Fiber Cement Siding
The first fiber cement siding used on homes in America was James Hardie. They are the global leader in fiber cement technology and they have been providing solutions to architects, builders and homeowners for over 100 years. It was introduced in the 1980's as a durable, lower maintenance alternative to wood and vinyl. James Hardie products combine innovation, versatility and safety by offering a variety of design possibilities and performance. It is estimated that over 5 million homes have James Hardie siding. It is also the only fiber cement siding that earned the Good Housekeepng Seal of approval in May of 2013. It is available in different size, styles and textures.
HardiePlank fiber cement lap siding enhances and protects homes in all types of weather. The natural wood grain texture compliments a wide variety of design elements. It is available in a primed finish in 6", 8" and 12" widths and all are 12' long and backed by a 30 year manufacture warranty. For the ultimate in performance and technology there is Hardie Color Plus lap siding in 22 pre-finished colors backed by a 15 year warranty.
HardiePanel fiber cement vertical siding provides value and long lasting performance. It typically comes in 4x8 panels (sheets) in woodgrain, smooth, stucco and grooved woodgrain. Other sizes may be available check with a Star sales associate. It is stocked in primed with can be ordered in 22 pre-finished colors with James Hardie Color Plus technology.
Hardie Shingle fiber cement siding offers the same architectural detail as cedar shingle but resists rot, cracking and splitting. It is beautiful all by itself or as a decorative element when combined with other siding products. It comes in different decorative edges and is available in primed or Color Plus.
Artisan Lap from James Hardie is the only architectural grade product that couples beauty with superior structural integrity. At 5/8" thick your homes will feature distinctive deep shadow lines for premium aesthetics. All lap board are beveled on the back to lie flat to ensure stability. Their unique tongue and groove feature allows end joints to fit tightly together for a precise fit and finish. Resistant to fire, water, insects and harsh weather. Backed by a 30 year limited warranty. This product is special order only. Guranteed to set your home apart.
James Hardie Soffit panels are available in vented or non-vented styles in a variety of sizes in wood grain or smooth finish. Check with a Star sales associate for availability.