When either approach is used with clapboards or lap siding
, the end grain of every other piece of siding is left exposed, so the wood must be carefully sealed to prevent it from absorbing moisture.
Cutting lap siding
is tough because it's awkward to "four-wheel" the saw over the laps.
* Provincetown[R] and Yorktown[R] beaded lap siding
When clients visit the new showroom, they're able to look at fiber cement, vinyl brick, stucco, and cedar lap siding
. Or, they can examine the windows and other products built into "buildings" that frame the town square, where Thompson presides in the "Mayor's Office." Clients can "window-shop" down "Selections Lane," opening windows to touch products in displays maintained by vendors.
The holes are often located between bricks where mortar has fallen out, under lap siding
or in cracks in stucco.
James Hardie Hardiplank: the features and benefits of the company's lap siding
"From the lap siding
, the corner boards, and the cedar look-alike gables, to the soffit, fascia, and the eyebrow work on the arches above, they're all Hardie siding products.
sheets or planks for lap siding
. There are versions for trim boards and soffits too.
* siding--vary it with the architectural character: lap siding
of varying widths, board and batten, shingles, "half timbered" (battens over stucco board); and
Hatteras Western red cedar one- or two-course cedar panels are designed to be installed at the same speed and labor cost of lap siding
. The mixed-grain shingles offer a distinctive textured appearance and are applied to a panel with traditional-looking 1/8-inch open keyways.