What Is Brickface Siding?
October 22, 2009
For those looking for a way to update the look of their home without spending a lot of money, brickface siding may be the ideal choice. This material is now available through numerous manufacturers and is gaining in popularity. Although it is not a new product on the market, it has become more popular recently. More so, the latest products offer a higher quality of application and use than older ones. But, what is it and is it right for your location?
Brickface siding is a standard type of siding material that looks like real bricks. It is not actually comprised of bricks, though. It is created using a unique masonry technique that really does mimic the look and feel of real brick on the home. The good news is that there are many products on the market, offering a variety of styles for the homeowner to use.
There are several key benefits to using this type of siding material.
1. Brickface is beautiful. It is available through manufacturers in a variety of colors and textures. You will find traditional as well as a variety of bricks styles available. Select the color that is right for your particular landscaping and home needs.
2. Brickface is fairly easy to maintain. You will not have to do much work to it, just like you would not do to traditional brick. Washing with mild detergent may be necessary from time to time.
3. You can have the product customized to get the right color or texture right for your home. Though more expensive, this really gives you the authentic look you are after.
If you are considering a new siding application, do ask about brickface siding. You may be impressed with this simple product.