Fascia, Soffit, Siding and Trim

Duraibility and sustainability are prominate issues in the LEED™for Homes and the NAHB National Green Building Program™. All the materials used for fascia, soffits, siding and trim were chosen for their durability and sustainabilty.

The fascia and soffits were installed by the framer. The fascia material is LP® SmartSide® Trim, Cedar texture, 3/4” x 7 ¼”. The soffit material is LP SmartSide Soffit, Preciaion Series, Cedar texture, 7/16” thick. The siding corner trim is LP SmartSide Trim, Cedar texture, 3/4” x 3 ½” and is being applied by the siding contractor. SmartSide Soffit &Trim is an engineered wood product made from fast growing trees and treated with a zinc borate based process to resist moisture, fungal decay and termites.

The siding is JamesHardie® HardiePlank® Beaded Select Cedarmill® Lap Siding. HardiePlank siding is made from fiber cement which a mixture of sand, cement, cellulose, wood fibers, and water. Fiber cement siding resists moisture, is rot and termite resistatant and fire resistant.

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Corner trim in place and siding is being applied. View from the Southwest.

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Siding on the rear of the house. View from the East.

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Siding on the North side of the house. View from the Northwest.

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Close up of the soffit, corner trim and siding.

Close up of the soffit, corner trim and siding.

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