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Is that a good idea?

Posted by Petalyn Swartalbert

Nov 2, 2011

 

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In a pinch, would you choose exterior siding based on color rather than practical long term maintenance benefits?

While aesthetics is important to most of us, you and I know that peace of mind for the future makes for a compelling argument these days. But you may be surprised to find out that color wins as the deciding factor 60% of the time.

 If you tend to be among the 60%ers you can actually have your cake and eat it too because if you are considering a James Hardie fiber cement product, then you are still being very practical by default. While color can calm and inspire, surveys show that having to pick color can stress us to no end.

Unless you are a trained specialist in exterior color, you probably hold your breath when it comes picking colors that fit the style and character of your home. 12 Best Practices Tips for Picking Exterior Colors.

If you tend to be among the 60%ers you can actually have your cake and eat it too because if you are considering a James Hardie fiber cement product, then you are still being very practical by default. While color can calm and inspire, suveys show that having to pick color can stress us to no end.

Unless you are a trained specialist in exterior color, you probably hold your breath when it comes picking colors that fit the style and character of your home.

 

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Not Using a Pre-Colored Material?  ...hummm!

If you need to paint because you are residing with a non pre-colored product like Artisan or wood take a gander at our:12 Best Practices Tips for Picking Exterior Colors.

For the rest of us, however, agonizing over color is no longer necessary. The first thing you should feel when you look at your home is pride, and color travels the shortest distance to the brain to deliver that sense of pride.

In keeping with the forward thinking culture at James Hardie, they decided to hired color specialist Leslie Harrington to create stunning combinations so you can relax and be completely comfortable with your choices.

Don't forget to download our 12 Best Practices Tips for Picking Exterior Colors.

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Steven and Petalyn Albert

S.E.A. & Peninsula Siding

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