Pump Up Your Siding and Trim with Natural Wood Looks

There’s nothing like natural wood—the authentic feel and the timeless look. It’s one that’s tough to replicate, especially as a home exterior, but James Hardie mastered the look of wood and threw in the strength and durability of fiber cement, too. Schmidt Exteriors can install this and any kind of James Hardie siding for you. […]

Home Siding that’s High Quality, Lower Maintenance

There are highs and lows with everything. Thankfully, with high quality James Hardie exterior you’re getting a combination of good looks, durability and lower maintenance not found in other types of siding and trim. When it comes time to clad your home, go with hardworking, lasting products that will stand the test of time. You […]

3 Simple Ways to Cozy Up Your Exterior Style

Creating a space that feels both homey and welcoming seems to be a part of the Midwest makeup. A space that breathes comfort and relaxation. A space where you’d love to curl up with a blanket and watch the snow fall. James Hardie® siding and trim can help you create that space and call it […]

Give Your Exterior a Makeover with Schmidt Exteriors

There’s nothing like aged, rickety home siding getting a makeover. A simple siding update on drab-colored siding can make a home feel cleaner, brighter and even larger. Check out this James Hardie re-sided home exterior with ColorPlus® Technology, giving this home a refreshed face lift.   These Chicago homeowners swapped their worn-wood siding for HardiePlank® […]

Complement your Home’s Siding with a Door that Pops

If you find yourself drawn to a softer, neutral color siding, there’s a simple way to add easy pop to your palette—douse your front door in a bold color. A daring front door hue can easily refresh your entire exterior and add instant curb appeal. James Hardie® siding and trim has a vast palette of […]