Choosing the right material for your particular home features may be a bit difficult considering the costs, its durability, distinct qualities, and effectiveness. As accidents are inevitable, it is always ideal for homeowners to purchase something worth it, guaranteeing their safety as well as their property. Who wouldn’t say no to a siding or building item that is fire-resistant? Learn more about James Hardie® products in this post.
Each household’s siding must pass the standards set by building codes and certified laboratories in order to qualify as fire-resistant materials. Here are some of the important terms that will be frequently used as you compare siding products and their qualities:
As one of James Hardie’s recommended contractors, we encourage homeowners and businesses to check their best-selling products that are ideal for boosting a property’s fire resistance. It should be noted that fire feasts on wood, even melting vinyl instantly. With James Hardie siding, it will not ignite when exposed to a direct flame, nor will it contribute fuel to a fire as they are non-combustible.
Moreover, it is still best to realize that no material stays unaffected by the heat produced by flames. Yet again, ignition-resistant materials can effectively slow down the spread of fire.
Pritchett Roofing will be here to help with any roof replacement, siding, or window needs. Keeping you comfortable and safe during this chaotic time is very important to us. Reach us at (770) 343-7832 or fill out our contact form here. We serve clients in Woodstock, GA.