James Hardie Fiber Cement: Siding That Will Stand Up to Weather, Pests and More

James Hardie For Extreme Colorado Weather

You probably never really think about your home’s siding until you have to and that is understandable.  But, living in Colorado, you probably think about it more than other places because our weather here insists your home is protected to the fullest.  For as lovely as our wonderful state is, it has plenty a lot of weather-related pitfalls to keeping one’s home siding intact. This is why, when thinking about replacing the siding on your Colorado area home, one of the very toughest sidings to consider is James Hardie Fiber Cement. James Hardie is a premium siding that not only looks gorgeous but will keep your Colorado home protected from nearly anything that our lovely but wild state has to throw at it.  Read below to find out more on this amazing home improvement.

James Hardie Fiber Cement For Long Lasting Protection And Beauty

James Hardie stands up to nearly any weather in any place in the world and Colorado is no exception!

James Hardie For Fire Protection

Fire in Colorado is a very real threat and to be truly protected you need a siding that won’t ignite instantaneously like wood or vinyl that melts instantly. James Hardie siding will not ignite when exposed to a direct flame and it won’t add fuel to the fire like other materials.

James Hardie For Hail Protection

James Hardie fiber cement siding is strong and durable so it won’t dent  or crack like vinyl when pelted by the infamous Colorado hail or windblown debris

James Hardie For Protection From Pests

Birds, squirrels, and insects are all critters that are a threat to many types of siding like wood, OSB or wood-composite siding.  James Hardie Fiber Cement keeps your home safe from these types of attacks; it can’t be pecked by birds and consumed by insects.

James Hardie For Protection From Extreme Cold

Severe weather is one of the most difficult things for a home to weather and your siding is the only barrier between you and something like extreme cold. James Hardie Fiber Cement Siding works amazingly in the cold, providing more insulation than other sidings and staying crack-free– unlike vinyl siding.

James Hardie For Protection From UV Fading

The sun in Colorado is hard on siding, making it fade and look shabby in short order.  James Hardie siding is very different and extremely durable under intense sun exposure.  It has a baked-on bond that is UV resistant, so it stays Colorfast longer than any other siding.  Meaning your Colorado home will stay looking bold and beautiful for years to come even in high-altitude.

For more information on James Hardie Fiber Cement siding, pricing on James Hardie Fiber Cement siding or to schedule a free consultation, contact Colorado Siding today!


Martin Faith is a proud Scotsman, business owner, and home improvement expert. In 2002, after an unfortunate experience with a local contractor and a siding project gone wrong, Martin decided to start his own home improvements company. His goal was to help other homeowners avoid having to suffer through the same experience. He founded Scottish Home Improvements, a customer-focused siding company based in Denver. Martin's small business grew rapidly and today is the largest siding company in the state. With an A+ Rating from the BBB, recognition as a Preferred James Hardie Elite Contractor, and over fifteen years of experience, Scottish Home Improvements is the number one trusted source for residential and commercial siding in Colorado.