Houzz is the new way to design your home.
454 cement siding Ideabooks
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 products from becoming a commonly used siding for houses. More than... vinyl siding (fiber cement panels are termite and rot resistant and virtually maintenance..."
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... fiber cement is an ideal siding choice. Architects and designers have taken to this... fiber cement available as a horizontal lap siding for traditional-style homes, but..."
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... The siding of a house is like the clothing we wear. Our choice of clothes depends... change our siding material easily. Even though we can change colors and accessories depending... exterior siding choices will help you pick one that goes the distance for your house... fiber cement siding and pvc trim boards. We are manufacturer of fiber cement board..."
So Many Reasons to Love Cement Tiles
You’ll notice their beautiful patterns right away, but cement tiles have less obvious advantages too
"away, but cement tiles have less obvious advantages too... batter, cement tiles are formed by hand pouring pigmented cement into decorative molds... told you cement tiles are a lot like checkerboard cake? Hear me out. When you slice... goodness. Cement tiles, popular in Mediterranean- and Latin-style spaces, are often highly... When the cement has set enough, the molds are removed and the tile is compressed under... cement? Love my cement tiled kitchen floor from Villa Lagoon Tile. I'm looking for..."
Wood, stone, metal, fiber cement siding protect exteriors while adding significant architectural appeal
Renovation Detail: Board and Batten Siding
Classic board and batten siding adds timeless appeal to traditional homes, modern structures and every style in between
"batten siding adds timeless appeal to traditional homes, modern structures and every... beautifully sided homes. As of late, I've been snoozing with visions of homes with board... style of siding is that there is no standard for board or batten widths and spacings... and the siding, with the wide boards going up next and the battens last.... blue B&B siding. Here is a picture of the side of the house. We had board and batten..."
How to Wash Your House
Avoid damage to siding and plants while getting your home's exterior shining clean, with this guide to using pressure washers and hoses
"damage to siding and plants while getting your home's exterior shining clean, with this... north side of my vinyl sided ranch house. It is the only side that needs washing... concrete siding and the north side of the house develops green fuzz - a solution of... to do 3 sides and then another 3 hours to do one side that was nearly black with mold... the new siding. What is the recommended way to clean actual aluminum siding? Our garage..."
Houzz Tour: Industrial-Modern Studio in Slovakia
Cement ceilings and exposed brick walls form a backdrop for efficient storage and modern furniture in a Central European studio
Guest Picks: Concrete Ideas for Patios and Decks
Look to lightweight fiber cement for functional outdoor furniture and accessories that are heavy on style
"fiber cement for functional outdoor furniture and accessories that are heavy on style... fiber cement material that renders the designs lightweight, easily transportable... use of cement, and particularly in the outdoor area. My favourites are De Castelli's... fiber-cement shells, they hang from the same rope used for sailboats. They have pure... fiber cement material contrasts with plants, and they look just as great indoors..."
Help! What Color Should I Paint My Front Door?
We come to the rescue of three Houzzers, offering color palette options for the front door, trim and siding
"wood siding versus stucco, etc.) and ask them to recommend the best product to use... and the siding is a cream beige (we just purchased house recently) the colors I pick... needs the siding at the top of the house painted or replaced. There is too much contrast... than the siding area. The house should be composed of three colors, the roof, the siding... 'brown' siding. I think the biggest mistake people make when selecting colors is the..."
Houzz Tour: Big Bay Views Buoy a Seattle Floating Home
"glass sides bring spectacular scenes into this newly industrial modern home on the... glass sides wide open to spectacular views of bay waters, the University of Washington... street side since the ocean was just across the street. People would drive by slowly... another from side winds. Not everyone wants a standard ordinary stick built home that... anchor two sides; the other two sides incorporate storage and smaller windows for privacy..."
My Houzz: A Reclaimed Wood House Rises From the Trees
Shou-sugi-ban siding, thoughtfully repurposed furnishings and a connection to both family and nature shine in this designer's new build
"i-ban siding, thoughtfully repurposed furnishings and a connection to both family... the wood siding treatment is so interesting. top ! I'd feel so free in this house. I... vertical siding NOT leak. If the builder properly sealed the framing or if you live... Reclaimed siding shapes the overall aesthetic. For the siding, Campbell went to her local... large cement pylon stilts. The railing around the house is antique metal found from..."
Frank Gehry Helps 'Make It Right' in New Orleans
Hurricane Katrina survivors get a colorful, environmentally friendly duplex, courtesy of a starchitect and a star
"fiber cement siding? Siding is rather unusual in Europe - except in Scandinavia-... fiber cement siding on my house and while I esthetically like the result, I am concerned... the two-sided paint. But I have to say, I would not want to live downwind of those... Exterior siding material: fiber cement, Nichiha On the back exterior of the duplex,... exterior siding color choices, all from Benjamin Moore's Natura and Aura zero-VOC lines..."
Houzz Tour: Finding the Essential in a Compact Guesthouse
Waiting out the economic downturn, a Wyoming couple takes up the challenge of living small — with beautiful results
"stream-side lot in nearby Wilson, dense with aspen and pine trees that backed up to... choice is cement siding, but of course wood siding looks so darn nice in a forest setting... on each side by bedroom and bathroom suites. He chose a simple shed shape, with a steeply... panels. A side view of the guesthouse reveals its classic shed form, common to iconic..."
How to Add a Backyard Shed for Storage or Living
Need a home office, a playspace or extra room for your stuff? Learn about off-the-shelf, prefab and custom sheds
"fiber cement siding was bought for a pittance from a local building supply store's... in the side yard. While I wait to have a studio shed of dreams built I just bought... the rear side of the shed to help hide the garbage and recycling can storage area.... on the sides to maneuver prefab pieces. But I can dream and be swept away here! All... 10" log siding from small local mill. Wood burning sauna with attached stainless steel..."