panels looking nice? I have corrugated plastic deck panels and the nearby... vinyl panels removable for summer? Does she put them on in winter to weatherproof... vinyl panels zip in and out, like those around the cockpit of a boat - not up during... curtain panels? I searched everywhere for a heavy drape that could withstand a rainstorm..."
Houzz Tour: Zero-Energy Renovated Victorian in San Francisco
A 1904 home that's entirely energy efficient? Yes, courtesy of solar panels, radiant heating and water reclamation
"solar panels, radiant heating and water reclamation... Solar panels, radiant heating, water reclamation and an organic garden all combine... solar panels (efficiency 18%) are going to be able to heat 2500SF of living area... solar panels should have been oriented to the southwest to be more efficient, remember... Swisspearl cement composite panels; solar panels: Sunpower The interior glows with natural... photovoltaic panels. While Levy Art & Architecture makes sustainability a high priority..."
Houzz Tour: Rammed Earth and Vineyard Views Stun Down Under
Tightly edited colors and materials let nature shine, while solar panels and a passive orientation help this home tread lightly on the earth
"solar panels and a passive orientation help this home tread lightly on the earth... solar panels and a passive orientation. The home celebrates the environment and reflects... solar panel system outside helps generate enough energy to power the home and winery... percent cement and a small amount of water. The mixture was tamped down with handheld..."
The Truth About 'Simple' Modern Details
They may look less costly and easier to create, but modern reveals, slab doors and more require an exacting hand
"fiber cement panels. Can you get the same look with stucco or ordinary concrete walls... fiber cement panels but that would be rather costly. David - Installing the panels... architectural panel effects. Also requires careful installation, but can make a great detail... as is a panel system, generally fiber cement, that provides for a monolithic appearance... large panel, one of many that the wall is made of, is what opens. Architecturally..."
Houzz Tour: Going Completely Off the Grid in Nova Scotia
Powered by sunshine and built with salvaged materials, this Canadian home is an experiment for green building practices
"on the cement panels is a silicate-based paint from EcoHouse in New Brunswick (eco-house... -wall-panels-4969-9236.html) How big are the water tanks for storing hot water?... of the panels(solar) used in watts please. Thank you great job. totally love this... concrete panels on the exterior that need to be coated. We are also in Nova Scotia... Wall panels that can be used for Exterior cladding. They have a densified finish..."
My Houzz: An Architect's Contemporary Green Home
An architect in Ojai, California builds his dream family home with a bedroom rock climbing wall, built-in bunkbeds and a stunning deck
Houzz Tour: A California Home Designed by Nature
My Houzz: Contemporary Lakeside Jewel in Texas
A geometric window design acts as the springboard for a builder's dream family home on a lake near Austin
Home Noir: Black Exteriors Emerge From the Shadows
People are darkening their doorsteps more and more around the U.S. — but is the trend a bright idea?
Tossed and Found
Knotty and Nice: Highly Textured Wood Has a Modern Revival
"knotty-pine-paneled basement during a story meeting and the editors around the table groaned... only wood paneling that looks horrible is the old faux wood 4x8 paneling sheets from... cheap paneling that showed stripes of glue between the vaneer "panels." And dark... dark panelling on four walls of a basement is very dark. But besides that, I have always... groove paneling. Every room including the kitchen. It was way too much. I think it..."