For homeowners, winter is synonymous with temperature control and energy efficiency, because let’s face it, no one likes racking up hefty utility bills or living in a cold and drafty home. The good news is, insulated vinyl siding, among other things, will make sure your homeowner winter needs are met! Not only is Insulated Vinyl Siding great for controlling your homes heating and cooling it is also attractive (especially our own Ocean Park XL Ultra & Richmond Ultra) so it will make your house look beautiful, but it has all sorts of other surprising things going for it, too.
Benefits of Insulated Vinyl Siding vs. Traditional Vinyl Siding
Are there rooms in your home that you avoid because they’re freezing cold in the winter? If so, you certainly aren’t alone. Adding insulated siding to your home will allow you to maintain a consistent temperature throughout the entire home, so you can enjoy every part of your home, all year long. It’s time to get rid of those heavy jackets or multiple layers and simply enjoy the warmth and comfort of being indoors on a cold winter day!
Insulated Vinyl Siding is Energy Efficient (Energy Savings!)
Energy efficiency is important for the planet and great for the heating bill. Insulated vinyl siding may seem, at first, like a large investment, but the payoff period is a lot shorter than you may think. You’ll be able to lower your energy bill through the winter months. After all, if you don’t have adequate insulation, you’re paying to heat the outdoors!
Do you live near a busy highway or on a noisy street? If your family is always being disrupted by the noise levels in your neighborhood, insulated siding will make a significant improvement in the way you enjoy your home. In fact, insulated siding can decrease noise levels by up to 45%!
Protection from the Elements
Insulated siding is designed to shed water and allow walls to dry quickly, preventing the growth of mold. It will keep you warm on those cold winter nights when the northerly winds gust. But insulated siding also has a built-in ingredient that deters termite infestations.
It’s easy to overlook insulation products; after all, it’s not the flashiest element of home construction. However, inadequate insulation can lead to many unforeseen problems. Insulated siding is an easy, cost-effective way to make your home more comfortable while enjoying the benefits of increased energy efficiency, noise reduction, and pest control!
For more information, check out our insulated vinyl siding selection!