Siding is an important part of your home’s exterior. It is not only the outermost layer of your home but is also its first line of defense against the elements. With such importance to the functionality of your home, you’ll want to give your siding the proper attention and maintenance that it needs. This involves (but is not limited to) performing a routine check-up of your home’s siding and inspecting it for any damages or abnormalities. In today’s blog, we’ll be taking a closer look at common signs of siding damage. If that sounds interesting, keep reading below, or for siding maintenance in greater Portland, Maine, call Oceanside Exteriors at (207) 310–7659.
Cracks are one of the numerous signs of siding damage and one that should prompt homeowners to take action. What can make cracks in your siding so problematic is the fact that they typically lead to larger cracks, eventually damaging your siding beyond repair. If you notice cracks that have transpired in your siding, as a homeowner, you’ll want to take action sooner than later and call on a professional team like us at Oceanside Exteriors to make the right repairs.
Mold or mildew proves that it isn’t just inherent, physical damage – like cracks – that can cause issues for your siding. In fact, fungi, mold, and other related substances can cause significant damage to your siding over time. Make sure you stop them at the source by conducting a thorough inspection of your siding, or by making the proper repairs.
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