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The Cost of Replacing Siding on a House in 2019

June 19, 2019

The siding of your home is the protective layer added to a house’s exterior. It eliminates the damages and dangers from things like insects, UV rays, moisture, extreme Minnesota weather and acts as an insulator for heat. Therefore, ensuring that it is properly maintained and fixed is important for your home. The average cost of the total replacement of a siding on a house can range around 8000 to 12,000 dollars.  Beyond the overall size, here are some factors that contribute towards your final price tag in 2019.




  1. Preparation 

Before your siding can be replaced, certain precautions need to be taken so that the entire process is as easy as it can be. Preparation includes things like the removal of old and worn out wood, trimming of trees to clear way for action,  and protection to avoid water absorbing through the flashing process. application of the right protection. These parts are important since they determine the quality of the replacement process. 

  1. Type of Siding 

The process of siding installation involves you choosing the type you want put on your house. The kind of material you choose heavily determines the overall price of the entire process. Some options include:


  • Board siding 

  • Non-insulated siding 

  • Insulated siding 

  • Horizontal siding 

  • Vertical siding 

  • Shingles

  • Vinyl

  • Fiber Cement

  • Wood

  • Cedar Shake 

  • LP


Sound like a lot to choose from?  Not to worry. We are here to help you find the best material for your taste, style and budget. 


  1. Materials for Siding 

When you decide to reinstall your siding, there are certain features that are for you to decide upon –including the materials you want to use. The exact feel, look and touch of your siding will depend highly on what you select –so will the overall price. Consider factors like durability, resistance to external forces like rain water, ice, hail and MN extremes.  Installation methods vary greatly when deciding between aluminum, steel, plywood, vinyl or fiber cement. 


  1. Contractor 

Another additional cost that you will have to factor in is the cost of labor that is paid to your contractor. You want to ensure that you hire a company that offers the best solutions for you and is licensed and insured.  The ideal siding installation company provides you the best services at an affordable rate. Therefore, it is helpful to compare the reviews and reputation before getting an estimate. Choose the the company you feel most comfortable with and has a solid local reputation. You want best return on your investment and that’s where we come in.

  1. Additional Improvements

There are certain additional features you can get incorporated with your siding that can have an effect the final price tag. In order to ensure that you siding is protected from all sorts of harsh weather and animals, you might consider new gutters or replace your soffit and fascia.  All three are great ways to protect your home from water damage so crucial to get them installed professionally for the best protection and performance. You want the best solutions that properly protects and compliments the overall look of your home.  

These additional features can add to the overall price of your siding replacement.  Great things to think about while budgeting your home’s new look!  



Ready to connect with a siding solutions expert today?  Request a free online quote or call and set up a time with us that works best for your schedule. 

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