The Benefits Of James Hardie Board Siding

There are so many options when it comes to choosing which material to replace the siding on your home. Whether you choose vinyl siding, insulated siding or James Hardie Board Siding (Hardie Plank), they are all great options; but today, we are going to focus on the tremendous amount of benefits that James Hardie Board can offer your home.

Who Is James Hardie?

Back in the 1980s, The James Hardie manufacturer developed and launched a product made of a cement mixture that is not only more durable than vinyl siding, but many homeowners also feel that it is more attractive. Just like any great product, some imitators make cement based siding, but when you mention the name James Hardie, almost everyone associates the name with cement siding.

What Is It Made Of?

Hardie plank is made of mainly cement, mixed with water, sand, and wood fibers, giving it everything needed to properly protect your home regardless of what mother nature has to offer.

Benefits Of Hardie Plank


  • Hardie plank comes with a standard 30-year warranty that is not prorated. This is very important to make a note of as if anything severe were to happen, and it needs to be replaced, insurance companies are quick to prorate vinyl siding’s value as it ages, and Hardie Plank does not.


  • You will truly be blown away with the large variety of colors, and styles that you can choose from when picking Hardie Plank as your new home exterior protector. You will be able to give your home the best curb appeal out of any home in the development, we guarantee it.


  • Hardie Plank is fire resistant, and more than capable of holding up to mother nature’s storms, hail, and wind. You can sleep comfortably knowing that your home is protected with Hardie Plank.

Contact Chesapeake Roofing, Siding & Windows

We proudly serve all of central Maryland, Anne Arundel County, and the surrounding communities. Contact one of our representatives today at 1.866.607.2851 to find out more about James Hardie cement siding can improve your home’s curb appeal and value.