Taking Sides: There’s no shortage of cladding options for green homes. Here’s what to weigh when making your selections.

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Although many products are available, there is not perfect exterior cladding product. Choosing a siding material depends on what's suitable and allowable in your specific location. This white paper compares the major types of residential exterior cladding to common attributes for green building. Products discussed include:

  • fiber cement
  • wood
  • vinyl
  • brick
  • manufactured stone
  • stucco and EIFs

Download this white paper to learn more details about the attributes of each exterior cladding material.

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